CARPE | EcoSattva

Centre for Applied Research and People’s Engagement, established in 2015, is an Aurangabad based non-profit working towards inclusive and sustainable villages, towns & cities through evidence-driven & partnerships-enabled systemic solutions to pervasive civic challenges. CARPE | EcoSattva has developed a proprietary data-driven process called BOTRAM. The process is implemented by harnessing the established institutional machinery and enabling the delivery of exemplary municipal services. The overarching unique tool has been used to plan, execute, and monitor projects focused on solid waste management, rewilding and plantation, and restoring and rejuvenating neglected sources of water in 14 cities, towns and villages across 3 countries creating cleaner neighborhoods for 1.7 million residents.

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Endorsers that CARPE | EcoSattva partner with


Desai & Associates

Aavishkaar Capital is the equity arm of The Aavishkaar Group which manages in excess of US$1 billion in AUM across equity and credit. The Group’s shareholders include TIAA-Nuveen, Shell Foundation, Triodos Bank and Dutch Entrepreneurial Development Bank.

Desai & Associates

Desai and Associates (D&A) is a mission-based innovative finance advisory firm focused on designing and structuring blended and outcome-based financing solutions for public, philanthropic and private sector capital providers. We also provide research, advocacy and market building services to drive improved capital allocation for sustainable development. D&A’s mission is to increase the quantum of social impact finance, & the extent to which it is outcome based.

On-going/Past projects

CARPE | EcoSattva: Tackling Pervasive Civic Challenges in India through BOTRAM

By CARPE | EcoSattva

CARPE | EcoSattva is working towards achieving inclusive and sustainable cities, towns, and villages. We focus on smaller cities through a research and data-driven holistic sectoral approach.

Climate Action and Environment