Brazil

We support projects in the largest country in South America

Learn about the projects and programs that Fundación MAPFRE has in Brazil

With a surface area of almost half of South America’s territory, Brazil is the largest in the region. Its economy is also the most thriving in the area. Brazilian society is very diverse, made up of descendants of Europeans, natives, Americans, Africans and Asians. This mix makes it one of the most culturally rich states, a richness that is fundamentally expressed in its music.

38 projects

Bringing education to the children of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

Current Project

When the waters rise, people that live on the banks of the river are left isolated, preventing children and young people from receiving a formal education and developing their social skills. The Jatobazinho school,run by the organization ACAIA Pantanal, provides them with access to education in addition to opportunities for emotional growth and social integration.

Opportunities for young people in São Paulo, Brazil

Current Project

In a young country such as Brazil, the 15-29 year-olds in the population do not have a lot of future prospects Ação Comunitária do Brasil is striving to get almost 2500 young people off the streets of São Paulo by offering them a life and work development plan.

Comprehensive development and strengthening of family ties in Brazil

Current Project

The “Deporte por la Paz” project aims to bring about the comprehensive development of people in vulnerable situations and strengthen relationships with their families and communities. Furthermore, the plan also includes a section supporting labor inclusion. Mato Grosso du Sul.

Healthy eating habits for 2,000 children living at risk of exclusion

Current Project

The Promoción de los derechos de los niños, adolescentes y jóvenes con calidad de vida project (Promoting the rights of children, adolescents and young people and improving their quality of life project) offers 2000 beneficiaries in the area of Recife, Brazil access to good health and a good diet.

60 young people prepare for life in Brazil

Current Project

The Crescer Movimento Cidadania e Juventude Institute offers informal education in Santa Catarina, Brazil, to 60 young people from vulnerable homes in order to help them join the world of work and to teach them life skills.

Training on rights and citizenship for children living in social exclusion

Current Project

This project from the Fundação Fé e Alegria do Brasil takes responsibility for the physical, emotional and psychological well-being of children, adolescents and young people in Brazil who live in areas of the country where poverty and a lack of opportunities is a serious impediment to their balanced growth.

50 leaders to fight for women’s rights in Brazil

Current Project

The project Escola de Liderança para Meninas by the entity International Plan Brazil, offers training to 50 girls between 14 and 18 years old so that they are aware of their rights, are trained in public policies and can transform the communities in which they live. They can be the leaders of change.

CEAPS offers activities to complement schooling in Amazonas

Completed Project

The Centro de Estudos Avançados de Promoção Social e Ambiental (CEAPS) promotes learning opportunities among children and adolescents in the Amazon river communities through activities that complement their schooling.