S!NERGY x Brazil
YSP Brazil organized a S!NERGY event on April 27 at Santa Catarina State University, Palhoca with the theme “The Change That We Can Create.” 200 students and organizational leaders attended the program. There were professors, the President of the University, and local government leaders including the City Councilor and the City Department Director.
The event was filled with amazing speeches of leaders. Mr. Fabio Henrique Pereira gave the opening speech and Mr.In Soung Kwun, special youth emissary, gave a welcoming speech about the hope of youth and students. Mr. Koji Matsuda, YSP International Vice President gave the keynote address with the title “Dreams and Vision of the YSP Founders”.
YSP Brazil gave an award for those people who were part of making a Peace Designer Program. Winners were judged by 8 professors and a program specialist in Peace Design. There were 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize for the selected winners of the program. The students who received prizes determined to be front liners in peace activities by giving testimonies of how good the program was.
Mr. Samuel Ota Linares, YSP Latin America President, inspired everyone with his message “We Need to Spread the Founders Love to Latin America and Make it Happen Before 2020.”