Unlocking the "U" in University At the 2013 Ashoka U Exchange

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Ashoka Wins First Place in 2012 GLOBAL "LONG-TERM CAPITALISM CHALLENGE"

A challenge co-sponsored by the Management Innovation Exchange (the MIX), Harvard Business Review and McKinsey & Company.

Time to stop bullying and start empathy

Ashoka has partnered with The Bully Project to show how young people can help put an end to bullying.

Ashoka ranked among top citizen sector organizations

The Global Journal announces the release of its inaugural 'Top 100 Best NGOs' list.
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Mon, August 25, 2014
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 08/25/14 Editor’s Note: Names of children in this article have been changed for children’s privacy. ...and a new tool that will help you build and practice it! Gloria Perez smiled as she closed down the snack-stand after a busy day. The...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Fri, August 15, 2014
Submitted by: John Converse Townsend on 08/15/14 We have to change the way the next generation of children learn, think and interact with people and the environment (both built and natural). “This world requires a new paradigm for growing up and therefore also for...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 07/17/14 Editor's Note: This article was written by Daniel Schiff who works with the Ashoka Support Network Team at Ashoka. It would be impossible to solve the world’s most difficult problems without collaboration and co-creation among...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Mon, June 30, 2014
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/30/14 People take time out and recruit themselves to accomplish extraordinary things. Around the world, 3,000 leading social entrepreneurs ("Ashoka Fellows") have taken this leap into the unknown, driven by a new idea that they know...

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Submitted by Laura Thompson on Mon, December 3, 2012
Rachel House staff nurse provides home care to patients in Jakarta SINGAPORE – Lynna Chandra of Medan, Indonesia, has been selected by Ashoka: Innovators for the Public as a member of its global fellowship of leading social entrepreneurs.  Lynna Chandra is...
Submitted by Chris Cusano on Fri, March 18, 2011
The significant disconnect between the education imparted and livelihood skills needed in rural India is a major contributor towards the migration to urban areas. Educational curricula focus more on the needs of the urban population. Knowledge and skill-sets relevant to the...

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