Motivated individual with good experience in environmental education, fund-raising, and community organizing. Demonstrated excellence engaging youth, children and various stakeholders around common causes while tactfully navigating cultural differences. Adapt readily to new challenges and environments. Proficient in Telugu Language.
Appala Reddy Yendreddi is an environmental activist, part of several impacting, interesting climate change initiatives. He is a self-motivated individual with diverse on-ground working experience in climate change & waste management. He facilitates and organizes several pollution control campaigns. His strive is to see a SUP, single use plastic free, non-polluted [link-omitted] pursued Master of Social Work degree from Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur.
He founded India Youth for Society [IYFS] in 2011 and Visakhapatnam District Cycling Association in 2017. Along with co-partner Jagadish Kumar Mummana, he established Green Initiatives, an e-waste waste management venture in 2017, which is running successfully to date. He was awarded LEAD India Fellowship in 2018, ‘Eco Peace Leadership’ Fellowship, South Korea in 2019 and was recognized by the Andhra Pradesh State Pollution Control Board, for his efforts in plastic pollution control measures.