Generación is an organization dedicated to the defense of the childís rights. It supports to the childhood and the youth in the solution of their more felt necessities. Generación born in the year 1988 with the support of Save the Children Sweden , an international organization that works in the promotion and protection of the childís rights.
Thanks to the support of Generación there are many children and teenagers that leave the street to try change their lives. The main and distinctive characteristic of Generación is their practical form of work: the initiative born by the children and teenagers to go ahead and recompose their live, and by their desire - with the Generaciónís support programs - it depends that they achieve it.
At the moment Generación has two houses in Lima , one in Magdalena and another in El Rímac . This institution give shelter to around 120 children in regular form to regulate and apart from those that live there, there are many those arrive to be able to eat, to get dressed, to be treated , to have education , or to request support and protection when they need it. Thanks to Generación the children have an alternative to formal education , having each house a small school.
Our objective is that yo know Generación and that these children have the potential to leave ahead.
We want to begin a friendly relationship with you, and the next time when you see a child in the street, think that there is hope for them.
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