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Rodrigo Aguirre de Cárcer

Ashoka Fellow since nov 2010

Spain
Rodrigo Aguirre de Cárcer has created a channel through which citizen organizations can monetize the value of in-kind donations from businesses and individuals. By leveraging Internet auction platforms such as eBay, he is reaching large numbers of citizens in a continuous and scalable way, offering... Lire la suite

María Almazán

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2016

Spain
María is transforming the apparel industry in Europe by creating an open and scalable strategy implemented across the whole value chain that promotes a sustainable and affordable textile production and consumption. María works closely with the key stakeholders in the European textile industry and is... Lire la suite

Martín Ascacibar

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2010

Spain
Martin Ascacíbar is creating vibrant, profitable new businesses in rural Spain by restructuring value chains and processes related to biomass. These structures engage local small producers and businesses who then reap significant economic benefits that previously only went to larger non-resident... Lire la suite

Roser Ballesteros

Ashoka Fellow since juin 2017

Spain
  Roser is innovating the way that writing is taught nowadays using a methodology based on images, contrasts and scalability.

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Frustrated by the divide between formal educational institutions and informal learning experiences, after-school volunteer programs, community service projects, and other values-oriented extracurricular activities, Roser Batlle Suñer has created regional initiatives that bring together teachers and... Lire la suite

Vicki Bernadet

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2006

Spain
Vicki Bernadet is bringing the issue of sexual abuse of children to the attention of Spanish society through public awareness and education. Her counseling center helps victims to break their silence and seek the support needed to recover. Lire la suite

Raúl Contreras

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2006

Spain
Raúl is creating employment for marginal groups normally excluded from the labor market through an integrated model in which social and economic interests converge. He has converted corporations into agents of social transformation to bring about a more inclusive economic system. Lire la suite

David Cuartielles

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2016

Spain
David Cuartielles is inspiring a generation of adolescents to better understand technology and problem solving by designing and implementing a new model and process that unskilled teachers can use to engage students in specific applications of technology to be more creative and address challenges in... Lire la suite

Montserrat Del Pozo

Ashoka Fellow since juil 2014

Spain
Responding to the Spanish educational system that is rooted in standardized curricula and outdated pedagogical methods that emphasize rote memorization and passive learning, Montserrat del Pozo is building an educational reform movement in Spain and abroad connecting teachers, administrators,... Lire la suite

Ana Bella Estevez

Ashoka Fellow since juil 2010

Spain
Ana Bella Estévez is shifting the focus of support programs that address gender-related violence. She works to empower abused women by leveraging their strengths and capabilities in order to regain self-confidence to begin the separation process from their abuser. Ana Bella creates peer-to-peer... Lire la suite