Associação Barraca da Amizade (ABA)

Health and Well-Being

Geography: Brazil

Founded: 2009


Avenida Presidente Costa e Silva, 2145 – Mondubim
Fortaleza, Ceará
60761-190 Brasil

A BrazilFoundation grantee in 2009, the Association focuses on the support of youth and children who face sexual exploitation in the town of Fortaleza and works to grant them access to their rights.

The project became a best practice in Fortaleza and the Association was invited to participate in the revision of the National Plan to Combat Sexual Exploitation in 2010.