Ashoka Fellow Kailash Satyarthi wins the Nobel Peace Prize 2014

Congratulations Ashoka Fellow Kailash Satyarthi on this recognition of your powerful work on the child labor movement and Malala Yousafzai for your efforts championing equal rights to education for girls.

"An Invitation to Lead the Movement"

Ashoka is hiring seasoned entrepreneurs to take its work to the next level. Learn more about the latest addition to our leadership team, Silicon Valley recruiter and LinkedIn "Recruiting for Good" founder Bob Spoer.

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.

Ashoka Fellow & Anti-Corruption Activist Arvind Kejriwal has been Elected as Chief Minister of Delhi

His changemaking skills against anti-corruption are serving him well in the public sector and we congratulate him.

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.
Editor's Note: This article was written by the co-authors Olivier Kayser and Valeria Budinich, who wrote “Scaling up Business Solutions to Social Problems”, Palgrave MacMillan, February 2015. The article first appered on Business Fights Poverty. I don’t know about you but I struggle to think of a...
Previously a Mechanical Engineer, Ashoka Fellow Arvind Kejriwal was elected as a Fellow due to his work which used a 2001 law called the Right to Information Act (RTIA) to bring political power back to the people of India. The law began in Delhi, and has since spread to more than eight other...
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Editor's Note: This article was written by Michael Zakaras who is part of the AshokaUS Venture and Fellowship team. Maybe Ashoka is onto something after all! It wasn’t more than 15 minutes into this week’s Global Innovation Summit + Week that empathy came up in the context of creating...

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