Latest Ashoka: Innovators for the Public Stories

2010-04-06 09:57:00

WASHINGTON, April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over 80% of Ashoka Fellows have changed the rules that govern our societies and market systems according to a study conducted by Ashoka and the Corporate Executive Board.

2010-02-11 08:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashoka and The Lemelson Foundation, with support from Microsoft®, will bring together inventors and social entrepreneurs from February 11 to 13, 2010 in Hyderabad, India.

2009-09-24 14:07:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Maternal Health Task Force at EngenderHealth and Ashoka will partner to create the first international fellowship program that links committed young professionals with seasoned social entrepreneurs to improve maternal health in developing countries.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.