The work of urbz was honoured by the Swiss President, Doris Leuthard, through an award given to Matias Echanove and Rahul Srivastava
urbz was honoured by the Swiss President, Doris Leuthard, on Friday Sept 1 at the Embassy of Switzerland to India and Bhutan through an award given to Matias Echanove and Rahul Srivastava. They were named "Ambassadors of Swiss-Indian friendship"! Other awardees included Prof M. S. Swaminathan, founder of M S Swaminathan Research Foundation - MSSRF.
Scientific and cultural exchanges are essential to innovation and development, and urbz hopes that the doors of both countries will open more widely to young researchers and practitioners seeking to acquire international experiences and broaden their cultural horizon.
urbz was born in Mumbai in 2008 Urbz Mumbai. In 2015 it opened an office in Geneva urbz - Genève, Switzerland. It also has partner offices in Sao Paulo URBZ brasil, Bogota Urbz Colombia and Seoul. Bringing together local knowledge and international experience has always been essential to urbz's approach and the collective hopes to continue for many years to come!