Education and citizenship

Alpargatas Institute renews partnership to eradicate child labor in João Pessoa

Friday, May 17, 2013 - 13:41
Since 2005, Alpargatas Institute supports 21 centers of the project in the city Since 2005, Alpargatas Institute supports 21 centers of the project in the city

Alpargatas Institute is used to developing public policies that promote education and citizenship, and it reaffirmed this May its partnership with the Department of Social Development of João Pessoa (PB) to support the actions of Program for the Eradication of Child Labor (PETI).

Working with the Department since 2005, Alpargatas Institute fights labor and exploitation of children and adolescents at 21 centers, supporting the project with supply of materials, equipment, technical training and training of students, administrators, and educators.

“Our expectation is to serve 100% of the centers effectively and efficiently. Thus, we will support the government to stimulate improvements in the eradication of child labor, helping in the integral and citizen-wise formation of children and adolescents in João Pessoa city”, says reveals Berivaldo Araújo, Executive Director of Alpargatas Institute.

 

instituto alpargatas renova parcerias 02 m

 

instituto alpargatas renova parcerias 03 m