How I will change society: Lina Staškevičiūtė

Lina is a 22-year-old multimedia designer from Lithuania living in Denmark. She is a professional hitchhiker, traveler, dreamer, and burner. She runs several art and community projects at Institut for(X) in Aarhus, Denmark. Among other projects, she started Aarhus Burns and “Foodsharing” Aarhus. Lina was selected for the project “European Youth at the frontlines of…

How I will change society: Javier Esteves

Javier Esteves, Argentinian entrepreneur living in Aarhus, Denmark, has engaged into a social project called ”The New Creative Tenants”, where a group of 12 homeless Danish youngsters will start living in a cultural center called UngdomsKulturHus (UKH), as part of an experiment for social inclusion. Throughout this process, the main idea is to sort things…

How I will change society: Dídac Espí Vallvé

The idea of the Didi’s project called: “Hand made Sound System” came about together with his mate, in a mental all night rave in a squat in Sant Andreu del Palomar during the summer. The aim is to create a youth movement in the city. All the same, the essence and main objectives of the…

How I will change society: Marianna Parmatzia

Marianna Parmatzia is an art educator from Cyprus, who believes that art could be used as a medium for communication by creating a universal language that everybody can understand. As an Art teacher she decided to organize a workshop – which is called “What’s Your Story?” – encouraging participants to share their stories through artistic…

How I will change society: Ionut Barb

Ionut Barb from Romania is a young active citizen that wants to help the local community from Balan to develop among nature and his people needs. So, the problem that he wants to solve is to legalize the access with non-motorized boats on the gloss of the water for recreational purposes. Ionut was selected for…

How I will change society: Razvan Cîmpean

Razvan Cîmpean from Romania is a person who grew up in the city of Bălan, a city built around a copper mine that later closed and collapsed the city’s economy. He studies business administration and is involved in several projects through which he wants to promote tourism in his hometown. For a period of 1…

How I will change society: Krisztina Kerekes

Krisztina Kerekes from Romania is a 19 years old girl. She grew up in a little town – Miercurea Ciuc – in Romania, between the Carpathian Mountains. Since she was a child, she wanted to be a doctor, to help people, to make their life happier, but when she grew up she realized that this…

How I will change society: Daniel Oprea

Daniel Oprea from Romania is 19 years old. His project aims to decrease the suicidal rates among teenagers through an inspirational message. The objectives are to attract the attention of the young people from Harghita county on the availability of the psychological help and to increase the degree of involvement of the decision-making leaders. Daniel…