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Arturo Hernandez

Ashoka Fellow since Jun 2019

Mexico

Los Supercívicos is creating a movement of active, engaged citizens and more accountable governments by making civic participation easier and more accessible through the use of humor and technology.

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Gonzalo Fanjul

Ashoka Fellow since Jul 2018

Spain

Gonzalo has created a new information-generating model to encourage a more informed public debate by influencing media outlets and policymakers worldwide to cover social issues in a new way. He helps society understand the reality of social challenges by ensuring that truthful information gets the...

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Radek Hábl

Ashoka Fellow since Jun 2018

Czech Republic

Radek Hábl is developing an evidence-based, holistic and systemic approach to transform the current unfair ecosystem of debt, spur close cooperation among key actors and bring a million of over-indebted and excluded Czech citizens back to society.

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Theodoros Anagnostopoulos

Ashoka Fellow since Dec 2017

Greece

In an era of vast flows of unfiltered information, when the general public often cannot distinguish between science, pseudoscience and anti-science, Theo creatively engages schools, scientists, journalists, and the general public to create a culture of science literacy.

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Daniel Tarozzi

Ashoka Fellow since Dec 2017

Italy

Daniel Tarozzi

Ashoka Fellow since Dec 2017

Italy

Daniel has created an IT architecture that is enabling grassroots entrepreneurs to connect and collaborate to improve social matters across the Italian state and Europe. By creating this network of agents of change (changemakers), he is empowering them to shift the way in which the news is reported...

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Gangadhar Patil

Ashoka Fellow since Aug 2017

India

Gangadhar is triggering the network effect in media, by building a technology platform that connects rural reporters to national and international news publishers.

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Sachin Jain

Ashoka Fellow since May 2017

India

His organization is a facilitator trying to develop a culture of rights-based and evidence-based approach in journalists and civil society organizations. Works with more than 50 grassroots organizations and 340 journalists from the mainstream media Played an active role in making the MP government...

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Cristián Mackenna

Ashoka Fellow since Jun 2015

Chile

Through his news outlet, El Definido, Cristián Mackenna is ending the journalistic myth that good news is not news. With a constructive and purposeful editorial line, he is rebuilding social trust, promoting community collaboration, spreading good ideas, and giving citizens the information they need...

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Christian De Boisredon

Ashoka Fellow since May 2014

France

Christian is incentivizing the first global community of leading editors-in-chief to focus on solutions in the media, versus the traditional focus on failures and problems. By facilitating large scale content sharing, he is giving agency to major media players to systematically increase the...

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