Ashoka's International Blogs

  • Submitted by Your Old Team Will Lose The New Game — Don't Be Sidelined! on Thu, June 18, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/18/15 Editor's Note: This post was written by Henry F. De Sio (@henrydesio), Leadership Group Member at Ashoka, where he advocates a new framework for next generation youth innovators.  ...
  • Submitted by The Changemaker Effect: Rethinking Leadership in the Everyone-Leads Game on Thu, June 18, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/18/15 Editor's Note: This post was written by Henry F. De Sio (@henrydesio), Leadership Group Member at Ashoka, where he advocates a new framework for next generation youth innovators.  ...
  • Submitted by Everything You Change Changes Everything on Thu, June 18, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/18/15 Editor's Note: This post was written by Henry F. De Sio (@henrydesio), Leadership Group Member at Ashoka, where he advocates a new framework for next generation youth innovators.  ...
  • Submitted by Breaking Poverty by Providing Access to Free Higher Education in South Africa on Tue, June 16, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/16/15 Taddy Blecher, an Ashoka fellow, founded the Maharishi Institute to try and revive a lost generation. Every day in South Africa, 4 million youths wake up with nothing to do and it pushes them on to the...
  • Submitted by Free Education from the Inside Out on Mon, June 15, 2015
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  • Submitted by 5 Trends Guiding Future 'Changemaker Universities' on Thu, June 11, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/11/15 Editor's note: This article originally appeared on Forbes.com.Dr. Julie H. Sullivan is Executive Vice President and Provost at the University of San Diego, an Ashoka U Changemaker Campus, and President-...
  • Submitted by A social entrepreneurs' guide to changing the world on Thu, June 11, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/11/15 Editor's note: This article originally appeared on Virgin.com as a collaborative article by the Ashoka team. The report contextualises and explores the mission and impact of Ashoka   In 1950 Detroit...
  • Submitted by How should a Social Entrepreneur be defined, by their impact or their income strategy? on Thu, June 11, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/11/15 Editor's Note: This article originally appeared on Forbes.com and was written by Felix Oldenburg, Diector of Ashoka Germany. In the article he discusses the complexities of money and value flow into...
  • Submitted by How Can We Enable Changemaking across Sectors? Highlights from the Ashoka Future Forum on Mon, May 25, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 05/25/15 For several years, we have been caught in a state of rapid transition; in our work, our social environment and our personal lives. Yet, there has been little or no conversation about the roles...
  • Submitted by How Can We Begin the Groundwork for an Empathetic Civilization? on Mon, May 25, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 05/25/15 Editor's Note: This video is created by RSA Animate. Bestselling author, political adviser and social and ethical prophet Jeremy Rifkin investigates the evolution of empathy and the profound ways that...
  • Submitted by Technology And Changemaking: The Languages Of The Future on Fri, May 22, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 05/22/15 Editor's Note: This article was first published on Ashoka's column on Forbes.com. It was written by Eana Chung who works with Ashoka’s Global Fellowship team and coordinated the 2015 Ashoka...
  • Submitted by The Rise of the Changemaker Business on Fri, May 22, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 05/22/15 Editor's Note: Adam Lent is European Director of Research and Innovation at Ashoka. His book ‘Small is Powerful: why the era of big business, big government and big culture’ is over is published next year...
  • Submitted by Breaking Down Old ‘Stuck’ Ways of Thinking to Create Change in Germany on Thu, March 26, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/26/15 Editor’s Note: This article was written by Felix Oldenburg (@foldenburg), Director of Ashoka Europe and Germany after the Changemaker Alliance event held in Berlin to welcome 5 new Fellows.Earlier this...
  • Submitted by How Can Social Innovators Design their Venture for the Highest Level of Impact? on Fri, March 13, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/13/15 Editor's Note: This article was written by Brittany Koteles of AshokaUS and Sachin Malhan of Ashoka Changemakers who will take part in two SXSW sessions To Hell With Good Intentions, Part I ...
  • Submitted by An Inspiring Istanbul Social Innovation Summit - 5 Key Takeaways on Wed, March 11, 2015
    Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/11/15 The Istanbul Social Innovation Summit hosted by Ashoka Turkey and BMW Foundation provided social entrepreneurs, impact investors, leaders from civil society organization and corporate executives from both...