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Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/11/15 Editor's note: This article originally appeared on Forbes.com.Dr. Julie H. Sullivan is Executive Vice President and Provost at the University of San Diego, an Ashoka U Changemaker Campus, and President-...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/11/15 Editor's note: This article originally appeared on Virgin.com as a collaborative article by the Ashoka team. The report contextualises and explores the mission and impact of Ashoka   In 1950 Detroit...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/11/15 Editor's Note: This article originally appeared on Forbes.com and was written by Felix Oldenburg, Diector of Ashoka Germany. In the article he discusses the complexities of money and value flow into...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 05/25/15 For several years, we have been caught in a state of rapid transition; in our work, our social environment and our personal lives. Yet, there has been little or no conversation about the roles...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 05/25/15 Editor's Note: This video is created by RSA Animate. Bestselling author, political adviser and social and ethical prophet Jeremy Rifkin investigates the evolution of empathy and the profound ways that...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 05/22/15 Editor's Note: This article was first published on Ashoka's column on Forbes.com. It was written by Eana Chung who works with Ashoka’s Global Fellowship team and coordinated the 2015 Ashoka...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 05/22/15 Editor's Note: Adam Lent is European Director of Research and Innovation at Ashoka. His book ‘Small is Powerful: why the era of big business, big government and big culture’ is over is published next year...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/26/15 Editor’s Note: This article was written by Felix Oldenburg (@foldenburg), Director of Ashoka Europe and Germany after the Changemaker Alliance event held in Berlin to welcome 5 new Fellows.Earlier this...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/13/15 Editor's Note: This article was written by Brittany Koteles of AshokaUS and Sachin Malhan of Ashoka Changemakers who will take part in two SXSW sessions To Hell With Good Intentions, Part I ...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/11/15 The Istanbul Social Innovation Summit hosted by Ashoka Turkey and BMW Foundation provided social entrepreneurs, impact investors, leaders from civil society organization and corporate executives from both...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/04/15   Editor's Note: This article was written in a collaboration between Meera Vijayann of the Ashoka India team and Tsega Belachew of the Global and Ashoka Africa Teams. Anti-corruption activist and...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/02/15 Editor's Note: This article was written by the co-authors Olivier Kayser and Valeria Budinich, who wrote “Scaling up Business Solutions to Social Problems”, Palgrave MacMillan, February 2015. The article...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 02/27/15   The global community of Ashoka mourns the loss of fellow Alvaro Ugalde who along with Mario Bazo is seen as the father of Costa Rica’s National Park System.    Initially, Alvaro and Mario...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 02/27/15 Previously a Mechanical Engineer, Ashoka Fellow Arvind Kejriwal was elected as a Fellow due to his work which used a 2001 law called the Right to Information Act (RTIA) to bring political power back to...
 CEMEX del Tecnológico de Monterrey y Ashoka han abierto la edición 2015 del premio CEMEX-Tec, que invita a emprendedores sociales latinoamericanos a presentar sus propuestas con impacto social que se realicen en Latinoamérica para poder...