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Sebastian Groh - ME SOLshare

Sebastian Groh is bringing electricity to rural villages in Bangladesh, giving households the ability to buy and sell electricity through his game-changing, peer-to-peer energy trading platform. His digital, decentralized, and decarbonized solution empowers people to take their energy needs into their own hands.

Gaël Musquet - Hackers Against Natural Disasters

Surviving Hurricane Hugo as a child eventually drove Gaël Musquet to create a citizen-led approach to disaster management. Gaël combines local citizens, authorities, and “hacktivists”—experts who use computers to solve problems for social good—to better coordinate communities before, during, and after a natural disaster.

Sasha Kramer

Sasha Kramer – Apoyando al Emprendimiento Social en América Latina

2018 Global Study Finds Ashoka Fellows Change Policy, Market Dynamics, and How People Think

In 2018, Ashoka led one of the largest and most diverse studies of system changing social entrepreneurs ever conducted. And we found that Ashoka Fellows are having systems-level impact — 74 percent have achieved change in public policy or legislation, others are changing market systems, and mindsets. All are working towards an Everyone a Changemaker world by engaging countless others in their efforts to realize change for the good of all.

Climat, biodiversité : les modèles de demain sont là, soutenons-les !

1,5 degré : c’est la hausse maximale des températures qu’il faudra atteindre selon le GIEC si on veut éviter les effets dévastateurs du réchauffement climatique sur la biodiversité. faisant écho à l’objectif fixé par de l’Accord de Paris  adopté en 2015. 

Climat, biodiversité : les modèles de demain sont là, soutenons-les !

1,5 degré : c’est la hausse maximale des températures qu’il faudra atteindre selon le GIEC si on veut éviter les effets dévastateurs du réchauffement climatique sur la biodiversité. faisant écho à l’objectif fixé par de l’Accord de Paris  adopté en 2015. 

Emerging Insights 2018: Science and Technology

It can sometimes feel that support for science is at risk as a distrust of academic institutions and big data abound. Numerous institutions and organizations are calling for scientists to integrate their scientific focus on practical solutions to solve pressing problems. Scientists are already taking up the charge - moving beyond their labs to engage in the public debate to advocate for truth in an age of disinformation, but even more are needed to ensure that scientific evidence remains the foundation on which we build knowledge.

Leading Social Entrepreneurs

The newest edition features a sampling of the Ashoka Fellows recently brought into the largest global network of social entrepreneurs.