Internationale News (Ashoka Blogs)

Verfasst am 22/07/2010 - 15:37
  Thanks to onlinedegrees.net for listing Ashoka Peace as one of the "50 Best Blogs for Following Human Rights News". See the full list here. It will show you "not only how you can help protect under-served or persecuted communities,...
Verfasst am 15/07/2010 - 05:22
  Ashoka Peace interviews Esra'a Al Shafei, founder and Director of MidEast Youth. AP: What is the innovation you have pioneered? What are you doing that nobody else is doing?ES: At Mideast Youth, we leverage the power of new media to...
This post was written by Joelle Murphy, Ashoka US Summer Associate An Ashoka US Fellow is transforming the way banks allow people to send and receive remittances in the United States! We received exciting news this week, through this press release...
On this week's episode of the AshokaTECH Podcast host Alex Budak interviews Marc Maxson, the Manager of Performance Analytics, for Global Giving.  The two of them discuss the work Marc has been doing with encouraging storytelling in Kenya and...
From a press release dated March 31, 2010: MOVIRTU COLLABORATES WITH FROG DESIGN ON USER INTERFACE INNOVATION Global innovation firm frog design will assist Movirtu to ensure quick navigation and ease of use of their MX series of products for a...
Let’s face it: Africa is on the downward slope to perdition as far as technology is concerned. Many people who are not directly confronted with this reality on the continent are usually lured into a false sense that things are looking up because of...
 Pratima Joshi, Ashoka Fellow and Founding Member of Shelter Associates, talks about how her organization uses Geographical Information Systems (GIS) mapping to improve slum dwellers’ quality of life. The Problem: Slums in India often lack...