Vårat team

Frida Schleenvoigt

Chairman of the board of Sweden.


Profession: Social Worker at the social services
Home: Born and raised in Östersund, Sweden. Currently living and working in Gothenburg, Sweden
Dream: The love of learning new things, nature and coffee
The world needs more: A world were people respect and work together for the love of each other and nature

Manuela Machava

Head Secretary of Project Vita based in Maputo


Profession: Freelancer Translator
Home: Born in Inhambane (Mozambique) and currently living in Maputo
Dream: First, I wish to improve as a human being and develop a clean and wounds free spirit. Then, be able to follow and achieve my goals. I dream of becoming a prosperous person professionally and spiritually
The world needs more: The world needs more people interested in healing it from the wounds created by ourselves. If we could just heal our own wounds and learn to love and care for the others and our planet, this would certainly help a lot; it would be half the battle towards healing the world

Martina Eichler

Ambassador Sweden - representing Project Vita to inspire and grow value


Profession: Product Development and Innovation Management Engineering Student
Home: Born in Germany, raised in Sweden and living in Europe
Dream: To never stop learning and to make ideas reach their highest potential
The world needs more: Deep breaths and refocus -people are too caught up in their routines that they forget to aim for their goals

Iman Nyman

Member of the board.


Profession: Socialworker
Home: Born in Lebanon, raised in Sweden and living in Östersund
Dream: To be a part of changing the world, although it can feel impossible, we can do it together. Even the smallest change Will count for something
The world needs more: Everyone can contribute to a better world,its about daring to take the step out from our comfort zone and sphere. Instead open our eyes and understand that the smallest gesture can be world changing for that person or community

Malin Schleenvoigt

Member of the board and treasurer in association


Profession: switchboard operator and coach at Arbetsförmedlingen
Home: Born in Östersund and I live right know in our new house in Slåtteråsen with my boyfriend Andreas, my two lovely children and a cute dog
Dream: One day write a book about relationships in different shapes. I also want to work at my own company some day
The world needs more: Hope and understanding

Kristoffer Johansson

Head of IT


Profession: Currently studying to be a building engineering at Mittuniversitetet in Östersund
Home: The town of Östersund, which is located in the middle of Sweden
Dream: My son Leo
The world needs more: Self-awareness

Aishwarya Shendre

Architect / Coordinator, India - Consultant to provide better living environment


Profession: Architect - freelancing
Home: Born in India, Currently working in the state Maharashtra from Pune
Dream: To love what I do and do what I love
The world needs more: faith in oneself and acceptance for all

Sara Flygar

Project Coordinator Sweden, Graphical and Product Designer


Profession: Industrial Design Engineer
Home: Stockholm, Sweden
Dream: Being there for my closest, and hoping to one day develop solutions for people in developing countries
The world needs more: If you have a dream, make it into a goal and define the steps that will help you reach it. That is how you can make your dreams come true

Venkat Prasad

Film Maker India - representing Project Vita to Spread Knowledge and Love through Film


Profession: Architecture Graduate and Freelance Photographer/Cinematographer
Home: Born/Raised in Chennai- India, Living in Pune
Dream: To inspire and educate people that everything we believe can be brought into reality with Vision and Proper Skills
The world needs more: Respect towards Everyone, and to believe in Karma - Because it’s Very Powerful, So don't hurt anybody

James Rickard

Chairman USA


Profession: IT
Home: Born in Tennesse, USA. Live in Prague, Czechia
Dream: Help people help themselves through knowledge sharing
The world needs more: Courage, people are too afraid of failing when trying to reach their goals. I believe that a lot more people would dare to dream more if they were not afraid of failure

Simões Mahumane

Design of social Urban and Architectural project and technical assistance in construction process


Profession: Architect and physical planner
Home: MOZAMBIQUE; Maputo - Matola - Fomento
Dream: To be a different professional, who cares about things that really make the difference in people's lives and in my experience and professional attitude
The world needs more: More people who using their knowledge to make difference in their country, working for helping community having basic infrastructures

Vaisakh U V

Marketing strategist


Profession: Digital Marketing Strategist
Home: Ahmedabad, India
Dream: To help people achieve their dreams
The world needs more: People need to smile often and lend a helping hand to the one in need

Michel Olofsson

Executive Director/founder and vice-chairman USA


Profession: Bachelor in social science with a major in political science
Home: Born in Mozambique, raised in Sweden and Mozambique
Dream: Create a social change, inspire people to believe and to follow their dreams
The world needs more: positivity, empathy and kindness
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