Zerohunger:fromApriltoOctober2020,theorganizationhassupportedwith food pantries the 148familiesthatarepartofourprograms,and60familiesgraduatedfromourprograms.Intotal,11fortnightlyandmonthlydeliveries of this aid have beenmade,deliveringmorethan1600pantriesduringthisperiod.
Zeroinfected:AttheendofMarch,prior to the suspension of activitiesatourEducationalCenter,we held briefings with girls,boys and families to raise awareness of the severity of the COVID19pandemic and provide basic information on care and hygienemeasures for contagionprevention.Inaddition,300hygienekitsweredeliveredtoMayamafamilies including soap,antibacterialgel,chlorine,watercover,surfacedisinfectant,amongothers.
Zeroviolence:FromAprilanduntilnowweadapteducationalsessionswithMayamachildrenandfamilies.Thesessionsweheldatthehomesof the familieswerereplacedbysessions by telephone or videoconference(whenthetechnologicalinfrastructureofthefamilyallowedit).SomeofthetopicsthathavebeenaddressedaretheformulationofanActionPlan for each family to address the pandemicandtocomplementthisfamilyplan,Mayamaeducatorshavepermanentlyaccompaniedandprovidedinformationregardingprogramsofother government institutions,privateandsocialtosupporttheeconomy,healthandeducation.Educationalsessionshavealsobeenheldtoreflectongenderequityandthedistributionofdomesticworkamongfamiliesduringthepandemic.Intotal,distancesessionswithanaverageattendance of 82%havetakenplace from ApriltoOctober1665.
Peaceandresilience:During July and August, the214girlsandboysparticipatedintheCoronaChallenge, who using theDesignThinkmethodandsupported by theMayama education team and the Dutch organizationDesignathon,were informed abouthowCoronavirusisaffecting the lives of millions of people around theworld and the different problemsrelatedto the pandemic.Girlsandboyssketchedandprototypedtheideastheygeneratedtosolvethemultipleproblems.Intheend,12finalistworkswereselected,whichwererecognizedandawarded.Anotherprojectcarriedoutwithchildrenduring the pandemicis the "RealHeroes and Heroines in a RealWorld"campaign, which consistedofcreatingstories aboutthosewho,fromtheperspective of Mayamachildren,havebecometrueheroesduringthepandemic.Storiesaboutcare,protection,loveandresilienceinthemidstofthecrisis.Subsequently,thesestoriesweretoldthroughthesocialnetworksofMexicanactressesandactorstoraiseawarenessofthenewrealityforMayamafamilies.Finally,thisproject,withthehelpofprofessionalwritersandillustrators,hasbeentransformedintoapublicationthatwillsoonbesharedtotheworld.
"Peace is not only our ultimate goal, but also the only way we will achieve our goal." / Martin Luther King
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