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.
Fundación MAPFRE has been collaborating on projects in Brazil for several years, now with a total of 23 nation-wide projects. Brazil is the largest country of South America with an area of nearly half that of the continent. Its economy is the most thriving of the region. Brazilian society is diverse, as it is made up of descendants of Europeans, Indigenous peoples, Americans, Africans and Asians. This mix makes it one of the most culturally rich countries, by way of a richness expressed fundamentally in its music.
The Liga Solidaria association works in São Paulo to help 500 young people living in vulnerable situations to explore their own abilities and become change agents.
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.
Crescer Mapfre is an initiative specializing in providing a creative and environmentally friendly education which includes interdisciplinary activities and gets directly involved in its students' experiences.
The Centro de Recuperação e Educação Nutricional offers healthcare and educational and nutritional support to 1600 vulnerable people with malnutrition in Brazil. They also work with families on training projects to help them enter the job market.
The goal of the FRM's Social Sports School project in Sao Paulo is the development of the beneficiaries and their families, through sports and the Fundación Real Madrid's methodology as well as through the Don Bosco preventive system.
The organization Plan Internacional Brasil has launched this project which promotes female empowerment among teenagers from 14 to 18 years old who are living in vulnerable situations in the Sao Paulo area.
The Escola Providência project aims to support its beneficiaries and to help strengthen family relationships and those linking them to their community.
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.
The Jatobazinho school, which is run by the ACAIA Pantanal organization, is a boarding school which offers comprehensive care for children at risk of exclusion in Mato Grosso do Sul.
The Comunidade em Movimiento project is helping 1956 people living in vulnerable social and/or financial circumstances by contributing to the development of their life plans.
Aldeias Infantis SOS Brasil runs the Sonhar – Preparando vidas (Preparing lives) project, with the aim of empowering and aiding the development of 500 adolescents and young people from low-income families in various Brazilian cities.
The Fundación Fútbol Club Barcelona works on the socio-educational development of 3100 young people and trainers through sports in Brazil. The project consists of implementing the FutbolNet methodology in two Brazilian cities.
The Fundación Fe y Alegría Brasil is carrying out the “Grow up to Be — Education, Citizenship and Culture” project which aims to improve the level of human development of boys, girls and adolescents in different areas of Brazil.
The Sociedade Beneficente Israelita Brasileira Hospital Albert Einstein offers comprehensive care to 1,475 boys, girls and young people from the deprived districts of Vila Santa Catarina and Vila Andrade in São Paulo.