Name of the organization:
Associação dos Pesquisadores de Núcleos de Estudos e Pesquisas sobre a Criança e o Adolescente – Neca
Celso Veras Baptista
Short history – when is founded, important changes, the goal, mission, vision:
Neca, a Civil Society Organization of Public Interest (OSCIP) headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil since February of 2005. It was founded by a group of researchers who wish to expand its activities in research and social intervention with child and juvenile population that lives in greater personal and social risk
Mission: To generate and disseminate knowledge and methodologies for improvement, innovation and coordination of policy interventions and advocacy of the rights of children, adolescents, youth and their families.
Vision: To be recognized as a reference in the production and dissemination of knowledge and practices in the field of childhood, adolescence, youth and family.
Goals of the organization:
Building a structure of collective and coordinated studies and research to support the development of programs and projects in the field of childhood, adolescence, youth and family.
Producing knowledge and innovation in the area of childhood, adolescence, youth and families.
Impacting positively public policies and practices related to the rights of children and adolescents.
Supervision of teams of Residential Child Care institutions
Advising to the management teams of the Municipal Secretaries of Social Work
Qualitative assessment of programs
Conducting studies and research
National mobilization for the rights of children and adolescents
Organizing courses and supervision groups
Development of methodologies for training and information
Diagnostics in the area of childhood and adolescence
Production and publication of books and materials
The current group of 50 members, of which 20 have a more active participation in the execution of the different projects.
Address:Rua Lincoln de Albuquerque, 328, Barra Funda – 05004-010 – São Paulo – SP – Brazil
Phone: +55 (11) 3673 7049