Partners & Sponsors - 2011 Stockholm Summit

Essl 

Essl Foundation

The Martin and Gerda Essl Privatstiftung is the foundation behind the Essl Social Prize, one of the leading international awards for social entrepreneurs. The 1 Million Euro prize offers sustainable support and assistance to individuals with pioneering social initiatives. The Essl Social Prize 2010 that went to Ashoka founder Bill Drayton last year enabled Ashoka to accelerate a number of programs designed to take social change to a global level, most prominently the first Ashoka Globalizer program.

Playing for Change

Playing for Change 

Playing for Change supports social entrepreneurs who help children and youth to a better life. The foundation contributes money, business expertise, media exposure and marketing – the social entrepreneurs contributes their power of initiative and an idea that can change the world. Playing for Change is an initiative of the Kinnevik Group and Hugo Stenbecks Stiftesle, and proud partner of Ashoka Scandinavia.

Alliance for Global Good

Alliance for Global Good

The Alliance for Global Good responds to the world's challenges by connecting donors with smart social investments, effecting change strategically and systematically. Using a matrix of five criteria—innovation, leverage, scalability, collaboration, and sustainability—the Alliance, through Program Partners like Ashoka, identifies and funds promising projects across five global themes: health, poverty, education, the environment, and world relations.

Stockholm School of Economics 

Stockholm School of Economics

The Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) is one of Europe’s leading business schools, with very little dependence on government support, and close ties to the business community.  SSE research programs rank among the best in the world in areas such as Marketing and Strategy, Finance and Economics to name but a few. About 2,000 students are registered in programs at various levels (the executive education programs excluded).

Skoll Foundation 

Skoll Foundation

Jeff Skoll created The Skoll Foundation in 1999 to pursue his vision of a sustainable world of peace and prosperity. Their mission is to drive large-scale change by investing in, connecting and celebrating social entrepreneurs and other innovators dedicated to solving the world’s most pressing problems.

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