Named as one of the four most innovative in fighting against health inequality, the Dara Institute was recognized by the American magazine Scientific American as […]
The Dara Institute was elected the best civil society organization in Brazil for the tenth consecutive year
The Dara Institute was recognized as the best civil society organization in Brazil for the tenth consecutive year and the twentieth best in the world […]
For the second year in a row, the Dara Institute has shared the knowledge it has gained over more than 30 years of the intersectoral […]
The Dara Institute received a donation of US$ 1 million (R$ 5 million) from the American philanthropist and businesswoman MacKenzie Scott
The Dara Institute received a donation of US$ 1 million (R$ 5 million) from the American philanthropist and businesswoman MacKenzie Scott. According to the emissaries […]
Dara’s CEO, Adriane Menna Barreto, has visited Itu’s City Hall to get to know the county’s main public equipment. Tecendo Infâncias Institute invited Adriane to […]
Her Majesty The Queen’s Foundation “Care About the Children – and the Dara Institute signed a partnership at the beginning of the year to develop a project for children’s emotional health in Rio de Janeiro.
The project “Children’s Emotional Health – early diagnosis for a better life” was designed to help 100 children up to 12 years of age in […]
30 years ago, when she held a raffle to raise money to pay for the treatment of patients at the Hospital da Lagoa in Rio […]
37 families living in extreme social vulnerability have benefited thanks to the support of the World Bank and its staff.
Extreme poverty is rising more now than it has for the last 20 years.
One Brazilian initiative eschews top-down solutions in favour of community-level problem solving.
O Instituto Dara está em busca de um(a) Coordenador(a) de Projetos de Expansão. Nessa função, você integrará a área de Expansão e responderá à Líder […]
The live “Enough! Poverty is not normal” will include artists, digital influencers and families supported by the organization, which has been working for 29 years to combat structural poverty.
Dara means guiding star in an Asian Sanskrit, a two-way guide: on the one hand, the work of volunteers, employees and contributors; on the other, the strength of entire families that guide us to work for those at-risk. The name change represents the strenghthness of the institution.
Dara Institute promotes a campaign to eradicate social inequality and the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic. NGO encourages the fight against structural poverty for a more egalitarian and developed society in Brazil. You can also be a Changemaker!
At the end of the 1980s, as a doctor, working at Hospital da Lagoa, in Rio de Janeiro, I clearly perceived the relationship between the diseases that affected children hospitalized there and the situation of risk and social vulnerability to which they and their families were subjected.