Ashoka Anglophone West Africa is rolling out a search and selection for the Ashoka Young Changemakers (AYC) Programme in Nigeria. This is a co-leadership programme for teenagers who are leading impact initiatives; Step up and change the world with Ashoka! Nominate yourself or a young perso ... read more and apply
Ashoka was founded in 1980 by Bill Drayton and in over 38 years, Ashoka has pioneered the field of social entrepreneurship by building the largest network of systems-change social entrepreneurs worldwide with more than 3500 Ashoka Fellows working in 93 countries, putting their innovative ideas into practice to create positive change at a large scale.
Equipping young people with 21st Century skills such as changemaking, empathy and teamwork.
For more than 30 years, Ashoka Africa has been fostering Africas' largest network of system-change social entrepreneurs. Ashoka Nigeria is part of the Ashoka Africa Hub and was launched in 1990. Our first and longest running program in Anglophone West Africa to date includes over 110 systems-changing social entrepreneurs, whom we call Ashoka Fellows. The regional office based in Lagos covers Cameroon, Liberia, Nigeria and Ghana.