The Além Project (Animación Lasallista de Evangelización y Misión) has its coordination centre in Tabatinga, a town of about 60 thousand inhabitants in the heart of the Amazon, in the "triple border" between Brazil, Colombia and Peru.
However, the main feature of the project is that being its action itinerant it will impact a number of rural communities through the forest.
The socio-educational activities have a special focus on the empowerment of the Indigenous population.
The efforts entail the following fields: providing teacher training, literacy and vocational training for youth, and promotion of sustainable practices through workshops and sensitization initiatives.
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