About Us

Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar Visits Kasa Rasa.

Wilma Rodrigues receiving the Social Entrepreneurship Award at the 4th Annual Forum of Action For India (AFI)

Our flagship decentralised waste management centre – Kasa Rasa 2 in Koramangala

Welcome To Saahas

Saahas was registered as a not- for- profit under the Society’s Act in 2001. It has FCRA (Foreign Contribution Regulation Act) certification and can accept foreign contributions.

The not-for-profit focuses on building capacities of public institutions like the Municipal Corporation as well as support progressive policies around waste management.

Some of the projects are listed below:

  1. Less Plastic for Me – 2001 (KSPCB, MAD,)
  2. Community Waste Management in Bomanahalli – 2002 (Bomanahalli and Janagraha)
  3. Community Waste Management in Jayanagar – 2003 (CIVIC)
  4. e-Waste management awareness and collection – 2003 (HAWA and GIZ)
  5. Upgradation of the informal sector for e-Waste management – 2004-2008 (GIZ, Indo-German Swiss Programme)
  6. Less Plastic for Me- 2006 (KSPCB)
  7. Awareness about Plastic Rules- CEE
  8. Waste Management at Lalbagh
  9. Less Plastic for Me- 2007 (Wipro)
  10. Decentralised Waste Management in Koramangala – CHF/Catepillar 2009-2012
  11. Decentralised Waste Mangement in Koramangala 7th Block- 2010 (RBEI)
  12. Recycling of packaging waste in Bangalore – Tetra Pak (2009-2013)
  13. EU Switch Asia – GIZ and MAIT – 2010-2013