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Sixto Cancel

Ashoka Fellow since mar 2019

United States

By transforming the way thousands of young people age out of foster care, Sixto Cancel is transforming the overall child welfare and foster care system itself. He’s doing this by hacking the case management system to not only put young people in charge, but to use the data he gleans from successful...

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Sajida Rahman

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2018


Danny is empowering the caregivers of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) to define the future their children and families will have.

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Dorica Dan

Ashoka Fellow since juil 2018


Dorica is revolutionising the field of care for rare disease patients, transitioning from a rigid system to a collaborative approach. She uses a flat leadership model and creates new roles to navigate it. She is building a world in which all rare diseases patients have equal and free access to...

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Jonas Staub

Ashoka Fellow since jan 2018


With Blindspot, Jonas is creating a culture of inclusion of people with disabilities by showing inclusion for what it ultimately is – an easy, natural process that everyone can engage in. Blindspot is the first organization of its kind in Switzerland. Having started its work by bringing children...

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María José Cabezudo

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2017


María is working in a sustained and responsible manner in the recognition, defense and realization of the fundamental rights and freedoms of the people with disabilities. Although their specific focus is on people with disabilities, their actions reach the population as a whole and are oriented...

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Mauricio Canseco

Ashoka Fellow since juil 2017


Mauricio is revolutionizing the quality of life for individuals with disabilities, helping them, their families, and their societies recognize their autonomy and achieve their potential through a 360º neuropsychological evaluation combined with an innovative life and career integration process...

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Laurindo Garcia

Ashoka Fellow since juin 2015


Laurindo is creating replicable online communities that enable LGBT and HIV-positive youth to connect and collaborate with community organizations, service providers, government institutions – and one another – to accelerate the movement for gay rights and sexual health in Southeast Asia and beyond...

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John Paul Maunes

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2014


John Paul Maunes is bringing to light the issue of sexual abuse among the Deaf community in the Philippines and using it to mobilize stakeholders across the law enforcement and social welfare spheres to institute new inclusive measures for the broader inclusion of the Deaf.

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François Goudenove

Ashoka Fellow since juil 2010


Arnaud Castagnède est un alumni du réseau Ashoka. Pour plus d’information sur ce statut, veuillez nous contacter à [email protected].


Pour permettre aux sourds d’exprimer tout leur potentiel et d’être des citoyens à part entière, François Goudenove a développé des solutions alliant...

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Simon Houriez

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2008





Sur le principe de la conception universelle, Simon Houriez imagine et propose des solutions pédagogiques et innovantes pour tous à partir des besoins des personnes en situation de handicap.


Si des solutions aux handicaps...

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