social entrepreneurship

From Fiction to Fashion, Social Entrepreneur Nicole Rycroft Helps Business See Forests for the Trees

An Ashoka Fellow since 2003, Nicole Rycroft is a tireless warrior for the world’s forest ecosystems. The native Australian, now based in Vancouver, Canada, leads the environmental NGO Canopy, which works with business partners in the publishing and fashion industries to transform their value chains in a way that protects ancient forests.

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Activating Empathy to Create Change - News Roundup

We’ll be posting the latest news from around the web on innovative empathy projects that help build vibrant communities! Check back weekly for more news and insights about putting empathy into action. 


The world’s first Empathy Museum

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Everyone a Changemaker: Social Entrepreneurship’s Ultimate Goal


An Everyone a Changemaker world is one that responds quickly and effectively to social challenges, and where each individual has the freedom, confidence and societal support to address any social problem and drive change. This article defines the ultimate good of an "everyone a changemaker" world and shows how everyone can recognize problems and cause change. In a world where the problems can no longer outrun the solutions, this article describes in practical terms several of the most important means of getting there.