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Getting to the Heart of the Matter

Krista Cameron dances to the beat of a local drum. This 20 year-old once thought making a difference meant traveling far away to reach people in need. It took one chance encounter with a member of the Changemakers community for her to see that she could take action right in her own town.

A student at Capilano University in North Vancouver, Krista always knew that she wanted to help people. That is what attracted her to Capilano University’s Global Stewardship Program, a two-year Associate of Arts degree dedicated to creating young social entrepreneurs.

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Changemaker Named Ashoka Fellow

Like many trailblazing solutions, Hilmi Quraishi's wildly popular mobile phone games that teach players about AIDS found success through not just hard work, but a novel idea and a bit of serendipity. The novel idea was approaching education about this very serious problem through the universal language of entertainment and using a widely-accessible technology to do it.

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Les champions de l’éducation de bonne qualité en Afrique

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Les gagnants sont annoncés!

  • Teaching in Action (TIA) teacher training program – AfricAid, Tanzania
  • Educate! (Educating and Empowering Africa's Future Leaders), Uganda
  • Empowering & Connecting Teachers to Information and Each Other – Teachers Without Borders, Nigeria
  • Ces trois gagnants recevront chacun un prix d’une valeur de 5 000 dollars US.

    Vous devez continuer à lire et à commenter toutes les candidatures.

    When a Mountain Trek is a Monumental Leap – for Women

    Lucky Chhetri came up with a plan to help tourists and improve the lives of Nepalese women at the same time, after hearing numerous stories from female trekkers who'd had uncomfortable -- or worse -- experiences with their male guides.

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    Gamechangers: Change the Game for Women in Sport

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    WHETHER it be pushing for the inclusion of long distance women’s running events in the Olympics or advancing the power of sport and the transformational role it plays in the lives of girls and women through its Let me Play campaign - Nike has long been an advocate for empowerment and change in the world of women in sport.

    JOIN US in identifying, inspiring and bringing together the next wave of innovators eager to change the game for girls and women in sport.

    College Loans - Lumni Allows You to Pay Only What You Can Afford

    Here's a brilliant notion: let college students pay back their college loans based on a percentage of their actual income. Lumni has figured out how to do this -- while earning a profit for investors who make the loans -- relieving students of the stress of making exorbitant loan payments after graduation and giving them some flexibility in how much they must earn. 

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