Ashoka Citizen Base Initiative (CBI)
The Citizen Base Initiative (CBI) seeks to use this distinctive vantage point to capture, share, and enable how leading social entrepreneurs and non-profit organizations mobilize key human, technological, information, and financial resources from their citizen base.
Investing In Impact
Over the last 30 years, the citizen sector has increasingly turned to the market to address social challenges. The breadth of the resulting innovations has been profound. Market-based innovations enable social entrepreneurs to break away from traditional funding models. Philanthropic and government...
It is not enough to ask: How do we create profit to support our impact? Or even: How do we create impact while generating profit? We need to instead ask: How do we change the market so the pursuit of profit creates the greatest impact? Find out how Ashoka answers it here.
Ashoka Scandinavia Changemaker Schools
In Scandinavia, Ashoka is creating a network of schools (up to university level) from Sweden, Denmark and Norway that are cultivating Changemaker Skills among students. No two Changemaker Schools look the same in how these skills are cultivated, but they will be united under a broad set of common...