Related TopicsEmployment, Labor, Social enterprise, Education / Learning, Education reform, Capacity building, Economic development, Rural development, Agriculture, Animal rights, Aging, Land rights, Business & Social Enterprise, Children & Youth, Development & Prosperity, Environment & Sustainability, Health & Fitness, Human Rights & Equality
This description of Kenji Hayashi's work was prepared when Kenji Hayashi was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2017.
Kenji Hayashi is rejuvenating rural areas suffering from depopulation. By creating a new pathway for emerging urban professionals to build their careers as change agents in rural municipalities, Kenji is creating a system that enables the sustainable development of struggling rural communities.
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