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The Education Equity Foundation aims to address education inequality in Jamaica by providing access to tablets and data for students to access learning remotely.
Celeste Nottingham is a first year student of the University of the West Indies,Mona, majoring in International Relations with Minor in Spanish. As a budding diplomat, and enthusiast of all things related to foreign affairs, being a part of the Model United Nations club has provided her with opportunities to not only develop skills in […]
Tamoy Campbell is a final year law student at the UWI Mona, Faculty of Law, where she also serves as the President of the Mona Law Society and UWI Guild Faculty of Law Representative 2021 2022. Tamoy is also an experienced writer who values fact-based research, junior policy analyst for a Senator, National Youth Parliamentarian- […]
Sydney attends the University of the West Indies and is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Laws Degree. As someone who loves to travel and experience new cultures, Sydney decided to attend university in Jamaica, although she is originally from Guyana- a small but beautiful and diverse country in South America. Growing up in Guyana, Sydney […]
Francisco majors in Law and Anthropology with a minor in Sociology at Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá. He is passioned about ways of addressing colonial effects within Colombian society, through the investigation of discrimination based on class, gender, and race. Besides, he is the Director of Social Responsibility in his schools Students Council, he […]
María José is a last semester government and public affairs student at Universidad de los Andes Bogotá, Colombia. She has a minor in International Studies and has always been interested in international development, innovation, the power of education and the impact the public sector can have on political and social matters. She enjoys participating in […]
Soacha, amongst the biggest slums of Colombia, has one of the highest rates of displaced people, sexual violence, and unemployment. LUCHA aims to prepare marginalized students in Soacha to excel in Colombia’s official state tests and to guarantee affordable access to higher education and the end of cycles of poverty.
Ruth is a student leader in her 2nd year at Makerere University pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Communication. As an enterprising lady, she held different leadership positions in her high school and won entrepreneurship awards. As a proponent of human rights and women empowerment, Ruth has been involved in community service activities to […]