Centro de Formación para la Paz

Region: Latin America and the Caribbean

Since 2001, IPM has partnered with El Centro de Formación Para La Paz located in Ibagué, COLOMBIA is an ecumenical non-profit association, aims to social change, seeks to advance work proposals with women, adolescents, youth and children in leadership, participation, organization, comprehensive prevention and everything that contributes to the construction of a more just and human society. This initiative has two different programs: Ser Mujer is a project where education is provided to the children´s mothers of another program called Niños Trabajadores, to empower them; Niños Trabajadores is a project that serves to rescue children from child labor, they receive workshops where they learn about their rights and duties.