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Empathy (Ubuntu) is a traditional and widespread value throughout Southern Africa. Learn how Ashoka is promoting Empathy also as a skill for changemaking in early childhood development.

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Southern Africa has the largest and oldest fellowship in Africa.

Ashoka Youth Venture

We create the conditions for youth to have the freedom, confidence and support to become changemakers.

Rural Innovation and Farming

How can social innovators change the rural areas, from agriculture to education to environment?

Everyone A Changemaker

How would a world where everyone is empowered as active citizens look like? We believe the change is on its way.
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Mon, June 29, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/29/15 Ashoka is honored to announce that two of the Future Forward: Youth Innovations for Employment challenge winners, Ellen Chilemba and Alain Nteff, were selected among 30 Africa’s most promising young entreprenuers for 2015. The...
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/29/15 Laxmi Parthasarathy is Global Media Manager, Framework Change team for Ashoka, based in Washington D.C.  Across the world today, citizens are active participants both as members of the audience, news makers and reporters....
Submitted by Ashoka ChangeInSight on Thu, June 25, 2015
Submitted by: Tsega Belachew on 06/25/15 Ashoka is honored to announce that Ashoka Fellow (elected in 2006), Felipe Vergara, will be joining our board of directors in the coming year. Felipe Vergara is a pioneering social entrepreneur. He has launched four organizations...

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