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Renê Patriota

Ashoka Fellow since set 2001

Brazil

Neusa das Dores Pereira

Ashoka Fellow since ago 2003

Brazil

Rodrigo Mendes

Ashoka Fellow since Feb 2004

Brazil

Subroto Das

Ashoka Fellow since mai 2004

India

Dr Subroto Das, winner of one of India’s highest civilian awards, Padma Shri for his work on Highway Trauma Care, co-founded Lifeline Foundation along with his wife, Sushmita (after surviving a life-threatening accident in August, 1999 on one of India’s busiest highways), with the aim of reducing...

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Jean-Michel Ricard

Ashoka Fellow since jun 2006

France
As the elderly live longer lives and make up an increasing percentage of the population in Europe, Jean-Michel is helping them overcome the various physical and psychological ailments that prevent them from enjoying their latter years. His program, which emphasizes the importance of prevention, uses... Leia mais
In many wildlife-protected areas in Uganda, communities and wildlife are sharing habitats, living closer and interdependent lives than ever before. Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka is linking Uganda's wildlife management and rural public health programs to create common resources that benefit both people... Leia mais

Guillaume Bapst

Ashoka Fellow since ago 2006

France
Guillaume Bapst is revolutionizing the way low income households access and purchase food. In an attempt to improve the food distribution system in France, where access is often slow and bureaucratic, choices are limited, and quality and nutritional value are low, Guillaume has built a network of... Leia mais

Ryadh Sallem

Ashoka Fellow since ago 2006

France
For Ryadh Sallem, being disabled is a relative concept—defined as much by a state of mind and societal prejudice as by physical incapacity. As every individual faces limitations but also possesses unique talents, Ryadh is redefining the concept of what it means to be “handicapped” by bringing the... Leia mais

Marie-Noëlle Besançon

Ashoka Fellow since ago 2007

France
Marie-Noëlle Besançon is revolutionizing long-term care for those suffering from mental illnesses in France by developing a network of low-cost, easily replicable non-medical living centers aimed at shifting the care of those suffering from psychiatric problems from the clinical realm to the citizen... Leia mais

Merula Steagall

Ashoka Fellow since jan 2008

Brazil