Innovation in Health

Ashoka and IPIHD discuss the scope for sparking innovation in the health sector for impact.

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!

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

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

Snapshots of Rural Lucknow

Tell us your stories through photographs. Be a part of the 1000 word campaign!
Submitted by Meera Vijayann on Wed, September 17, 2014
What do you get when you put 25 leaders from the Health sector in one room?A lot of discussion. And luckily that is exactly what co-hosts, IPIHD, SEAD and Ashoka wanted. Photo: A community health worker helps vaccinate a child in Odisha, India. The Global...
Submitted by Anjana Balakrishnan on Fri, August 1, 2014
 Our Open House with Nisha and Thej from DataMeet, threw up a lot of interesting discussions around real-time data collection. Suffice to say, the event went on late into the evening. Take a look at Thej’s presentation to get a better sense of what transpired. We will...
Submitted by Anjana Balakrishnan on Fri, July 25, 2014
Ashoka India is organizing our next Open House with Data Meet Trust - a Bangalore-based NGO which brings together open data enthusiasts, to look at and talk about the interaction between data and different civic issues. Join us as we discuss how we can use and apply large...

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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 Ashoka ChangeInSight on Thu, September 18, 2014
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 09/18/14 Join a community of innovators making the most of information and communication technologies to create social impact and change the world!How do YOU use ICT to create social impact?"ICT for the sake of ICT...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Tue, September 16, 2014
Submitted by: John Converse Townsend on 09/16/14 Young people everywhere crave having a purpose in our rapidly changing world. This has serious social, economic, and political implications for the sub-Saharan Africa region because it is on track...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Wed, September 10, 2014
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 09/10/14 Editor's Note: Below is a Q&A with Timothy J. McClimon is president of the American Express Foundation and vice president for Corporate Social Responsibility, American Express. Read...

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