Interview with Brazil innovator Lourenco Bustani on the new way of doing buisness.
Ashoka In The News
March 6, 2013 |
The Next Billion
March 5, 2013 |
“The range of achievements by this year’s medal recipients reinforces Thomas Jefferson’s belief in ‘the illimitable freedom of the human mind,’” U.Va. President Teresa A. Sullivan said. “The Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medals, now in their 47th year, celebrate these leaders, all of whom have dedicated their vision and talents to the public good.” The medals are the highest external honors bestowed by the University, which grants no honorary degrees.
March 4, 2013 |
For more than three decadre, Virginia-based Ashoka has been investing in social entrepreneurs with innovative, replicable solutions to the world's gnarliest social and environmental problems.
February 26, 2013 |
"Krampetz and Kim, cofounders of Ashoka U aim to do nothing less than transform institutions of higher learning into incubators of a coming wave of social change."
February 26, 2013 |
Stanford Social Innovation Review
"Recognizing that poverty affects more than one billion children worldwide, Ashoka Fellow Jeroo Billimoria has made it her mission to provide children with the financial skills training they need to escape persistent poverty, prepare for productive lives, and begin to shape their own futures."
February 21, 2013 |
Arizona State University
"Changemaker Central at Arizona State University started to change the world in 2011. Now the student-led initiative is receiving a national award for its efforts and innovative approach."
February 10, 2013 |
Business Fights Poverty
An interview with Ashoka Changemaker Richard Wiltshire.
February 6, 2013 |
Dr Iman Bibars on the Arab Awakening and the role of Social Enterprise in a new society.
February 4, 2013 |
Harvard Business Review
"As Ashoka CEO Bill Drayton told us, the ongoing shift in our economies means we must abandon institutions where a few people tell "everyone else how to repeat together efficiently, be it a law firm or an assembly line, a world characterized by a limited and vertical nervous system." The future, he argued, lies with institutional forms based on networks, "an open, fluid team of teams"."
January 31, 2013 |
Dr Mohammad Al-Ubaydli (Ashoka UK Fellow) on how social enterprises can succeed in the healthcare industry.