“Wheat” is an application being developed that seeks to make psychological and emigration-oriented resources easily available to people struggling with forced emigration, starting specifically with the Ukrainian community. The app will use games to teach about the resources available to refugees.

Sasha Shafran

Sasha is an international student from Ukraine studying at Allegheny College in Pennsylvania. She majors in Business and double minors in Psychology and Mathematics. Currently, Sasha works as a social media manager for several organizations, utilizing her creativity and marketing skills. Further on, she is hoping to pursue a career in project management, where she […]


Remit is a money transfer rate comparison tool. Like Hotels.com, it will compare the hundreds of different remittance services available and direct clients towards the one offering the lowest rate. This simple redirection tool could put an extra $28 billion in the hands of at-risk citizens annually

Education Equity Foundation

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

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

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 Fraser

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 Torres

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 […]

Maria Jose Medina Moreno

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 […]