Julia Borbolla's Cartoon Solution for Kids' Psychological Needs
When Julia Borbolla created Antennas for Children, she did not expect her child psychology innovation to help solve crimes.
Ashoka Scandinavia welcomes Oskar Blakstad as a new Fellow
Oskar Blakstad from Norway, founder of Explorable AS/Assisted Self-Help, was elected as a Fellow in 2018. Ashoka Scandinavia is excited to announce that Oskar Blakstad from Norway has been elected as an Ashoka Fellow . With Explorable AS and Assisted Self-Help, Oskar is leveraging the Norwegian...
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How One Ashoka Fellow In Kolkata Is Helping The Homeless And The Mentally Ill
Homeless. Mentally ill. Living on the street. Filthy. Name forgotten. Family forgotten. Nearly naked. Muttering mysterious words. Lonely and lost. Sounds familiar? These are the people we see on the streets every day in our lives. But what do we feel for them? Repulsion? Fear? Mere ignorance...
Ilya Yacevich Transforms Trauma Victims from Survivor to Healer
Ilya is creating the new standard to decrease the effects of trauma and PTSD, while increasing peaceful conflict resolution in the world's most war-torn countries.
The Woman Bringing Unconventional Sex Ed to the Arctic
Delivering arts-based sexual and health education to the far north
Dutch Social Health Landscape Innovation Report
Following up on the Social Impact Mapping Project where Ashoka NL, in collaboration with PwC, provided an overview of the different innovators in the fields of Health Care, Circular Economy and Refugees in the Netherlands by visualising a part of the ecosystem a map through snowball sampling...