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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
$128,303
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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Mar 2, 2021
Forest of Remembrance
Since June of 2020 when the fire hit, we have been reforesting the area with nitrogen fixers and leguminous trees. Inviting volunteers to come every Friday has been a very succesful way to get...
Mar 2, 2021
COVID Vaccinations at the Community Center!
As the pandemic has evolved and the Community Center has stepped us as a health checkpoint for the favela, we have strenghthened our rol and have become a vaccination center. As the vaccine has begun...
Jan 13, 2021
Floods in the valley: acting for the animals.
Last month, our home valley of Santo Antônio was severly flooded as unusually heavy rains fell over the Christmas holidays. In that context, over several days, 4 stray dogs came to...
 
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