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Bridging the Digital Divide in Nigeria – David's Changemaker Journey
Driving STEM and Social Innovation in Nigeria’s Education System – Jonathan's Changemaker Journey
Combatting Period Poverty whilst Advancing Sustainability - Ayomide's Changemaker Journey
Retelling Indian history in an inclusive and engaging way
When technology meets equality: creating tech job opportunities for at-risk groups
Frédéric Bardeau created SIMPLON in 2013 as an alternative route to the technology institutions that exclude disadvantaged groups from training and, therefore, the job market.
As Housing Costs Soar, A Revolution In Affordable Homes
This article features an interview with Stacey Epperson, founder of Next Step Network and participant in the second edition of the Dela programme, a global systems change accelerator co-created by Ashoka and IKEA Social Entrepreneurship.
Making STEM Accessible in the Asia-Pacific with the Innovation Circuit
Debate empowers. MUNDO takes a step further and uses it to create change.
A changemaker is someone who has the courage to attempt to make their dreams of change a reality. It’s the transformation of one’s talent and passion into an experience that enables us and others.
Real Inclusion vs. Rainbow washing
The Unique challenges of upskilling the Trans* community
Young people's movement for wellbeing and inclusive development in the North East
Promoting LGBT+ inclusion in Corporate India
What happens when living spaces encourage wellbeing?
During World Refugee Day, it is important to recognize how protecting human rights extends to cultivating living environments that encourage wellbeing, a sense of security and opportunities for expanding livelihoods. Despite the obstacles to improving living conditions amidst widespread social...
Ashoka in Africa is launching the Ashoka Africa Builders Network
Aging and it's implications for the elderly among the Trans* community
Democratizing mental health challenges as a shared experience: Jimmy Westerheim, newest Ashoka Fellow in Norway
New Ashoka fellow in Norway Jimmy Westerheim is shifting understanding of mental health challenges, exposing how they are common struggles of a shared human experience. His organization “The Human Aspect” is paving the way for this shift by opening the discussion of mental wellbeing. Individual...
Success as a growth-blocking factor.
Dominika Szaciłło, founder of the grassroots movement “Uwaga, śmieciarka jedzie” in Poland, is radically limiting the volume of trash accumulating in landfills by introducing a new role to the system: trash brokers. Through her participation in the third edition of the Dela programme, a systems...
Ashoka launches the EACH Movement and the Ashoka Young Changemakers Program in Nigeria
Ashoka is accelerating the “Everyone A Changemaker” (EACH) Movement by expanding its reach to six Metro areas in Nigeria and by beginning the selection of Ashoka Young Changemakers in Nigeria.