University of Ottawa
Biology and Human Geography
Project Location: Bequia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines
The Youth Film Initiative (YFI) provides holistic arts education programs for youth living in Bequia. The initiative offers training and educational opportunities while providing participants positive outlets of creative expression. The YFI bridges the knowledge divide often found in school systems by catering to the different ways individuals process information. It empowers youth by utilizing their creative talents to create positive social and environmental transformation.