Fellow of the Month

Lord John Bird, our fellow of the month is on a mission to dismantle poverty and homelessness across the UK

Meet Ashoka UK's latest Fellows

In 2014, Ashoka UK elected six new Fellows, inspiring social entrepreneurs from around the UK changing the system we live in for the better.

Ashoka Changemaker School of the Month

This month we are celebrating School 21, one of the first Ashoka Changemaker Schools to be elected in the UK

Listen to leading social innovators from around the world

Check out the Ashoka UK podcasts on the new soundcloud channel and learn about innovation and changemaking from the best.

Ashoka UK Fellow Oren Yakobovich receives Skoll Award 2016!

Oren Yakobovich, Ashoka Fellow and founder of Videre has just been awarded the 2016 Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship!
Submitted by Meera Patel on Thu, October 22, 2015
Over the past eight years, latterly as Education Coordinator for Transition Network, I have been working with primary and secondary schools in southern England to bring sustainability not just into the infrastructure of schools but into their values and curriculum as well....
Submitted by Meera Patel on Thu, October 22, 2015
Trust is committed to finding real solutions to empower women and to fight slavery worldwide.The Trust Women Annual Conference brings together global corporations, lawyers, government representatives, and pioneers in the field of women’s rights and anti-slavery. This year...
Submitted by PaulineVerhaeghe on Wed, June 3, 2015
We are proud to announce Tristram Stuart, founder of Feedback, as our #AshokaFellow of the month!  Through Feedback, Tristram triggering a worldwide movement to significantly reduce food waste, which today leads to one-third of all food being wasted at a...
Submitted by PaulineVerhaeghe on Thu, May 28, 2015
I don’t recall a specific moment in my life when I thought to myself “I want to be a social entrepreneur”. But I have been involved in social activism from an early age. At 13, I started a campaign at school to provide supplies for children living in rural areas of...

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Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 09/18/15 Editor's Note: This article was written by Kristie Wang of the Ashoka Changemakers team. Hosted by C&A Foundation and Ashoka Changemakers, the challenge will award more than €100,000 in prizes to support innovative solutions...
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Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 09/11/15 Editor's Note: This Op-Ed first appeared on the Thomson Reuters website and is written by Hon. Henry F. De Sio, Jr. He is the Global Chair for Framework Change at Ashoka, and the author of Campaign Inc.: How Leadership...
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