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The future is better than we think. Tap the deep knowledge and surprising insights of the world’s best social entrepreneurs *live* at partner events and every Wednesday via our Welcome Change series, broadcast on Zoom to all time zones. Browse topics and RSVP below.

Next events

Healing and radical hope

Wednesday, December 8
New York 13:00
London 18:00
New Delhi 23:30
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Ashoka Live

Making community-owned Internet access universal in India

Wednesday, January 12
New York 09:00
London 14:00
New Delhi 19:30
Public /
Ashoka Live

Past Events

Open-sourcing human rights investigations

Ashoka Live

November 17, 2021
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Young changemakers building a better future for people & planet

Ashoka Live

November 3, 2021

Redefining Success & Systems Change: Insights from Women & Queer Changemakers

Ashoka Changemaker Summit

October 28, 2021
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New Longevity: The Power of Arts and Culture to Change Mindsets on Aging

Ashoka Changemaker Summit

October 21, 2021
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Illegal loggers step up as champions of sustainable forestry

Ashoka Live

October 20, 2021
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Brazil’s indigenous rights & the future of land stewardship

Ashoka Live

October 15, 2021
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Preserving democracy in the age of surveillance

Ashoka Changemaker Summit

October 14, 2021
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Overcoming financial trauma & building wealth

Ashoka Live

October 13, 2021
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A new economic architecture for our land and food

Ashoka Changemaker Summit

October 7, 2021
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COP26 & changing the rules of finance

Ashoka Live

October 6, 2021
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Fashion’s huge waste problem – and what we can do about it

Ashoka Live

September 29, 2021
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Memory Loss & The Journey of Carers

Ashoka Live

September 22, 2021
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Lessons from Mexico: Building resilient infrastructure for a changing climate

Ashoka Live

September 15, 2021
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Building welcoming communities as economies re-open

Ashoka Live

September 8, 2021
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Trusting Young People to Lead

Ashoka Live

August 4, 2021
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The Power of Procurement

Ashoka Live

July 21, 2021
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Nigeria’s Twitter ban & what it means for democracy

Ashoka Live

June 30, 2021
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From Trans* visibility to liberation: building a gender equal world

Ashoka Live

June 16, 2021
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Lessons from Covid: the relevance of empathy

Ashoka Live

June 9, 2021

Launching into a new age of Planet & Climate action

June 3, 2021
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Young changemakers building a Bangladesh free of child marriage

Ashoka Live

June 2, 2021
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Responses from India as the Covid crisis deepens

Ashoka Live

May 19, 2021
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Indigenous traditions and the future of food

Ashoka Live

May 12, 2021
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Motherhood as a Masters

Ashoka Live

May 5, 2021
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The right to sign: Deaf children and early language access

Ashoka Live

April 28, 2021
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Strengthening Human Rights in the Digital Age

Ashoka Live

April 28, 2021
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Addressing algorithmic bias & building better tech

Ashoka Live

April 21, 2021
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From rights to jobs: LGBTQ+ liberation in the Arab World

Ashoka Live

April 7, 2021
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Climate Change & the hidden cost of business as usual

Ashoka Live

March 24, 2021
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Mutualism and the Next Economy

Ashoka Live

March 17, 2021
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Who Cares? Carers on the Global Agenda

February 10, 2021
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Bringing the generations together

Ashoka Live

January 27, 2021
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Why We Must Update The Social Contract For the Digital Age

January 13, 2021
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Better Pathways to Asylum

December 2, 2020
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Future Proofing Digital Rights

November 18, 2020
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Gender Dialogues

November 18, 2020
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Hacking the Food Industry

November 17, 2020
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Strengthening Democracy Together

November 17, 2020
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Recommitting to Democracy

Recommitting to Democracy

October 28, 2020
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Why we need data for Black lives

September 2, 2020