Photo of Cigdem Selgur of Ashoka Turkey

Cigdem Selgur

Cigdem leads both Ashoka Turkey & Ashoka Europe Fellowship Program’s communication and framachange strategy

Photo of İstem Akalp on a balcony; backdrop is a city

İstem Akalp

İstem is the co-director of Turkey office of Ashoka.

Logo for Turkish Philanthropy Funds.png Light blue, black, and white mandala star off to the left side; to the right, the words TURKISH PHILANTHROPY FUNDS in capitalized light blue lettering; each word on top of the other.

Ashoka Turkey

Turkish Philanthropy Funds (TPF) is the leading U.S. community foundation for high-impact social investments dedicated to Turkish and Turkish-American communities.

Mobilizing Harmonious Communities: Durukan’s Changemaker Journey

Ashoka Fellow Durukan Dudu Ashoka Fellow Durukan Dudu

Reilly Brooks

Durukan’s journey to discovering how people live in balance with nature through regenerative agriculture began in his teens when he began to mobilize his peers to build an eco-community. These early experiences while young were prescient to Durukan’s career as a leading social entrepreneur.
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