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A Deep Desire, and a Support Network That Helped Me Jump

By: Emilia Ganem, Amani Social Innovation Management Fellow Exactly one year ago, my life was going fine. But it was just fine, not great, and I felt…

6 Insights about changemaking – and the difference between knowing something and understanding it

By: Roshan Paul, CEO and Co-Founder, Amani InstituteA few weeks ago, I sat watching the final presentations from our class of Social Innovation Manag…

Gati’s Journey with Amani’s Social Innovation Framework

By: Krisstina RaoMy journey in social innovation began when I was still in university, where I took up social projects (and set up one of my own too),…

Ready. Set. Go.

By: Jerry Sellanga, Kenya Communications and Partnerships ManagerLife is a book. One chapter ends, another one begins. After working for three ye…

Get Funding from the Swedish Government for our Social Innovation Management Program!

(Swedish Below) Thanks to the support of Amani Fellow, Emilia Hellqvist, Amani Institute has been recognized by the Swedish Government’s student …

Education As a Path to Social Innovation

When talking about education, the image that comes to mind, in general, is an  elementary school classroom, with chairs, students lined up and a teac…

What I’ve Learned as an Apprentice at Ashoka

Unsure of how to explain what social innovation is to those who asked me, but certain it was a field I wanted to work in, I had a vision board for a f…

Earn Your Diploma at UPEACE Through Amani Institute!

Did you know that after graduating from Amani Institute’s Social Innovation Management Program you also become eligible for the Diploma in Social In…

Being an Amani Fellow and an Entrepreneur

Before joining Amani Institute as a Social Innovation Management Fellow, I founded Mithra Trust. As a Fellow, I’ve joined Amani’s Start Up Track, …

Learning from Social Entrepreneurs

What do a former biomedical engineer, lawyer, software engineer, and 2 IT professionals have in common? They have all transitioned from their previous…