Best Projects 2018 features all the nominated entries submitted to the Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition under ‘Submit your Project’ category. All the entries consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs. If you want to know the 10 finalists in this category click HERE
We Can (Creators:Andrea López Llerena Villalobos, María Fernanda Moctezuma Campos, Leonardo de Jesús
Explain your project in details:
Design a web page in which women between 16 and 30 years old can read news about gender equality in Mexico, use our specialized forums for sharing their problems and look for psychological and legal help provided by professional people. We can commercializes t-shirts, shirts, hoodies, cups, phone cases and necklaces with designs and quotes that will make people aware of gender inequality and the risks women are facing day after day.
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
The purpose of our enterprise is to target goal number five of The Sustainable Development Goals of the UN and make a change, try that women and men are treated with the same respect in every aspect and that people are aware of the struggle that women face everyday so they start doing something meaningful and significant about it.
Sustainability and future plans
We visualize our idea in the future being an icon and a very representative brand among young people. We deeply desire that our Web Page and products can change the way people see feminism. We also hope that with our forums we can help a lot of women suffering abuse.
Your profile as an entrepreneur
We are three teenagers that have worked in this project for over a year, we have participated in a workshop for three years were we learned everything about programming and design of web pages. We participated in a small school contest with this enterprise idea, competing with other teenagers' ideas. We are commited to become agents of change and create social impact.