Jerry White

Ashoka Fellow
United States
Fellow Since 2009

Citation

This profile was prepared when Jerry White was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2009.
Introduction
Jerry White is creating a victim-free world by transforming passive victims into active survivors and leaders. Jerry’s Survivor Corps, a worldwide peer-to-peer support network, gives conflict survivors the tools they need to become leaders in their communities. By transforming survivors’ perceptions of themselves, Jerry is able to change global societal attitudes towards role of conflict survivors in the prevention of violent conflict.
The New Idea
The Problem
The Strategy
The Person

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