Woman of the Year Award 1980  Morrison Tom Gitchoff Award, 2001  
Asia Region Award for Drug Prevention and Control, 1991   Woman of the Year  Award,  2002  
Ramon Magsaysay Award, 1994  Woman of the Year  Award,  2002  
Mahila Shiromani Award, 1995  Kiran Bedi honoured with UN medal 2004
Fr Machismo Humanitarian Award,1995   Mother Teresa Award for Social Justice, 2005
Lion of the Year, 1995  FICCI Award , 2005
Joseph Beuys Award, 1997  Transformative Leadership in the Indian Police Service 2006
ACCU-IEF Award, 1998  Suryadatta National Award 2007
Serge Sotiroff Award (UNDCP), 1999   Amity Woman Achiever for Social Justice 2007
Pride of India, 1999      
Bharat Gaurav Award, 1999
Chai with Manjula
...a show about giving
  since 2007
                                                                                          #44
Guest: Neeru Khosla
Co-Founder & Executive Director, CK-12 Foundation
www.ck12.org

CK-12 Foundation
is turning school Textbooks (from
Kindergarten to 12th grade) into
Flexbooks; books that are
flexible and free online.
This futuristic approach will transform
the learning and teaching process worldwide by ensuring
quality and consistency in education. In this interview Neeru
Khosla explains how, as a mother of school going children
she saw a critical need for such books and learning material
for children which could easily be customized.  

Neeru Khosla and her husband Vinod Khosla are well-known
philanthropists and
one of the 40 Billionaire families in the
U.S. who have pledged to give half of their wealth to charity,

as part of the Giving Pledge, a campaign launched by Warren
Buffett and Bill Gates urging the rich to make a moral
commitment to making the world a better place.
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