WPI Grant: Announcing The 5 Best Projects
VMEDKIT wants to provide accessible solution to mental health and wellbeing by providing virtual reality mindfulness meditation solution(VRMMS) via the webVR to 5000 thousand affected people.
Hope for a Better Future (H4BF) Cooperative
H4BF intends to promote peace and fight against, violence, extremism, hate and tribalism among young people throught mindfulness and meditation, and creation of peace clubs for long-term sustainability
Amadou Oury Balde
Plans to eradicate pollution in his city by mobilizing 1000 young leaders to train them on mindful practices and personal development.
Vidjnannagni Charles intends to introduce mindfulness to 300 people in rural areas in order to meet the psychological needs of the participants especially teachers and vulnerable children thereby limiting suspensions from school and other social ills.
Nseabasi’s project will be aimed to empower street children and 3600 unemployed youth in Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania with a blend of mindfulness and photography skills that will train them to stay focus in order to pursue their potential career paths, be self reliant and contribute to their community’s development.