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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 Mon, June 29, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/29/15 Ashoka is honored to announce that two of the Future Forward: Youth Innovations for Employment challenge winners, Ellen Chilemba and Alain Nteff, were selected among 30 Africa’s most promising young entreprenuers for 2015. The...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/29/15 Laxmi Parthasarathy is Global Media Manager, Framework Change team for Ashoka, based in Washington D.C.  Across the world today, citizens are active participants both as members of the audience, news makers and reporters....
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Thu, June 25, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/25/15 Ashoka is honored to announce that Ashoka Fellow (elected in 2006), Felipe Vergara, will be joining our board of directors in the coming year. Felipe Vergara is a pioneering social entrepreneur. He has launched four organizations...

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