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Highlights from our 5th Annual Healthy Workplace Conference

November 21st, 2017

Panelists from a Panel Discussion on Reducing Workplace Stress Many thanks to our wonderfully supportive sponsors Cigna and Reliance, our terrific partners NHRD and IAOH, the top-notch moderators and panelists from our well received panel discussions, the excellent emcees for the day and evening events, and indeed, all the incredible speakers that made our annual… Read More

Arogya World Recognizes 12 Companies in India as the 2017 Platinum Healthy Workplaces

November 8th, 2017

Pioneering companies with a total of more than 200,000 employees track workplace health metrics to address chronic disease among India’s workforce. November 9, 2017, BANGALORE, India – Arogya World is proud to announce that 12 leading companies in India were named as 2017 Platinum Healthy Workplaces today at its annual Healthy Workplace award ceremony, in recognition… Read More

Arogya World Recognizes 22 Companies in India as 2017 Healthy Workplaces

November 8th, 2017

101 Arogya World Healthy Workplaces in India, with 2.3 million employees, address chronic disease among India’s workforce. November 9, 2017, BANGALORE, India – Twenty-two more companies from a variety of sectors across India are being named as 2017 Healthy Workplaces today, in the fifth year of a powerful public health program underway by Arogya World, a global… Read More

A new tool to empower women across India on healthy eating

October 13th, 2017

We are excited about the upcoming launch of Arogya World’s MyThali, which shows what someone should eat–and in what quantities–at main meals. We just completed testing with more than 50 consumers of this new nutritional icon for Indian families. We developed MyThali first and foremost for urban, mostly sedentary Indian women. We want to empower them… Read More

Making mental health a priority in the workplace

October 13th, 2017

By Nalini Saligram, Founder and CEO of Arogya World Last month, the One Mind Initiative held a major conference in Napa Valley to highlight why companies and business leaders must make it a priority to tackle mental health in the workplace. Arogya World was invited to participate and discuss how our Healthy Workplaces in India are tackling… Read More

Raising diabetes awareness for the next generation of Indians

September 24th, 2017

By Arogya World Intern Meghna Phalke, Grade 11, San Jose, CA Over the summer, I had the opportunity to work as an intern for Arogya World in India where I attended four different trainings for four different groups of bright young children. It was a great pleasure to experience, despite the language barrier! I am… Read More

Meet the Arogya World Team: Meeta Walavalkar

August 24th, 2017

Meeta Walavalkar has over 15 years of experience working in the telecommunications industry, but she has been regarded as a pioneer in the organic breakfast products industry with her own organic bakery in Bangalore. She brings her fan following and marketing savvy to Arogya World. Here is her story: Tell me about your role in… Read More

Meet the Arogya World Team: Pamela Yih

August 24th, 2017

Pamela Yih’s background in pharmacy and dealing with patients suffering from noncommunicable diseases has prepared her for her current role as both CFO and a board member of Arogya World. Her friendship with Arogya’s CEO Nalini Saligram motivated her to get on board with the cause of preventing NCDs around the globe. Here is her… Read More

Hans Foundation Support to Amplify Arogya’s Impact in India

August 24th, 2017

Arogya World is thrilled to announce a significant new commitment from the Hans Foundation to advance our diabetes prevention work in India. Specifically, the Hans Foundation’s grant of $90,000 a year for three years will support our mDiabetes and Healthy Schools programs, helping us take diabetes prevention to hundreds of thousands of Indians where they live… Read More

Meet the Arogya World Team: Erin Justen

June 29th, 2017

Arogya World Fellow Mallika Rao interviewed Erin Justen. As a public health professional, Erin Justen has a passion for making the world a healthier place. She joined the Arogya World team last year as a Development Consultant, and has enjoyed her experience thus far. Here is her story: Tell me about your role in Arogya… Read More

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