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Nanko RIP

To all friends of Ourchilds projects in Brazil – the director of our partner Instituto Brasileiro de Saúde em Inovações Social ( IBISS ), Nanko van Buuren, died suddenly on 2/14/2015. We feel with his family, his staff and all … Continued … more

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The school in Vila Nova has finally been transferred from IBISS to the local municipality. IBISS has long campaigned for the government to assume responsibility and this latest development is therefore most welcome. It is, however, regrettable that in the … Continued … more

Child soldiers are thought to be in places where there is a war. The child soldiers of Rio de Janeiro are in a place of permanent war. Approx. 9000 weapon-carrying and about 5000 non-armed children and young persons of between … Continued … more