Gustavo Torres and João Victor Araújo Costa

Nationality: Brazil
Organization Name: Descobrindo o Sonho Jovem
Impact Region: South America
About the Social Business: Gustavo and João envision a generation of young people fully aware of their potential and the way they can harness it to build their dream career. They created Descobrindo o Sonho Jovem (DSJ), which develops self-awareness and proactivity among young people in Brazilian communities (favelas). So far, the work of DSJ has implemented a series of 10 workshops at the end of which participants had a portfolio of their lives and what they wanted for their future, impacting more than 100 teenagers. DSJ was also introduced at the BRICS Forum in 2015.
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Gustavo Torres and João Victor Araújo Costa

Nationality: Brazil
Organization Name: Descobrindo o Sonho Jovem
Impact Region: South America
About the Social Business: Gustavo and João envision a generation of young people fully aware of their potential and the way they can harness it to build their dream career. They created Descobrindo o Sonho Jovem (DSJ), which develops self-awareness and proactivity among young people in Brazilian communities (favelas). So far, the work of DSJ has implemented a series of 10 workshops at the end of which participants had a portfolio of their lives and what they wanted for their future, impacting more than 100 teenagers. DSJ was also introduced at the BRICS Forum in 2015.
About the Y&Y Fellow: -