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Submitted on Thu, November 6, 2014
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 11/06/14 Today is the day. After seven months, 632 entries from 63 countries, and the selection of 305 Pacesetters and 30 Pioneers, we are proud to announce the 10 Champions in the Re-imagine Learning Challenge. These 10 Champions were...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 10/16/14 "Everyone wants to "make a difference" but with an overwhelming array of charitable causes and organizations, the question is:how? Journalists Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn set out to find the answer in their new book,...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 10/16/14 "A Path Appears," by Nicholas D Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn  is about making a difference here and abroad. According to its publisher it is  a  sweeping tapestry of people who are using research, evidence-based...

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Innovation is fostered by information gathered from new connections; from insights gained by journeys into other disciplines or places; from active, collegial networks and fluid, open boundaries. Innovation arises from ongoing circles of exchange, where information is not...
Fatima “Girlie” Garcia-Lorenzo is the very first Ashoka Fellow from the Philippines. She is also the first Making More Health Fellow from the country.  Making More Health is a global initiative and partnership between Boehringer-Ingelheim and Ashoka to promote...
Submitted by on Tue, October 14, 2014
The past 2 years have flown by so quickly.  We thought it would be good to share with you a quick look back at Ashoka’s work and the community we have started to build in the Philippines. 2007-2008: EARLY BEGINNINGS Through its partnership with the Ateneo School of...

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