Rajiv Uttamchandani's focus as a social entrepreneur, and his emphasis on the benefits of business with a purpose, is evident in the four organizations he has founded which uniquely address urgent humanitarian and socio-economic conditions across the globe. The social impact of his organizations, combined with his unique ability to capture the hearts and minds of an audience place Rajiv in high demand as a Keynote Speaker around the world. Below are presented summaries of Rajiv’s socially responsible businesses.
A 501c(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to applying STEM (Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics) to safeguard, nurture, and empower survivors and individuals who are most vulnerable to become victims of human rights abuses. ISSHR emphasizes especially on the application of modern Science & Technology to address women’s and children’s rights issues including gender based violence, human trafficking, sexual assaults, female genital mutilation (FGM), the commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC), and child marriage.
The H.E.R. Summit is an international social enterprise which works together with small to medium sized businesses, nonprofits, schools, and government, to bring about necessary social change through innovative entrepreneurship measures. The organization consults with a variety of corporations to increase their efficacy in addressing social issues while enhancing their business profile. Projects culminate with a annual Summit extravaganzas which emphasize on social education and entrepreneurship to change the world.
The H.E.R. Club empowers schools, universities, and youth organizations worldwide to become agents of change in our society. The organization works with students, teachers, and administrators to stimulate a new generation of activists and social entrepreneurs. From incorporating human rights in educational curricula to helping schools better connect with global counterparts and collectively address urgent social issues, the H.E.R. Club methodology has yielded consistent and effective results in improving local community conditions with respect to environmental preservation and universal human rights.
The H.E.R. Journal is an electronic journal which discusses and highlights urgent issues surrounding the global human rights cause. H.E.R. Journal seeks to inform, empower, and involve the general populace more actively towards our civilization’s most pressing human rights concerns. With over thousands of subscribers and dozens of registered authors, the H.E.R. Journal is positioning itself as a leading international platform which openly highlights human rights crises and encourages the implementation of novel solutions to address them.