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    Hilmi Quraishi & Philips Foundation Accelerate Health for All

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    It began with the game of cricket and cell phones.

    Sylvia Banda: Growing Local Food Systems & Training Female Farmers

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    When Ashoka Fellow Sylvia Banda grew tired of her office job, she called in sick and started cooking.

    Merry Barua: From a Mother to a Movement

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    What started as one woman’s passionate battle to increase people’s knowledge of autism, something that affected her own son, has today become a nat

    Emmanuel is increasing overall food production and in rural communities with a high HIV incidence in a way that enables those infected with the virus to directly participate in the process, and thus, move from being perceived as a burden to simply one of the many community members working to increase consumption, income, and general wellbeing.

    Aled Edwards: Open Source Leads to Medicine Discovery for Kids' Rare Diseases

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    Professor and Ashoka Fellow Aled Edwards was a traditional biologist and researcher working in academia.

    Julia Borbolla's Cartoon Solution for Kids' Psychological Needs

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    When Julia Borbolla created Antennas for Children, she did not expect her child psychology innovation to help solve crimes.

    Ilya Yacevich Transforms Trauma Victims from Survivor to Healer

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    How do you dramatically decrease PTSD symptoms while increasing peaceful conflict resolution in one of the world’s most war-torn countries?

    Chethan Gowda: Decreasing Blood Shortages in a Populous Country

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    Struck by the absurdity of dying from a blood shortage in a country of 1.2B people, Chethan Gowda began connecting people around one of life's essential liquids.

    Bina Nepram: Her Path To & Through Exile

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    “Don’t ask any questions.