Ashoka Fellow
    This description of Malgorzata Chmielewska's work was prepared when Malgorzata Chmielewska was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1995.
    Introduction
    Malgorzata Chmielewska, a Polish nun, is the founder of a project that provides shelter and respect for homeless women and their families. Her program seeks to reintegrate them into society and to increase public sensitivity to patterns that push some citizens to the fringes of the society.
    The New Idea
    The Problem
    The Strategy
    The Person

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