An "Everyone a Changemaker" World

Ashoka Fellow Kailash Satyarthi wins Nobel Peace Prize

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

Changemaking in Kibera

What did Ashoka staff Olina Banerji discover in Kibera?

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
Submitted by Meera Vijayann on Tue, January 27, 2015
About Changemaker SchoolsAshoka’s Changemaker Schools is a new programme to identify, support and connect innovative schools around the world. These schools are empowering young people to be changemakers – children with the empathy, creativity, teamwork and leadership...
Submitted by Meera Vijayann on Mon, January 19, 2015
India, the world’s youngest and largest democracy is developing at a breakneck pace. There are continual political, social and cultural changes. Yet, despite years of unrelenting efforts made by varied stakeholders; government, private and civic sectors, we still remain a ‘...
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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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 Ashoka ChangeInSight on Tue, January 27, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 01/27/15 Editor's Note: This article is written by Roman Krznaric and first appeared on our Start Empathy blog. Roman is a founding faculty member of The School of Life. His latest book is Empathy: A...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Tue, January 20, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 01/20/15 Editor's Note: This article was written by Darlene Damm and first appeared on singularityhub.com. From Elon Musk’s tweet that artificial intelligence may be more dangerous than nuclear weapons to the...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Thu, January 15, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 01/15/15 Editor's Note: Tiwale, KadAfrica, Twim Academy, GiftedMom, and AEPT were named winners in The MasterCard Foundation and Ashoka’s “Future Forward: Innovations for Youth Employment in Africa”...

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