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Celia Sanchez Valladares

Sitra is Finland’s fund for the future. We collaborate with partners from different sectors to research, trial and implement bold new ideas that shape the future. Sitra has partnered with Ashoka for the Finnish Changemaker Map initiative.

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Celia Sanchez Valladares

We have a joint partnership under the umbrella theme of ‘Changemaker Experience’ where Ashoka and RWA co-created the Changemakers Yard, Changemakers Camp (capacity building programme for youth), Backyard, Årets Changemaker (Swedish award for young societal leaders), and In

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Celia Sanchez Valladares

The Louise and Göran Ehrnrooth Foundation supports long-term projects in education, research, environmental protection, culture and societal activities in Finland.

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Celia Sanchez-Valladares

Recently graduated from a Master's program in Communication for Development at Mälmö University, Celia Sanchez-Valladares is a journalist and social integrator located in Sweden.

rbrooks , January 11, 2021

The Contagious Power of Changemaker Education: Timo's Changemaker Journey

Timo, a young changemaker from Switzerland, is on a path to reimagine education through design thinking and project-based learning. Embedded within his story are the early years of social entrepreneur and Ashoka Fellow Christiane Daepp, an ally, and advocate for young people like Timo to be changemakers.
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Reilly Brooks

Timo, a young changemaker from Switzerland, is on a path to reimagine education through design thinking and project-based learning. Embedded within his story are the early years of social entrepreneur and Ashoka Fellow Christiane Daepp, an ally, and advocate for young people like Timo to be changemakers.
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Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) and Ashoka have partnered together in promoting innovative solutions to challenging health problems since 2010.

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Accenture, a consultancy firm specialised in management, technology and outsourcing, supports since 2012 initiatives improving access to employment and skills development through its "Skills To Succeed 'approach.

rbrooks , August 11, 2020

Changemaking from Home: Anton's Changemaker Journey

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Reilly Brooks

Ashoka Nordic sat down (digitally, of course) to speak to Anton Karlsson, a Changemakers Camp alumnus and a young Changemaker, to talk about how and why he started, together with fellow young Changemakers, “Coronahjäl

rbrooks , August 11, 2020

More than Profit: Isaac's Changemaker Journey

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Reilly Brooks

In our Ashoka Nordic's interview with Isaac Sene, a young artist and changemaker from Finland, he shares his hopes for the post Covid-19 world: that people would be less concerned with profit, in a way that would enable better outcomes for people and planet.

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Ashoka Nordic

The Savings Bank Foundation DNB supports projects within art and culture nationally and in Norway's local communities by contributing to projects that generate long-term assets, engaging many people, involving volunteers and creating activities in local communities.