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Meet Ashoka Scandinavia's Newest Ashoka Fellow!

Admir Lukacevic, founder of Sports Without Borders (IUG) is our newest Ashoka Fellow in Sweden. IUG inspires young people to see possibilities in life and believe in their potential to achieve their dreams.
May 29, 2015
Mötesplats Social Innovation
Investeringar med samhällseffekt skapar tillväxt inom social innovationPublicerad 29 maj 2015 av Camilla BackströmDen 21 maj bjöd Ashoka Scandinavia in till samtal om nya investeringsformer med fokus på att uppnå positiva samhällseffekter - ”Investing for impact – the new...
May 27, 2015
Dagsavisen
Å tjene penger på å redde verdenHva om næringslivet tok en mer aktiv rolle som samfunnsbygger og ikke sa seg fornøyd med å bidra gjennom skatter?Innlegget er skrevet av Helga Øvsthus Tønder, leder av Ashoka i Norge og Harald Norvik , del av Ashoka Support Network (tidligere...
May 5, 2015
Fryshuset invalt i nätverk för världens mest innovativa skolor   Ashoka, världens största organisation för socialt entreprenörskap och samhällsförändring, väljer in Fryshusets Grundskola som ny medlem i det globala Changemaker Schools-nätverket.   Efter en...

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Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Tue, August 25, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 08/25/15 What does changemaking in higher education look like in Singapore, Mexico, and the southeast United States? Though contexts vary, common interests and experiences unite these institutions across oceans. To celebrate this...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Tue, August 11, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 08/11/15 "The world is crying out for new ideas... Our kids ought to recognise how deep their capacities for education are.""The capacity for new thinking - or turning old ideas into new applications - has really never been more important...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 08/03/15 Anshu K. Gupta, Ashoka Fellow and Founder of Goonj observed that two Indias exist side-by-side: the increasingly wealthy, urban India and the impoverished, neglected rural India. Anshu realized that the vast stocks of everyday...

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