Makers of More: Your Idea, Your Community, Your Action

Arthur Guinness Projects and Ashoka Changemakers have partnered to launch Makers of More: Your Idea, Your Community, Your Action – an initiative that seeks to find people whose innovative ideas and inspirational work go beyond the ordinary to help unlock their community’s potential.

Ashoka Fellow Kailash Satyarthi wins 2014 Nobel Peace Prize

Congratulations Ashoka Fellow Kailash Satyarthi on this recognition of your powerful work on the child labor movement and Malala Yousafzai for your efforts championing equal rights to education for girls.

Ashoka is pleased to take part in Whole Education's 5th Annual Conference

This 5th Annual Conference by Ashoka partner Whole Education, "An Education worth having", provides an opportunity for schools and education leaders to learn new practices.

Fellow of the Month

We're proud to present Oren Yakobovich, founder of Videre, as our latest Fellow of the Month.

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Submitted by Pauline Verhaeghe on Fri, October 31, 2014
Winners will scoop investment, mentoring, and see their name on a pack! Bright sparks in business JP Campbell, founder of One Feeds Two, and Katharine Hibbert, founder of Dot Dot Dot, have both secured a place at the London finale of Join our Core 2014.   Join Our...
Submitted by Pauline Verhaeghe on Wed, October 29, 2014
A sand pit on the border of the Namibian desert is where I first witnessed the power of street soccer. It was 2006 and eight boys ran after the ball in the smouldering heat. The pitch consisted of a wide tube filled with air, forming a square and two goals. There weren’t...
Arlington, VA (October 13, 2014)-Ashoka: Innovators for the Public today announced 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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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 answer in their new book,...
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 research, evidence-based...
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.The Norwegian Nobel...

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