Ashoka is an NGO, a network of changemakers, that works for social innovation. Through its actions, it aims to accelerate the ideas and initiatives that have a positive social impact for the future.
Its mission is:
- Identify social entrepreneurs whose innovations meet society’s challenges in all areas (health, environment, education …), and support them in their development;
- Connect actors from different horizons, from civil society and public or private sectors, to accelerate the emergence of new models for the general interest.
For over 35 years, Ashoka has identified, supported and makes grow over 3,500 social entrepreneurs in 93 countries.