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Brazil: Building a future for 100 youth in São Paulo

Economic, social  development & support

Brazil: Building a future for 100 youth in São Paulo

  • Status

    Ongoing

  • Location Brazil

Since 2017, Arca de Noe has led a professional training centre for young people over 15 years old. The Centre provides free quality courses, recognised by Brazilian certifying body (SENAI) in the food area, logistics, sales and self-entrepreneurship. It also includes complementary modules such as behavioral orientation, IT, English classes and mentoring for apprentices.

The Covid-19 pandemic has deeply impacted the favela inhabitants' revenues and a strong demand is now showing. In this context, objective to fund free quality courses for 100 additional students, getting them back on the learning path and career opportunities, meaning the construction of new facilities on a neighboring plot that Arca de Noe has already bought.

Partner: Associaçao Arca de Noe de Apoio Social / SENAI

  • Promoter

    Fernando Rolim - LAM Total Reward & Talent Management Director, Sao Paulo

  • Duration

    9 months