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Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 03/02/15 Editor's Note: This article was written by the co-authors Olivier Kayser and Valeria Budinich, who wrote “Scaling up Business Solutions to Social Problems”, Palgrave MacMillan, February 2015. The article first appered on Business...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 02/27/15 Previously a Mechanical Engineer, Ashoka Fellow Arvind Kejriwal was elected as a Fellow due to his work which used a 2001 law called the Right to Information Act (RTIA) to bring political power back to the people of India. The...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 02/19/15 Editor's Note: This article was written by Michael Zakaras who is part of the AshokaUS Venture and Fellowship team. Maybe Ashoka is onto something after all! It wasn’t more than 15 minutes into this week’s Global Innovation...

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Submitted on Sun, December 14, 2014
A time of celebration, Christmas is also a time of remembering. Remembering the year that was, good times with friends and family, and things that have colored our lives brilliantly. But let us also remember our fellow Filipinos who were and still are affected by the...
Through the global partnership between Ashoka and Boehringer-Ingelheim, over 50 Ashoka and Making More Health (MMH) Fellows have been selected and supported for their social innovations in health and wellness. In the Philippines, the partnership between Ashoka Philippines...
Submitted on Fri, December 5, 2014
2014 brings in four new Ashoka Fellows for the Philippines. Working in a variety of fields, our four new Ashoka Fellows are exceptional additions to the growing fellowship of Ashoka Philippines. Joining Girlie Garcia-Lorenzo of Kythe, Inc., our very first Ashoka Fellow in...

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