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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.

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.
December 16, 2014
Verdensledende nettverk for sosialt entreprenørskap kommer til Norge   Ashoka, verdens eldste og største globale nettverk for sosiale entreprenører, lanseres nå i Norge. Ashoka har siden 1981 valgt ut og støttet 3000 av verdens ledende sosiale entreprenører i over 80...
December 10, 2014
  På Nobeldagen den 10 december tar Malala Yousafzai och Kailash Satyarthi emot Nobels Fredspris i Oslos Rådhus och visar därmed världssamfundet att det lönar sig att kämpa för det man tror på. Båda årets vinnare är kopplade till organisationen Ashoka, världens största...
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...

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Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Tue, January 27, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 01/27/15 Editor's Note: This article is written by Roman Krznaric and first appeared on our Start Empathy blog. Roman is a founding faculty member of The School of Life. His latest book is Empathy: A Handbook for Revolution...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Tue, January 20, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 01/20/15 Editor's Note: This article was written by Darlene Damm and first appeared on singularityhub.com. From Elon Musk’s tweet that artificial intelligence may be more dangerous than nuclear weapons to the growing clamor of voices...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Thu, January 15, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 01/15/15 Editor's Note: Tiwale, KadAfrica, Twim Academy, GiftedMom, and AEPT were named winners in The MasterCard Foundation and Ashoka’s “Future Forward: Innovations for Youth Employment in Africa” challenge. These young...

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