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With children. With women.For their rights.

With children. With women. For their rights.

Where we operate in the world

Discover our programmes throughout the World

We promote and safeguard the rights to inclusion of women, children and teenagers in Italy and throughout the world, on the basic assumption that the safeguard of women’s rights is a mandatory condition to achieve respect of children’s rights and, vice versa, the protection of children’s rights is most important for the achievement of women’s rights.

For womenand mothers

LAKSHMI

29 years old

LAKSHMI’S STORY

Lakshmi, is a 29 year-old young mother who lives with her husband and two children in a slum in Sathgalli locality of Mysore, in the state of Karnataka . Till a few years ago, the family enjoyed a comfortable lifestyle managed with the income Lakshmi made from making and selling agarbattis (incense sticks) and her husband from his small scrap-selling business.

Our work throughout the world.With children. With women. For their rights.

SORIYA

CAMBODIA

Soriya is ten years old and lives in the region of Mondolkiri, one of the poorest areas of Cambodia. A region where the child mortality rate is ten times higher than the Italian rate and where the dialect is so different from the common language of the other areas of the Country that even teachers refuse to move there.

The nearest school is 2 walking hours from Soriya’s village.

MARION

KENYA

Marion lives in the Kibera slum in Kenya and is HIV positive. She has four children and her husband left her after the last birth. Marion’s life and those of her children were at risk. She was unable to take care of her illness or to attend to her children, who were malnourished and lived on the streets. With our help she succeeded in getting a microcredit to finance a small snack’s shop in the slum.

What we have donein 2014

We have helped 500.000 children and 300.000 adults throughout the world,

totalizing 800.000 people who have been reached and supported.

For every 10 Euros we receive, about 8 are employed to directly finance our programmes.