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Geertrui Serneels

Ashoka Fellow since avr 2017

Geert has pioneered a culturally sensitive and community-based mental healthcare system for refugees and migrants in Europe. Lire la suite
For long dementia has been considered as normal process of aging. Not many people realized that in most cases it is caused by Alzheimer, a degenerative disease affecting the brain tissue. DY is creating a support system for people with dementia as well as building public awareness of warning signs. Lire la suite
Cycling Without Age takes elderly nursing home residents, who tend to be socially excluded, back into the streets and allows them to be part of ongoing urban life. As the elderly passengers and younger cyclists co-create new experiences on trishaws, Cycling Without Age showcases the joy of... Lire la suite

Manoj Kumar

Ashoka Fellow since mai 2017

Dr Manoj Kumar has created a free, comprehensive, community-based, volunteer-led and cost effective mental health care system to cater to those from the most economically backward groups of society. In doing this, he has paved the opportunity for a meaningful and productive new life to those... Lire la suite

Mark Swift

Ashoka Fellow since mai 2017

Mark Swift is creating a social movement for health that mobilizes and empowers communities to take control over their own health and wellbeing. He broadens the understanding and definition of healthcare, allowing practitioners to refer patients to non-clinical solutions within local communities... Lire la suite

Benjamin Mousnier-Lompré

Ashoka Fellow since mai 2017

IDEE

 En France, les efforts au sein du système de santé ont longtemps été orientés vers le domaine hospitalier, aux dépens des soins primaires et de la prévention. En résulte un système de soins de proximité qui n’a pas pu se moderniser, perd en attractivité pour les médecins et en...

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Inna Hudaya

Ashoka Fellow since mai 2017

Inna serves the hidden population of Indonesian women who are pregnant but can not easily obtain information or see a doctor because of social and legal barriers. Lire la suite

Abdelaziz Allabadi

Ashoka Fellow since juin 2017

Abdelaziz is popularizing medical information in the Arab region. He is doing so by facilitating access to medical information by creating and publishing updated, authenticated, Arabic medical content online. He is also facilitating the connection between medical doctors and patients, by enabling... Lire la suite

Yorgui Teyrouz

Ashoka Fellow since juin 2017

Yorgui is creating and growing a nation-wide citizen-based movement that is able to systemically build peace through the mobilization of blood donors across Lebanon. Lire la suite

Amr El Tayeb

Ashoka Fellow since juin 2017

Amr is popularizing access to healthcare systems by gathering and deploying intelligent information and establishing preferred policy in Egypt. Lire la suite