AVSI, in partnership with UNHCR, manages three reception centers in Boa Vista and helps more than 1,500 people every day. People who arrive at the centers are exhausted, and feel hopeless. They need everything: food, clothes, healthcare and, above all, they need to feel there’s a possibility for a future in their new home.
Dante’s masterpiece performed on stage by 150 students from schools located in one of the largest slums in Africa in a unique project designed by Marco Martinelli, founder of the Teatro Delle Albe and promoted bt AVSI
On September 25th, AVSI co-hosted with the Italian Permanent Mission to the United Nations and No Peace Without Justice the event “From Vulnerable to Protagonist: Empowering Women”
Led by the World Food Program (WFP), the “Integrated Support for Sustainable School Canteens and Early Grade Reading” program will contribute to the sustainability of school canteens in 613 schools in seven regions in the next five years
During 2018 Festival of Friendship, AVSI-USA discussed moving from how we face immigration in the abstract to how we face immigrants – telling real stories of real people