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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
$160,749
raised on GlobalGiving
16
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

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Jun 24, 2022
Launch of the long distance Guanabara Trail
This year we have began to work on one of our most ambitious projects for Green Belt of Rio de Janeiro yet: the Recôncavo da Guanabara long distance trail! Its 100kms, crossing through several...
Jun 15, 2022
The Center is a Vaccination Central for influenza
With the arrival of the cold season in May, the government of the city of Rio de Janeiro has been busy continuing COVID 19 vaccinations, and rolled out a complementary influenza vaccination...
Jun 9, 2022
Theater class and bracelet making at SINAL
Our group from Rocinha came for yet another visit last month! As they have gotten to know the team and the spaces better, we have been organizing day trips for them to use different SINAL...
 
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