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Sasha Chanoff

Founder and Executive Director
Sasha Chanoff is the founder of RefugePoint, an organization that works to provide lasting solutions for the world's most vulnerable refugees. Prior to founding RefugePoint, Sasha consulted with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and worked with the International Organization for Migration throughout Africa, identifying refugees in danger, undertaking rescue missions, and working on refugee protection issues with the U.S., Canadian, Australian and other governments. He has appeared on 60 Minutes as well as in other national and international TV, radio and print media outlets. In addition to Ashoka, Sasha has received social entrepreneurship fellowships from the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation and Echoing Green, and is a recipient of the Charles Bronfman Humanitarian Prize. He serves on the Steering Committee of New England International Donors, and is a human rights advisor to a private foundation.

My Ashoka Fellows Sessions

Thursday, May 30

6:30pm EDT