About Earth5R

Earth5R is India's fastest growing for-purpose environmental organization. It's a social venture with a focus on addressing deep-rooted socio- environmental problems. Earth5R is listed with the United Nations and Project 'I'm Earth' is recognized as UNESCO Green Citizen Project. A global network of volunteers spread across several countries and major cities of India fuel this movement.

What we do?

The 5Rs of Earth5R refer to our 5 Earth values - Respect, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Restore. Our mission is to drive a sustainable change through communities which are empowered by social entrepreneurship. Our tool for change is Social innovation. It is applied to education & social entrepreneurship.

Our Achievements

Within a short span of time, since its inception in November 2014, Earth5R has built an impressive track record to achieve its global goal. A core team of 250 people having an active community of 26,000+ people drives Earth5R. Currently, Earth5R is performing 40 community development activities per month across India.

Our Community Documentaries

Sustainability Ride to Villages in India

Social Entrepreneurship via Recycling at Kanpur, India

How Earth5R is taking action on Climate Change!

Environmental Awareness Workshop at Pune

River Cleanup by Hexaware Technologies at Pune

Paper Upcycling &r Livelihood Generation Program at Pune




EARTH JOURNAL is a provocative Scientific- Socio- Economic reportage through an Environmental lens. It’s magazine for lovers of earth, equality, and investigative journalism.


I’M EARTH is the community service project of earth5R which promotes public participation in the change process. Earth5R team organizes leadership development based outreach programs for the communities across the country.


EARTH TALK is an inspiring conversation about creating a livable Earth. It aims at promoting environmental leadership, inner and outer sustainability for creating better living conditions around us.


CNBC Awaaz

"How can you help protect the environment?" Watch Saurabh Gupta, founder of Earth5R as a panelist on CNBC Awaaz sharing his point of view for the World Environment Day: "The Earth is going to stay. It isn't going anywhere. It's us the humans who lose if we don't care." Watch the interview on YouTube channel of CNBC Awaaz


"Do it only if it’s super important to you, if it’s not, don’t waste your time because life is too short to do something that doesn’t include your emotional investment." Saurabh Gupta, Founder & CEO, Earth5R in an exclusive interview with leading international business publication, The Asian Entrepreneur Magazine. Read the interview


Sharing an inspirational story of how Earth5R materialised, CEO and founder Saurabh Gupta, a social entrepreneur said, "There are moments in life that define the direction in which our life is moving. I have had three such moments, first when I left my job, second when I completed 50,000 km of cycling.." Read the full story

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