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Is Your Company "Life Ready?" Riccarda Zezza's Innovation Views Work And Life Together

Meet Riccarda Zezza, the founder of “Maternity As A Masters,” a digital training program that turns early parenthood into a “masters degree” in skills like empathy and time management. Starting in Italy and now reaching participants in 23 countries, MAAM works with businesses to show that the learning that comes with new life experiences can fuel professional growth. Ashoka’s Sonia Park caught up with Riccarda to learn more.

Shreen Saroor - Women’s Action Network (WAN)

Recognizing that the women’s movement in Sri Lanka needs a new generation of leaders after its deadly civil war, Shreen Saroor is creating a cadre of young women who are bringing new solutions to overcome the socio-cultural inequalities that have long prevented women from exercising full citizenship in the country.

Découvrez ces entrepreneures qui misent tout sur l’humain

Avec 4 Fellows sur 5 qui sont des femmes, une promotion des Fellows Ashoka 2018 n'a jamais été aussi féminine !

Announcing the Final Winners of Challenging Norms, Powering Economies

Arlington, VA -- Ashoka, Open Society Foundations and UN Women are very pleased to announce the four women’s organizations from Africa that have won the grand prize of the Challenging Norms, Powering Economies initiative in recognition of their work to challenge gender norms and achieve women’s economic empowerment. The winners will travel to New York City from Ghana, Kenya and South Africa for a celebratory event at UN Women on 6 December 2018, where they will present their experiences and solutions and participate in a roundtable discussion followed by a reception.