Manos Unidas, in collaboration with Fundación MAPFRE, has launched this project which seeks to protect the rights of women at risk of social exclusion and victims of prostitution and sex trafficking; and also helps them with their financial and personal empowerment.
The project has a number of different aspects such as prevention, strengthening technical work skills, in order for the beneficiaries to empower themselves economically; tools to help them overcome these experiences.
The project also involves helping to strengthen the skills of local institutions, in order to ensure the proper follow-up of their rights.
Manos unidas is a development NGO comprised of volunteers, founded in 1960. It works to combat hunger, nutritional deficiencies, extreme poverty, illness, underdevelopment and a lack of education due to injustice, the unfair distribution of goods and opportunities among people and populations, ignorance, prejudice, a lack of solidarity, indifference and a crisis of human values.