Brazil’s Future: Curumim’s Work to Educate and Empower Adolescents

Grupo Curumim is working with government health care workers and educators so they can provide young people with accurate, nonjudgmental, and honest information about their sexual and reproductive health and rights.

Building Youth-Friendly Sexual Health Services in Brazil, with Grupo Curumim

  • August 17, 2015

Grupo Curumim is working with government health care workers and educators so they can provide young people with accurate, nonjudgmental, and honest information about their sexual and reproductive health and rights.

Partner: Grupo Curumim

  • August 17, 2015

Founded in 1989 by experts in public health and women´s rights, Grupo Curumim works at the local, state, and national levels to advance women’s health and rights at all stages of their lives. In 2002, the organization created Cunhatã, a program that provides leadership training for in- and out-of-school youth that delivers vital information on…

Brazilian Youth on Their Experience of Comprehensive Sexuality Education

Comprehensive sexuality education isn’t just about body parts, or condoms, or diseases. It’s also about life skills, confidence, and community. And this kind of engagement can lead not just to healthier and more just lives, but to advocacy work on sexual and reproductive rights and health issues. Our Brazilian partner Grupo Curumim runs a…