JOIN OUR CORE IS BACK!

B&J and Ashoka are on the hunt for 11 social entrepreneurs who share our core values and want to make a difference! Prizes scoop to include €10k and being featuerd on your very own tub of Ben & Jerry's!

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Help us find our next Ashoka Fellows!

If you know of leading Social Entrepreneurs in Sweden, Norway and Denmark who are addressing pressing social challenges, suggest (nominate) them to Ashoka Scandinavia for an Ashoka Fellowship.

Launching Changemaker Schools

Young Changemaker Camp 2014

This February Ashoka Scandinavia gathered 14 young social entrepreneurs from Sweden, Norway and Denmark at Ekskäret Island for a 3-day Young Changemaker Camp.
October 14, 2014
Ashoka, världens största organisation för samhällsförändring, introducerar ett globalt nätverk av innovativa skolor i Skandinavien och Röselidsskolan Gråbo, i Lerums kommun, är den första skolan att bli invald. Efter en rigorös urvalsprocess har Röselidsskolan utsetts till...
October 14, 2014
Lerums Tidning
GRÅBO: Efter en noggrann urvalsprocess har Röselidsskolan i Gråbo blivit först i Skandinavien att bli invald i Ashokas globala nätverk för innovativa skolor. – Det känns väldigt hedrande, säger Lennart Nilsson, rektor på Röselidsskolan.  I somras fick han och kollegan...
September 1, 2014
Ben & Jerry’s and Ashoka search for the WORLD’s best business minds…
Returning bigger and chunkier than ever before, Ben & Jerry’s Join Our Core competition, run in partnership with Ashoka, is set to go global! Join Our Core will be digging out the globe’s top socially conscious entrepreneurs; offering eleven winners across Europe &...

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Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Thu, October 16, 2014
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 Ashoka ChangeInSight on Thu, October 16, 2014
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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