Entries

Explore this collection of the world’s most promising social innovations, submitted from every corner of the globe. These solutions give you insights into where the world is heading in the future.

 

Total 361 ideas
Bibhu Kalyan Mohanty is establishing an industry with small farmers, healers and government to cr
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Ashok Khosla’s Development Alternatives Group innovates sophisticated technology; creates deliver
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Harish Hande is uplifting underserved populations by selling, servicing, and financing clean ener
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Vijay Mahajan founded BASIX, a livelihood promotion institution which supports the livelihoods of
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Vijay Pratap Singh Aditya's picture
Vijay Pratap Singh Aditya and his social enterprise, Ekgaon Technologies, are creating technology
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Aparna is creating a global microretail chain that features disadvantaged women as both suppliers
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
By facilitating a transparent, citizen-led movement to link urban development and noise regulatio
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Rajendra Joshi's organization, Saath, creates public, private and citizen sector partnership
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Ishita Khanna is building a green economy in the remote villages of India's high Himalayas.
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Blind since childhood, Dipendra Manocha has used technology to build a communications and trainin
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Ved Arya's new model for rural development relies on collaboration between government, citiz
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Dr.
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Roma Malik has worked closely with forest tribes, local authorities, and the judicial system to d
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Since India's booming microfinance sector has failed to include the poorest of the poor in i
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Ravindranath "Ravi" is turning villages and communities in flood-ravaged regions into i
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Secure access to markets can bring many of the world's informal workers out of poverty.
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Hasina Kharbhih created the nationally and internationally acknowledged Meghalaya Model, a compre
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Amlan Ganguly's picture
Amlan Ganguly is helping children in slum areas of West Bengal to lead their communities in impro
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
Pratima Joshi is using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology to survey and map city slu
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow
With roots in the child labor movement, Solomon J.P.
Entered in Ashoka Fellows
fellow