Ashoka Fellow Kailash Satyarthi wins Nobel Peace Prize

Kailash Satyarthi and child rights activist Malala Yousafzai win the Nobel Peace Prize

NASSCOM Social Innovation Forum 2015

Have an idea that could transform a million lives? Apply for the NASSCOM Social Innovation Awards 2015.

Innovation in Health

Ashoka and IPIHD discuss the scope for sparking innovation in the health sector for impact.

Safer Roads, Safer India

Ashoka Changemakers and UL come together to find solutions for road safety

TEDxBangalore: #Campus: An Interview with Ashoka Fellow Vishal Talreja

Ashoka India has partnered with TEDx Bangalore 2014 to spark conversations among youth.
I didn’t take any notes on my walk through the narrow, overburdened lanes of Kibera. I didn’t take any pictures either. I would’ve liked to, if only to record how lives were led in ways so utterly different from mine and the people I know. But a picture can rid people of...
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Recent times have witnessed increased participation from citizens, organizations and businesses in tackling social issues. There is decreased dependency on the Government as the sole provider of social development programs with many innovative ideas/solutions being put...
Submitted by Meera Vijayann on Fri, October 10, 2014
At Ashoka, we are proud to announce that our India fellow Kailash Satyarthi has won the Nobel Peace Prize jointly with global child rights activist, Malala Yousafzai. Kailash was elected in 1993 for his work and activism to end child slavery in India.Kailash Satyarthi...

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March 1, 2012
emprendesocial

At the Harvard Social Enterprise Conference this weekend, EmprendeSocial had the opportunity to interview Bill Drayton, CEO and Founder of Ashoka, on the importance of measuring impact of social entrepreneurial initiatives.Expecting an assurance that measuring impact is...

October 31, 2011
The Hindu

Going by its assurance of restricting the number of Rajyotsava Awards to 50, the State Government on Sunday announced just as many names for the awards for the year 2011.

However, it did not adhere to its other parameter of giving the awards to only those aged...

October 17, 2011

Bangalore, October 13, 2011: Ashoka Innovators for the Public, India and TÜV Rheinland India today announced that they would together develop a certification standard for the affordable housing sector. This would be the first of its kind...

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Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 10/16/14 "Everyone wants to "make a difference" but with an overwhelming array of charitable causes and organizations, the question is:how? Journalists Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn set out to find the...
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Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 10/16/14 "A Path Appears," by Nicholas D Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn  is about making a difference here and abroad. According to its publisher it is  a  sweeping tapestry of people who are using...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 10/10/14 Ashoka is honored to announce the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded Friday, October 10, 2014 to Ashoka fellow Kailash Satyarthi from India and Pakistan’s Malala Yousafzai a passionate advocate for education....

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