Gearing up: How Megan is bridging the gender divide in tech through LEGO robots
Megan is contributing to a growing movement of young female changemakers who encourage other young girls to pursue STEM education.
In Memory of Basil Kransdorff
The global community of Ashoka deeply mourns the loss of Basil Kransdorff founder of Econocom Foods, Johannesburg, South Africa. Basil's Innovative approach influenced Ashoka’s Nourishing Schools Program Basil Kransdorff’s creation of e’Pap Technologies resulted from a project his wife Rose was...
Fellow Abla Al Alfy Launches a Campaign to Reduce Prematurity in Egypt
Ashoka Arab World Fellow Dr. Abla Al Alfy organized the kickoff event of "Ibn al Badry," a year-long campaign to advocate for the reduction of prematurity in Egypt.
Stronger together: Sisters Shreya and Sahana encourage resilience and independence for girls in Charlotte, North Carolina
Ignited by a family history of changemaking, Shreya and Sahana embark on their own changemaking journey to change the landscape of economic mobility in their hometown.
La promotion d'entrepreneurs sociaux 2017
Dan Acher, fondateur de Happy City Lab Sa mission : Recréer du lien social dans les villes Avec Happy City Lab, Dan Acher apporte une réponse à un double enjeu de société : le lien social souvent brisé en milieu urbain et les inégalités d’accès à la culture. En créant des installations artistiques...
Our Fight Too: What Gina Clayton is Doing About the Burden of Mass Incarceration on Women
Amid the growing conversation about mass incarceration in the United States, social entrepreneur Gina Clayton sees a part of the problem – and the solution – that has gone largely overlooked. Ashoka’s Michael Zakaras caught up with Clayton, who started Essie Justice Group, to learn more. "In my...