Ashoka Fellows are the world’s leading social entrepreneurs. They champion innovative new ideas that transform society’s systems, providing benefits for everyone and improving the lives of millions of people. Ashoka Fellows define the new roadmaps that allow people to thrive in this new environment, while providing solutions and demonstrating the how-tos. They are the ultimate role models in today’s world.

Our Nordic Fellows

Our vision is to build a Nordic Changemaker community where young Changemakers co-lead the movement. At the core of this mission we enable youth to identify and act as Changemakers – and for them to empower their peers.

Admir Lukacevic

Ashoka Fellow since Apr 2014

Anders Wilhelmson

Ashoka Fellow since Aug 2009

Dennis Lennartsson

Ashoka Fellow since Jul 2013

Eddi Eidsvåg

Ashoka Fellow since Aug 2013

Durukan Dudu

Ashoka Fellow since Jun 2017

Anatolian Grasslands

Hanne Finstad

Ashoka Fellow since Aug 2010

Heidi Wang

Ashoka Fellow since Jul 2012

Jimmy Westerheim

Elected in Jan 2021

Johan Wendt

Ashoka Fellow since Jul 2012

Johann Olav Koss

Ashoka Fellow since Jul 2009

Karl-Henrik Robert

Ashoka Fellow since Aug 2009

Kjartan Eide

Ashoka Fellow since Aug 2013

Liisa Smits

Ashoka Fellow since Aug 2014

Lone Koldby

Ashoka Fellow since Aug 2013

Marit Sanner

Ashoka Fellow since Aug 2011

Rustam Nabiev

Ashoka Fellow since May 2016

Sascha Haselmayer

Ashoka Fellow since Aug 2011

Living Labs Global

Sofia Appelgren

Ashoka Fellow since Jul 2010

Ashoka Fellows are the world’s leading social entrepreneurs. They champion innovative new ideas that transform society’s systems, providing benefits for everyone and improving the lives of millions of people. 

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