GIVA GLOBAL INNOVATORS AWARDS 2020
The first edition of GIVA Global Awards was launched at GIVA Global Innovators Conclave 2020, 17 & 18 Jan 2020 in Bengaluru. It’s an annual award to recognise and honour missional innovators for their innovative initiatives in various fields across the world.
This year we have honoured 10 innovators with GIVA Awards at the GIVA Dialogues Session.
The awards were presented by Dr Kamala Chiranjeevi, Dr J Chiranjeevi and Mr Shanmugam Pillai.
Listed below are the awardees for the year 2020:
- Mrs Premlatha Samuel – Developing social awareness through street / stage performance & theatre (Media)
- Mr Peter Christopher – Making films & documentaries with Christ values
- Mr Philip Manickam – Global Missional mobilisation in innovative ways (Global)
- Mrs Malsawmi Jacob – Writing Christ valued novels and poetry to the public audience (Media)
- Reaching & Influencing the Nations – Redefining Unreached People Groups: Engaging Internationals.
- Mrs Cynthia Stephen – Building South Asian nations based on Christ values (Politics & Education)
- Mr Vinoth C. – Building nations based on Christ values (Politics)
- Mr Pon Nesan Lazarus – Communicating Christ message through Villupaatu (Folklore) to the public audience
- Mr Daniel Madapur – Business & Entrepreneurship Efforts (Business / Self Support)
Mrs Sita Poudel & Mr Resham Raj Poudel – Innovative Church movement (Nepal Gospel Centre) and social work (GLOW) in Nepal since 1970s
GIVA GLOBAL INNOVATORS AWARDS
With the changed world (missionally, politically & migration wise), it is imperative that we become relevant to the contemporary global scenario and also educate & inspire Churches, Mission organisations, Bible Colleges, Christian NGOs & Businesses to actively prepare future missional workers.
In the above backdrop, GIVA Global aims to recognise & celebrate People & Movements in meaningfully fulfilling the Great Commission of the Lord Jesus Christ globally.
These awards will be presented during GIVA Global Innovators Conclaves every year with the essence of celebrating missional innovators along with dialogues & interactions.
· Awarded to recognise and honour the missional innovators.
· Global recognition of innovators.
· Presented in the areas of Arts, Business, innovative Church, Media, Mission Organisations, Education, Politics / Civil Services & NGOs.
· Carefully selected by the GIVA Global Leadership.
· Presented annually at GIVA Global Conclaves, starting from the year 2020.