The Centre “Angle of Light” (in Spanish Rincón de Luz) located in Cochabamba Area 5, known for the high rates of poverty and crime, is almost an oasis in the desert. Here, from 2012, AMU has implemented the project “Education and work“.
Judging by the results achieved it is a real oasis, and not just an illusion. Francesco Marini of our AMU project area office, has anticipated for us some news, directly from Cochabamba, where he went for the final evaluation of the project.
«Thanks to this project, in partnership with the UNISOL Foundation and the AFN Association, the Centre is now a concrete reality that is a reference point for families of one of the city’s poorest neighbourhoods. It greets every day 60 children and young people providing them a meal, school integration services and various training activities.»
As always, the best result is the change that occurs in people’s lives and, consequently, in the life of the community… (more…)