Ashoka Fellow
Fellow Since 2017
    This description of Yasser al-Hajj's work was prepared when Yasser al-Hajj was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2017.
    Yasser reduces aid dependency in refugee camps through the creation of sustainable community greenhouses. In doing so, Yasser has given the power of food production to local refugee communities, cutting dependency on food aid in Palestine and the Levant.
    The New Idea
    The Problem
    The Strategy
    The Person

    More For You