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!
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...
Submitted by Anjana Balakrishnan on Thu, July 24, 2014
Last Friday, 18 July, our office was a beehive of activity as we welcomed a couple of business entrepreneurs to discuss ways to engage with social businesses and address some of their challenges. The five business entrepreneurs from Bangalore were  Nagaraj Prakasam,...

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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 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...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 09/02/14 Irwin Zahn founded General Staple Company in 1954 in the garment district of New York City. This initial concept grew into a global electronic interconnect company, later named Autosplice, Inc. and moved...
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Mon, August 25, 2014
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 08/25/14 Editor’s Note: Names of children in this article have been changed for children’s privacy. ...and a new tool that will help you build and practice it! Gloria Perez smiled as she closed down the snack-...

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