In the Soyapango and Mejicanos municipalities of San Salvador, many female heads of households find it very difficult to take care of their children. The Fundación CINDE provides children with food, education and the opportunity of a better future.
This small central American country on the coast of the Pacific ocean has a population of six and half million inhabitants making it the country with the highest density in all of North and South America. Between 1980 and 1992 El Salvador experienced a civil war resulting in approximately 75,000 casualties. Fundación MAPFRE supports three projects which benefit 597 people.
The Social Sports Schools project will provide training to young people and children at risk of social exclusion in different areas, not only educational ones, but also in social skills and learning about their rights. This is carried out based an intersectional focus through sports.
The “Constructing space for peace”, project developed by the CINDE Foundation and supported by Fundación MAPFRE aims to promote a culture of peace in communities besieged by societal violence.