Video Room

Ashoka Fellow Teresa D'Amaral created a legally-mandated demand for and a locally-supported supply of disabled workers. Teresa was named a 2006 Brazil Visionaris Finalist by Ashoka and UBS. In Portuguese.To read more about Teresa D'Amaral and her work, read her profile.
Ashoka Fellow Daniel Becker creates a framework of citizen responsibility for community health by developing local networks of residents, businesses and governments. Daniel was named a 2006 Brazil Visionaris Finalist by Ashoka and UBS. In Portuguese.To read more about Daniel Becker and his work, read his profile.
Ashoka Fellow Rodrigo Baggio provides low-income communities access to new computer technologies to promote social inclusion. Rodrigo was named a 2006 Brazil Visionaris Finalist by Ashoka and UBS. In Portuguese.To read more about Rodrigo Baggio and his work, read his profile.
Ashoka Fellow Edith Grynszpancholc strengthens the public health care system to diagnose and treat pediatric cancer. Edith was named a 2006 Argentina Visionaris Finalist by Ashoka and UBS. In Spanish.To read more about Edith Grynszpancholc and her work, read her profile.
Ashoka Fellow Victoria Shocrón integrates the mentally ill into society by giving them the tools to help themselves. Victoria was named a 2006 Argentina Visionaris Finalist by Ashoka and UBS. In Spanish.To read more about Victoria Shocrón and her work, read her profile.
Ashoka Fellow José Lumerman created a community housing model to assist psychiatric patients and reintegrate them into society. José was named a 2006 Argentina Visionaris Finalist by Ashoka and UBS. In Spanish.To read more about José Lumerman and his work, read his profile.
Ashoka Fellow Estela Villareal Junco trains people with special disabilities through personal and professional development. Estela was named a 2006 Mexico Visionaris Finalist by Ashoka and UBS. In Spanish.To read more about Estela Villareal Junco and her work, read her profile.
Ashoka Fellow Carlos Alberto Cruz helps eradicate youth criminal violence in Mexico by working with former gang leaders. Jorge was named a 2006 Mexico Visionaris Finalist by Ashoka and UBS. In Spanish.To read more about Carlos Alberto Cruz and his work, read his profile.
Ashoka's Western European Fellowship held its first induction in 2006 and this video features interviews with a selection of Fellows present and participating in the event. It provides a snapshot of the vibrant fellowship that Ashoka is strengthening in Europe.
Ashoka Fellow Vera Cordeiro reduces chronic health problems that result from poverty through comprehensive care during and after hospital admittance. Vera was named the 2006 Brazil Visionaris Winner by Ashoka and UBS. In Portuguese.To read more about Vera Cordeiro and her work, read her profile.