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Green Lab will start soon

The Green Lab Program is Ashoka Hungary's program for solving specific environmental challenges, where teams work with corporate partners (Telekom, MasterCard, TMF Group) to develop ideas for specific challenges all the way to the business plan.

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We are looking for Changemakers! - Who will be the new member of the Hungarian Ashoka Network in 2022?

The constant change and rapid transformation that characterizes both our immediate environment and our world is no longer a novelty today. We all have experience, we all feel it one way or another, we can hear and read a lot about it, but in most cases not about the positive changes, but rather...
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Corporate volunteering? - An article from our Pro Bono expert, Noémi Ambrus Kiry

When we hear the word volunteering, we mean the self-sacrificing activities of private individuals in the public interest. But what about corporate responsibility? Ashoka Hungary's two new publications provide an extremely practical answer to this! In its latest campaign, Ashoka Hungary once again...
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New questions indicate if data protection is built into an organization - interview with Márton Domokos, CMS Hungary

Márton Domokos works at the law firm of CMS Budapest, where he puts great emphasis on ESG internationally. Márton participates in the work of the Impact Academy with data protection legal advice, below we asked about the work of the pro bono and its results. The Impact Academy, a program implemented...
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7 Steps to Effective Pro Bono Collaboration - Following James E. Austin

Ashoka 's Pro bono case study and handbook provides a number of inspiring examples of existing solutions for business and non-profit collaborations and the mutual benefits they can bring. It is quite visible that the links between non-profit organizations and businesses are becoming stronger, more...
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Ashoka Green Lab and the Dutch Embassy

Zsolt Pethe, country representative of Ashoka Hungary and Gábor Lévai, head of corporate relations at our organization, negotiated with the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands on their cooperation in a project called Green Lab. The Green Lab Program is an open, youth-focused program designed...
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To flash out a more longterm perspective - interview with Dániel Szokolics, Hiflylabs

Impact Academy, a program implemented in partnership with Ashoka Hungary, helps to measure the impact of social organizations. Previous years' Impact Academy program were attended by several corporate partners on a pro bono basis. Dániel Szokolics, a data analyst at Hiflylabs, helped the teams as...
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Did you miss the Changemakers in Action discussions?

.... don't worry, you can make up now! We’ve put together for you the the first half of 2021 conversations in a bunch so that you can watch them in full length by clicking on the videos below. Changemakers in Action #1 Discussion with Matthias Scheffelmeier, co-founder and leader of...
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Changemakers in Action # 3 - Alone against the wave? // The history of the Sea Rangers

Alone against the waves? How do you put a country and influential supporters on your mission? // The history of the Dutch Sea Rangers Wietse van der Werf, founder of the Sea Rangers, Ashoka Fellow, has graduated from neither business nor conservation schools. He protested as an activist against...
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Changemakers in Action #2 - Technológiával, tudással és részvétellel a korrupció ellen

Here's the next event at Changemakers in Action! Our guest is Sándor Léderer, co-founder and CEO of K-Monitor, with whom we talk about how he can fight corruption with a non-profit technology, knowledge and participation. Or how to build a successful anti-corruption foundation from a university idea...
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Changemakers in Action - Hogyan válhat valakiből társadalmi vállalkozó?

Hogyan válhat valaki sikeres társadalmi vállalkozóvá? Mit tehetünk egy fenntartható és élhetőbb világért? Lehet-e a jó ügyek mögé fenntartható üzleti modellt építeni? És mindezt hogyan?
Online eseményünk ezekre a kérdésekre keressük a választ.

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Kicking off 2021 - New Year, New Team :)

We kicked off 2021 on an online team lunch, the Team is now working on new and renewed Ashoka projects, like Impact Academy, Ecosystem Program, Youth IMPACT Program, Fellow Selection, Corporate Partnerships Program, Impact Measurement Resource Center. Let us introduce who we are:
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Introducing Sándor Lederer - Online Ashoka Fellow gathering

On our online Ashoka Fellow gathering we got to know a bit more about Sándor Lederer, our newly elected Hungarian Ashoka Fellow. We were very happy to see each other as well and catch up a bit. Sándor - very warm WELCOME in the Ashoka Fellow Community! :)
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NEW Case study - Impact Finance LAB

Discover the Impact Finance Lab participants, their goals and motivation in the program together with their challenges and how they addressed them. Case study available here: Impact Finance Lab Case Study (in Hungarian)
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New Hungarian Ashoka fellow Sándor Lederer elected!

We are very happy and delighted to announce that Sándor Lederer has been elected as a new Hungarian Ashoka fellow! Through his work in K-monitor, Sandor aims to create a renewed sense of ownership and trust between the citizens and the public institutions of Hungary. By equipping the citizens with...
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Climate Community Lab Event

The Climate Community Lab hosts an inspiring conversation about energy efficiency on Monday, November 23rd, starting from 4 PM CET. Amory Lovins, chairman of Rocky Mountain Institute, and Neil McCabe, founder of The GreenPlan, discuss with Corina Murafa, Ashoka, the different perspectives on the...

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November Events of the Climate Community Lab

Join the "??? ??? ???????? ?????: ?? ???? ?????? ?? ?? ????????? ??? ?????????ℎ?? ???ℎ ??????" (Ashoka Changemakers Summit 2020 panel) and "???????? ????? ?? ??????? ??? ??????? ??????’? ??????? ?????????" Events.

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Ashoka's Changemaker Summit - Rediscovering Certainty

Along with the most recent social innovators in our large network, the world-leading #socialentrepreneurs, and Young Changemakers, we want to learn and collaborate on how to build a more resilient future through the power of social innovation. Come join us !

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Closing event of Impact LAB

Ashoka Hungary, in close cooperation with partners like Magnet Bank, Impact Hub and Fa-se, has run the LAB to further develop the Hungarian social finance ecosystem through workshops and a mentoring program with four local social enterprises. This closing program on Oct 8 at 9am will close this...

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Closing (online) event for Impact Academy 2.0

We are organizing an open community event to close the second year of our Impact academy program.

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