Events

Mon, 26 Oct 2020


With grateful acknowledgement to the Beatles famous song “When I’m Sixty Four” this webinar is all about the practical matters of ensuring that you have financial security after your departure from your organisation.

Thu, 1 Oct 2020

Community Lab in Central-Europe is an idea rooted in a collaborative work of Ashoka and EIT Climate-KIC in 2019. Based on an ecosystem map of climate changemakers in the region, a consortia of CKIC partners is working on the establishment of this Community Lab, welcoming individuals, start-ups and organisations from the region. Their common aim is to introduce changes and establish strong networks and collaboration. The consortia includes organisations with different backgrounds: Cleantech ForEst, Impact Hub, Ashoka, 4CF Strategic Forsight, Centre for Systems Solutions.

Mon, 24 Aug 2020

Isabella Lenarduzzi has been a social entrepreneur, an expert in communication and event organisation for 35 years. Her areas of interest include gender equality, employment, education, training, entrepreneurship, innovation and European public affairs. Isabella is also an Ashoka Fellow since 2013. Ashoka Fellows are leading social entrepreneurs who are recognised to have innovative solutions to social problems and the potential to change patterns across society.

Mon, 17 Aug 2020


As social entrepreneurs undertake their journey of creation and operation there is a natural tendency for the SE to become closely identified with their own organisation.

This can be healthy and unhealthy in equal measure. We invite several social entrepreneurs to discuss this issue, their names to be announced.

Wed, 5 Aug 2020

Ashoka Fellow Lennon Flowers shares how and why she co-founded The Dinner Party, transforming life after loss from an isolating experience into one marked by community support, candid conversation, and forward movement through breaking bread.

Please join Lennon, other Ashoka Fellows and friends for this special event.

Wed, 22 Jul 2020

Ashoka Fellow Ximena Abogabir shares how and why she founded Travesía 100, transitioning from a career in civic participation and sustainable coliving, to addressing the need for a cultural shift around longevity.

Please join Ximena, other Ashoka Fellows and friends for this special event.

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 to Wed, 15 Jul 2020

Save the date! The WISE Up Online Series is taking place July 13 - July 15.

The current global health crisis has underlined the urgency of building an Everyone a Changemaker (EACH) world - one in which every individual is equipped with the mindset, support, and skill set to respond to social challenges and lead change.

Wed, 8 Jul 2020

Ashoka Fellow Beka Ntsanwisi shares how and why she started Soccer Grannies, a movement of grandmothers coming together and breaking all taboos as they take up the game of soccer to live an active, healthy & fulfilling lifestyle.

Please join Beka, other Ashoka Fellows and friends for this special event.

 

Wed, 1 Jul 2020

Ashoka Fellow Al Etmanski and partner Vickie Cammack share the journey that led them to found the Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network, and how it has taken them to their current mission to promote Natural Caring.

Please join Al, Vickie, other Ashoka Fellows and friends for this special event.

Thu, 25 Jun 2020

Ashoka Fellow Marc Freedman shares how and why he founded Encore.org, originating the encore career idea linking second acts to the greater good, and becoming one of the nation’s leading experts on the longevity revolution.

Please join Marc, other Ashoka Fellows and friends for this special event.