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Turning the tide in one of Brazil's most violent cities

A three-year peace-building MDG-F program in Nacional has made shootings and drug traffickers' curfews a thing of the past and reduced youth murders from 20 a year to zero.


Brazilian indigenous youth learn about their right to food

An MDG-F programme is boosting awareness about food security among youth in indigenous communities, where 4 in 10 people live in extreme poverty.


Account of MDG-F's eco-stoves wins UNDP story-telling contest

Story shows how new stoves are empowering Brazil's indigenous women and improving the health of 53,000 people.