Unilever Sustainable Living Young Entrepreneurs Awards

Awards in partnership with Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and in collaboration with Ashoka offer young entrepreneurs over €200,000

TEDxBangalore: #Campus: An Interview with Ashoka Fellow Vishal Talreja

Ashoka India has partnered with TEDx Bangalore 2014 to spark conversations among youth.

Safer Roads, Safer India

Ashoka Changemakers and UL come together to find solutions for road safety

Welcome New Ashoka Fellows

At Ashoka India, we welcome the new cohort of Fellows into the network!

Snapshots of Rural Lucknow

Tell us your stories through photographs. Be a part of the 1000 word campaign!
Challenging Adversity.Many of us talk about charity like an activity to be done after retirement, but this is an account of a man who completely broke the myth that charity can only be done as a side activity or after retirement. This man leaves behind him a trail of...
Awards in partnership with Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and in collaboration with Ashoka offer young entrepreneurs over €200,000 in financial and mentoring support.London/Rotterdam, 23 June 2014:  Building on the success of the 2013 Awards,...
We believe that the most powerful force for social change is a new idea in the hands of a leading social entrepreneur. We search the country for men and women who bring in a fresh analysis and insight on how to fix a social problem and then relentlessly pursue this vision...

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March 1, 2012

At the Harvard Social Enterprise Conference this weekend, EmprendeSocial had the opportunity to interview Bill Drayton, CEO and Founder of Ashoka, on the importance of measuring impact of social entrepreneurial initiatives.Expecting an assurance that measuring impact is...

October 31, 2011
The Hindu

Going by its assurance of restricting the number of Rajyotsava Awards to 50, the State Government on Sunday announced just as many names for the awards for the year 2011.

However, it did not adhere to its other parameter of giving the awards to only those aged...

October 17, 2011

Bangalore, October 13, 2011: Ashoka Innovators for the Public, India and TÜV Rheinland India today announced that they would together develop a certification standard for the affordable housing sector. This would be the first of its kind...

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Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 07/17/14 Editor's Note: This article was written by Daniel Schiff who works with the Ashoka Support Network Team at Ashoka. It would be impossible to solve the world’s most difficult problems without collaboration...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Mon, June 30, 2014
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/30/14 People take time out and recruit themselves to accomplish extraordinary things. Around the world, 3,000 leading social entrepreneurs ("Ashoka Fellows") have taken this leap into the unknown, driven by a...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Thu, June 19, 2014
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/19/14  “Wellness” a multifaceted and multi-billion dollar industry in many countries across the west. This “industry” is only starting to emerge in various countries across sub-Saharan Africa. Diseases like...

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