Betto was in an accident while he was a taxi driver, losing sight in both his eyes. With help of his son he is still able to compete in running marathons and also coaches the Malmok running team. He has overcome his disability and still excels at a sport that would typically require you to be able to see.
Sarah-Quita Offringa (born 4 July 1991) is a professional sailor from Aruba. She competed in the PWA World Tour windsurfing competition and has won many international competitions. Not only is the health of the Oceans important and Climate change, but she has increasingly realized how our whole ecosystem, on land and in the ocean is interlinked with eachother and pivotal for our survival. She wants the future generations to have the opportunities to fulfill their dreams and by working together they can achieve this.
Vadavas is a jewelry store that was founded by a single mother who created this new concept in Aruba and started this business with only $20. Vadavas employs mostly single mothers and allows them to work from home, this has the added benefit that they do not need to be away from their children. Single mothers make Vadavas products in their own homes and is a source of income for single mothers.
Fundacion contra violencia relacional provides assistance to victims of domestic violence. Formely known as Fundacion pa Hende Muher den dificultad FCVR provides physical protection through temporary shelter to victims and their families and guide and refer clients for psycho-social and legal assistance.
The Young Voices programme of the SDG Commission to raise support for the SDGs among the youth and the community at large. In this programme, young people from the Aruban community can support and lead their respective peers in the area of sustainability.The goal of the SDG Young Voices programme is to: