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Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 04/21/14 Editor's Note: This article was written by Elizabeth Ferruelo who contributes to Ashoka's blog on Forbes.com. International volunteering evokes images of the Peace Corps. That more than 1,000...
Submitted on Wed, April 16, 2014
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Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 04/15/14   (Learn more about the ASN Global Summit in Paris June 12-14, 2014 and register here.) How do we overcome cultural, economic, and geographic barriers to create large-scale social change? What does...
Submitted on Wed, April 9, 2014
The Skoll World Forum opening plenary started tonight with a Nelson Mandela quote: “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” Yet, as you’re doing the impossible – with the drive and ambition that is required of changemakers – how you do capture...
Submitted on Wed, April 9, 2014
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Submitted on Wed, April 9, 2014
"Don't ask what the world needs, ask what makes you come alive. For what the world needs are more people who have come alive." Premal Shah, Kiva   'WHO CARES?', the award wining documentary by brazilian filmmaker Mara Mourao is screened...
Submitted on Tue, April 8, 2014
The whole Ashoka team is getting ready for the Skoll World Forum in Oxford. Starting from Wednesday 9th of April until Friday 11th, the Ashoka team will be hosting events and participating in the 2014 Skoll World Forum. The Skoll World Forum is the...
Rob Wilson, Director of Ashoka UK  The world is changing at an exponential rate. The 21st Century will bring new social, economic and environmental challenges and the next generation need to be equipped with the confidence and adaptable skills...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 04/02/14 Editor's Note: This article first appeared in Ashoka's "Change in the Making" Forbes blog and is a part of a series of Inventior-Entrepreneur stories brought to you in partnership with the ...