Dr. Madhav Chavan was named a 2014 Asia Game Changer for giving the gift of literacy to millions of Indian children. Launched in 2014 by the Asia Society, the awards recognize those leaders contributing to a positive future for Asia in the core areas of policy and business, arts and culture, and education. As co-founder of Pratham, Dr. Madhav Chavan has made it his mission to bring low-cost, quality learning to underprivileged children across India. Over the past twenty years, Pratham’s programs have educated millions of children and youth.