Phan Y Ly is a recognized social activist, entrepreneur, and artist. She pioneered in introducing to the country the concept of Self-Development and Social change using dialogical artistic medium. In the past 12 years Ly has worked with more than 4 thousands people from different parts of the world in the search for better understanding of self and others.
Y Ly is the founder of SameStuff Theatre, Life Art, The BlackBox. She is also a director of Green Meadow – A Child-made documentary film project for children living on boats by Red River of Hanoi. The project has wont World Bank’s Vietnam Innovation Day award, opened the United Nation Film Festival in Vietnam (2007), attended Vietnam International Film Festival in California (2008), and featured in Yxine Film Festival (2009).