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    Remembering Ashoka India Fellow Nitin More

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    It is with deep sorrow and regret that we inform your that one of our very own, Nitin More, passed away on the 26th of January 2011.

    Kingsley Bangwell’s one-track mind turned ambition to action

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    At 22, Bangwell launched a start-up from the small barbershop in his Nigerian hometown, Jos, that teaches youth to be engaged and effective civic leaders.

    From Political Apathy to Engagement with German Fellow Gregor Hackmack

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    Have you ever felt your politicians don’t actually answer to you?

    How A Social Entrepreneur Created A Sustainable Business In Keeping Politicians Accountable

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    BONN, Germany – With the federal election season in full swing in Germany, social entrepreneur and Ashoka Fellow 

    Why Voting, And The Voting Rights Act, Should Matter To Changemakers

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    Social entrepreneurship is not a partisan issue. But changemaking—seeking to effect a positive change in a community—is inevitably a political act. And voting is an integral part of that act. Unfortunately, racial and ethnic discriminatory practices often prevent participation for everyone. A few US Fellows have come up with innovative solutions to break down some of the barriers.

    Meet Attila Mong - A Storyteller-in-Residence

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    Hungarian journalist Attila Mong made news himself in 2010 when he publicly protested a controversial and repressi

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    Meet Nicola Forster, the new Ashoka fellow in Switzerland

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    Ashoka Switzerland has elected Nicola Forster, founder and president of foraus as a new Fellow. After a long and rigorous selection process, Ashoka saw in Nicola all the qualities of an entrepreneur and innovator.

    Tiffiniy Cheng: Fight for the Future

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