After an evaluation by seventy-seven experts, Promundo was the only Brazilian institution, also based in Washington, DC, to be identified as one of the organizations with a major impact in the field of violence against women, occupying the seventh place out of fourteen organizations, highlighted amongst others, worldwide. Due to this international recognition, the Institute has been given a profile at Philanthropedia as a nonprofit organization recommended for donors by experts.
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According to the opinion of the researchers who evaluated the Institution,
Promundo is a pioneer in the work on gender equity in general and violence prevention, in particular. It is one of the leading organizations working with boys and men to promote gender equity for multiple purposes, including for violence prevention.
This and other reviews, in addition to information on the impacts of Promundo’s projects, are available on our profile