Ashoka Fellow
Fellow Since 2003
CEAFRO-Profissionalização para Cidadania
This description of Valdecir Nascimento's work was prepared when Valdecir Nascimento was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2003.
Valdecir Pedreira do Nascimento is giving young domestic workers in Brazil the confidence and skills to stand up for their rights. Her comprehensive program integrates education, media, and the law in an effort to professionalize domestic work and open up opportunities for Brazilian youth.
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