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Admir Lukacevic

Ashoka Fellow since avr 2014

Sweden
Through creating and uplifting new role models from diverse backgrounds, Admir fosters a new kind of society in Scandinavia – one that is more open to failure, participation, and optimism. Lire la suite

Amitay Korn

Ashoka Fellow since juin 2012

Israel
Using a wiki-based platform, Amitay Korn is enhancing citizens’ access to information about their rights and the availability of related government-funded entitlements and citizen sector initiatives and services. Lire la suite

Carlos Atencio

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2014

Venezuela
Carlos Atencio is responding to the failing healthcare system in Venezuela by introducing a new model of care based on family practice medicine and centered on community participation and responsibility. His Family Medicine Foundation provides affordable primary care (that resolves 85% of health... Lire la suite

Ramzi Jaber

Ashoka Fellow since juil 2013

Palestine
Ramzi Jaber is using design and technology to create and highlight data-based stories intended to inform public opinion about social justice issues and mobilize for social change. Lire la suite

Sanjeev Arora

Ashoka Fellow since mai 2009

United States

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Tereza Hradílková has created a comprehensive program for families with blind children or children with multiple disabilities. Her family based method is a dramatic departure from the traditional expert driven, institutionalized care of such children in Czech Republic. Lire la suite

Cagan Sekercioglu

Ashoka Fellow since juin 2015

Turkey
Çağan Şekercioğlu aims to prevent extinctions and consequent collapses of critical ecosystem processes while making sure that human communities benefit from conservation as much as the wildlife they help conserve. His non-profit organization Kuzey Do?a builds sustainable and replicable models that... Lire la suite

Sarah Trad

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2006

Lebanon
Sarah Trad is confronting Lebanon’s growing drug addiction problem by drawing on creative, science-based methods that are common in the West, but have yet to be implemented in the Arab world. She believes that addicts are suffering from an illness that can be cured with proper treatment, and should... Lire la suite

Michael Kelly

Ashoka Fellow since juil 2010

Ireland
Michael Kelly is catalyzing a nationwide movement to substantially increase the number of people growing their own food. He has resurrected the traditional Irish notion of the “meitheal,” a practice that builds a spirit of community by working collectively on individual projects—much like a barn... Lire la suite

John Thébault

Ashoka Fellow since juil 1993

Ghana
Catholic priest Jean Thébault is building a self-help movement of Ghana's disabled street beggars that enables them to support themselves and assist each other without begging. Lire la suite