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Instituto Sinal do Vale

Org #466
Vetted since 2007 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
1990
year founded
$114,271
raised on GlobalGiving
15
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
Team
Kathleen Weintraub, Vicente Esteves, Michael O'Sullivan, Johanna Barba, Mateus Bucalito, 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

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Sep 15, 2020
Meet Simba!
Simba is one of the veteran cats of our community. He has been here ever since he was a baby. He has a very sweet disposition... you'll never see him fighting any of the other cats! quite the...
Aug 21, 2020
Adjusting our strategy for environmental ed.
This year has been quite different for all of us. As the pandemic has unfolded, we all have had to look for new ways of sharing, learning, working and relaxing. Our environmental education program has...
Jul 8, 2020
Continuing our work as a Market Basket hub
The economic consequences of the pandemic have been felt worldwide, but in the case of Brazil just like other third world countries, it has been hitting hardest in marginalized communities...
 
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