Dominican Republic

853 people benefit from five projects on the island

Dominican Republic Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic occupies the eastern two thirds of the island of Hispaniola, an island which it shares with Haiti. After Cuba, the Dominican Republic is the second largest Caribbean nation in area and in population. The capital, Santo Domingo, was the first European settlement in the Americas. The country has a strong tourist industry and is the most visited destination in the Caribbean. Fundación MAPFRE collaborates with the carrying out of five projects which benefit 853 people.

Comprehensive care for children in Barahona Comprehensive care for children in Barahona

Comprehensive care for children in Barahona

At the Fundacion  Amanacer Infantil center in Barahona in the south of the Dominican Republic, comprehensive care is given to more than 100 children under 6 years of age and to their families. By providing a healthy diet for the children, their formal psychological and educational care, and training and work for their families, the center aims at helping them all to overcome precarious circumstances.

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