The Rise of the Changemaker Business

Successful companies are increasingly like movements that aim to empower millions

Kailash Satyarthi - "Each one of you is an entrepreneur. You can change the whole world."

Changemakers are breaking down old ‘stuck’ ways of thinking to create change.

Winning Ideas Unlocking Community Potential: Sign Language Learning, Mobile Finance & Tackling Hunger

Ashoka Fellows Recognized by the Global Teacher Prize

Teachers have an unprecedented role in shaping the future generation. Ashoka Fellows Kiran Bir Sethi and Guy Etienne have re-defined how young people grow up to be changemakers.

Book Release from the Ashoka Community — Scaling Up Business Solutions to Social Problems

Discussing the wealth of the poor and the businesses that can create sustainable impact to social problems of the bottom of the pyramid.
Submitted by Tsega Belachew on Fri, May 22, 2015
Editor's Note: This article was first published on Ashoka's column on It was written by Eana Chung who works with Ashoka’s Global Fellowship team and coordinated the 2015 Ashoka Silicon Valley Tech Innovation Exchange, sponsored by the Intel Foundation. While...
Submitted by Tsega Belachew on Fri, May 22, 2015
Editor's Note: Adam Lent is European Director of Research and Innovation at Ashoka. His book ‘Small is Powerful: why the era of big business, big government and big culture’ is over is published next year and can be pre-ordered here.  The respected economist, John Kay, dedicated one of...
Submitted by Elizabeth Unger on Fri, May 8, 2015
Editor's Note: This article is written by Marina Kim and first appeared on our Ashoka U blog.   A friend recently asked me advice related to an organization where she’s on the Board. The organization targets at-risk teens to develop healthier lifestyle practices, develop confidence and...

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