About Us 2017-04-15T15:28:59+00:00

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Ashoka’s motto is “Everyone A Changemaker.”TM Ashoka is an international non-profit organization with the vision to create a world where everyone is a changemaker. Over the past 30 years, Ashoka has devoted its energy to discover and support the most innovative entrepreneurial solutions to tackle social and environmental challenges. Nowadays, Ashoka counts over 3000 Fellows in over 80 countries. In addition to selecting and supporting the so-called Ashoka Fellows, Ashoka attempts to amplify the impact of their solutions and to deepen the co-creation of new solutions by promoting collaboration between social entrepreneurs, companies, and the public authority.

Created in 1998, the Schneider Electric Foundation, under the aegis of the Fondation de France, has worked together with its partners to implement solutions to address the energy issues faced by the world’s most underprivileged people. In emerging economies, the Foundation supports professional training programs in energy-related trades, thereby contributing to the Schneider Electric Access to Energy program. In mature economies, the Foundation fights against fuel poverty by offering training and awareness-raising programs for the concerned households. The Schneider Electric Foundation pays special attention to the involvement of its employees across all programs.

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