Vale Foundation’s projects and initiatives are developed and structured on Education, Basic Health, Productive Inclusion, and Social Protection, and include five Knowledge Stations. The projects are implemented in the territories in which Vale operates. On this page, you can learn more about the projects and filter considering the theme, the state or the city of operation.
Health Cycle Social Protection
The Health Cycle Program contributes with complementary actions to those developed by the municipalities, with a focus on strengthening Primary Care and through technical cooperation for the qualification of Family Health Strategy (ESF) teams in topics related to attention, prevention, and health promotion. In partnership with the Center for Health Promotion (CEDAPS) and the municipal secretariats, the initiative also includes the supply of instruments and furniture that help improve diagnosis and clinical practice, which leads to improved care and compliance with the right to health in the territories.
Literary Routes and Networks
The Literary Routes and Networks Program supports public schools to structure the policy of promoting books and reading and to integrate reading actions in the curriculum. The program promotes access to books and reading through the expansion of the schools’ literary collection and the formation of teachers in reading mediation, in addition to improving the rooms and reading corners of schools. Cidade Escola Aprendiz, Instituto de Arte Tear are implementing partners of the program. The Sotreq and Wheaton Social Institutes are social investor partners of the initiative.