The babies! One of the new kittens Cat friendships Feeding time

Instituto Sinal do Vale

Org #466
Vetted since 2007 Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
1990
year founded
$166,674
raised on GlobalGiving
17
years fundraising
1
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The Instituto Sinal do Vale evolved from CEMINA ( Communication, Education, Information and Adaptation), a not- for- profit organization founded in 1990 to empower women and communities through the use of the radio. In 2007, CEMINA shifted its focus from radio to the capacity building for social start ups and education for adaptation to climate change. One of its main projects was Adapta Sertao, which developed a social technology that benefits the population of small underserved towns in the semi-arid region of Brazil, articulating a group of social technologies that use scare resources such as water and arable land to guarantee the livelihoods of the local farming communities. The project... read more

Project Leaders
Thais Corral
Thais Corral
Katie Weintraub
Katie Weintraub
Brian Sas
Brian Sas
Johanna Barba
Johanna Barba
Team
Kathleen Weintraub, Vicente Esteves, Michael O'Sullivan, Johanna Barba, Mari Chiba, Thais Corral
Organization Information
Rua Alvaro Alvim, 21/16 Andar Centro
Rio de Janeiro, RJ CEP 20031-
Brazil
55-21-22621704
Organization Information
Rua Alvaro Alvim, 21/16 Andar Centro
Rio de Janeiro, RJ CEP 20031-
Brazil
55-21-22621704

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Feb 3, 2023
Camping at Sinal do Vale!
We have some exciting developments in our campus! a few months ago, we hosted our very first camping weekend with children. We worked with Outward Bound Brazil, preparing the areas and creating a...
Jan 13, 2023
Meet Pedro Junior!
Pedro Junior arrived as a puppy here a year ago. He is a little adventurer  (too much in our opinion, since he is not afraid of going on the trails on his own). He quickly learnt his way around...
Oct 24, 2022
Creating firebreaks
Over the course of the past few months, during the dry season, we have focused most of our energy on creating and maintaing firebreaks around all our reforestation sites. During...
 
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