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Katiana Pena Institute – IKP

Located in the city of Fortaleza, it serves the rights of children, adolescents and young people, using art and culture as a mechanism for social transformation.

Presence in: Brazil
Focus: Citizenship, Education, Family, Health, Women's Rights

O Instituto Katiana da Pena é uma associação de direito privado, caritativo, sem fins lucrativos; atende e defende os direitos das crianças, adolescentes e jovens e suas famílias, utilizando a arte e a cultura, especialmente como uma estratégia pedagógica para o desenvolvimento humano e a proteção de seus direitos. A Instituição presta serviços permanentes de apoio à pessoas de direito e de distinção entre uma nacionalidade, o sexo, uma política e uma cidadania e uma democracia como um valor.

People Associated With This Organization

Katiana Pena Morais

Katiana Pena Institute – IKP
Joined February 2019
Interests: Citizenship, Education, Family, Health, Women's Rights
Brazilian, who was born and grew up in the greater periphery of the great Bom Jardim, in the city of Fortaleza, which is one of the most dangerous capitals in the world. There, it was transformed by an NGO that worked the dance, where she spent 17 years; then decided to leave and go back to her neighborhood and set up his own social project, the Katiana Pena Institute - IKP, which provides free services to 600 needy children and adolescents from the outskirts of the Great Bom Jardim, teaching dance, formal school support and food, being the largest social project of the city in number of learners. All 14 IKP employees are the fruit of other social projects, who believed in Katiana's ideals and followed her to found the Katiana Pena Institute; its 14 employees, were their first dance group and are together to this day carrying out the social transformation within the greater periphery of Fortaleza.
Katiana Pena Morais is the network champion (main point of contact) for Katiana Pena Institute – IKP.

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