In this collection, you can find press releases and articles about  the main programmes and projects that Ashoka Switzerland supports. Through the media, social media, website and other platforms intended for a wide audience, our aim  is to:

  • Raise the visibility of our fellows, which is vital to their work as key agents of social and environmental change;
  • Foster and advance the acceptance of Social Entrepreneurship culture and the Everyone is a changemaker (EACH) vision;
  • Create a movement of social change while engaging business leaders and education influencers.

For our latest news, check out our Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin page as well as the Ashoka Medium account.


  • Interview with Caroline Le Viet on social entrepreneurship in Switzerland, Aug. 2015
  • Interview with Olivier Fruchaud on achieving success socially, Feb. 2014
  • Interview with Arnaud Mourot on Ashoka's work, Jun. 2013

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Ashoka Swiss Fellows & Changemakers in #ImpactJournalism 2016

Three of Ashoka Switzerland's social entrepreneurs (2 Fellows and 1 Changemakers) were featured on the #ImpactJournalism website on June 2015. Each year, Sparknews sources, shares and connects innovative projects that are working to create a more sustainable and inclusive world. This international...
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Take the first step to be the changemaker you want to be - An imperative to achieving the SDGs

The myriad of innovations and creative solutions brought by social entrepreneurs will definitely be a key part of the solving equation to achieve by 2030 the targets of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as agreed in 2015 by the United Nations to provide a more prosperous, secure and...
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Ashoka Switzerland has been supporting Changemakers through its IMPACT program from 2012 to 2014!

What are the IMPACT programs ? The IMPACT programs aim at identifying socially innovative organizations with strong changemaking potential in a specific field or region, to professionalize them help them to grow and spread their impact. Hence, they contribute to structuring social entrepreneurship...
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