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Medical Expedition VV Arraial D'Ajuda

Medical Expedition VV Arraial D'Ajuda

R$ 1.770,00Price

Medical Expedition VV Arraial D'Ajuda

 

This VV Medical Expedition is a group humanitarian trip intended for medical care for the community of Arraial D'Ajuda.

 

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  • WHAT WILL WE DO

    In response to the demands of the local community, in this humanitarian action VV volunteers will bring specialized care to areas of greatest need in Arraial D'Ajuda.


    We will count on the support of our partners at Associação Filhos do Céu, which works for the well-being of children and adolescents. With VV, you will dedicate your time, energy and knowledge to a humanitarian project with the community located in the São Pedro neighborhood.

     

    While the team is working, the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) worked on will be the following:

    - SDG 3: Health and Well-being

    - SDG 10: Reduction of inequalities

     

  • ABOUT THE DESTINATION

    Arraial d'Ajuda is a district in the Brazilian municipality of Porto Seguro, in the state of Bahia. With approximately 16 thousand inhabitants, the village is known for the natural beauty of its beaches with crystal clear waters and extensive stretches of soft sand. There it is possible to find a great cultural variety, thanks to the visitors, who arrive from the four corners of the world. Arraial d'Ajuda is a space for all scenarios, whether relaxing, fun or humanitarian aid.

  • SDGs

    With a focus on generating positive and universal impact, VV is guided by the UN Sustainable Development Goals. All points are integrated into the strategic pillars of our actions.

     

    The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a global agenda adopted during the United Nations (UN) Summit in September 2015 on Sustainable Development. It consists of 17 objectives and 169 targets to be achieved by 2030.

     

    VV meets all 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) defined. For this project in Brazil we will work:

    - SDG 3: Health and Well-being

    - SDG 10: Reduction of inequalities

  • TIMELINE

    September 06th to 11th, 2022

    All volunteers must arrive at Porto Seguro airport on 06/09 until 2 pm.

    Departure will be on 9/11 and return ticket must be purchased after 2pm local time.

    The entire schedule will be submitted and reviewed in VV's online training.

  • WHAT'S INCLUDED

    • Basic material to be used during activities
    • Pick Up Roundtrip from the airport
    • Transport for all days of service
    • Accommodation for all days in a shared room.
    • 2 Meals per day (Breakfast and Lunch) – Lunch is included only on the days of service.
    •  1 VV shirt
    • 1 NGO shirt
    • Responsible for the NGO in the field
    •  VV online training of humanitarian aid via video conference
    • Volunteer certificate
    • E-book: VV Volunteer Guide
    • Administrative, government fees and taxes
  • OUR TEAM

    Marcus Alexandre Mello Santos:

     

    He is an orthopedic doctor specializing in spinal surgery, graduated from the Faculty of Medicine of Catanduva (FAMECA), was a doctor in the Brazilian Army for 4 years working in field missions and Military Hospital. He worked for 15 years at the Association for Assistance to Disabled Children (AACD) in assisting special children with orthopedic deformities. He is also co-founder of the NGO AEPAS focused on orthopedic care for the underserved population in the city of São Paulo and has already worked with VV in medical missions to assist refugees in Roraima and as coordinator of the health expedition on Marajó Island.

  • REQUIREMENTS

    • 18 years
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