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Evariste Aohoui

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2016

Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)

Hilaire Gomé

Ashoka Fellow since déc 1992

Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
Hilaire Gome is combining traditional environmental practices, reconstituted as uniquely effective modern policies, and a massive campaign of environmental awareness aimed at young people to spearhead Cote d'Ivoire's environmental movement. Lire la suite

Jeanne Kouamé

Ashoka Fellow since déc 1996

Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
Jeanne Kouamé is an Ivoirian woman setting up and strengthening local mutual aid associations of people living with AIDS throughout West Africa in anticipation of the multiplying downstream consequences of the disease, such as the care of "AIDS orphans." Lire la suite

Joseph N'Gata

Ashoka Fellow since juin 1993

Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
Working in the poorer sections of Cote d'Ivoire's capital, Abidjan, that are not served by public trash collection services, Joseph N'Gata has pioneered a cost-effective youth-based model for municipal trash collection. Lire la suite

Constance Yaï

Ashoka Fellow since déc 1998

Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
Constance Yai is the first person in Cote d'Ivoire to successfully introduce grassroots organizing around women's rights. Her several campaigns have crossed social and economic barriers and laid the foundation for dismantling a legal structure that discriminates against women from the time they are... Lire la suite