Goal 10: Reduced inequalities
Reduce inequality within and among countries
Social, economic and political inclusion for all
Women and children are the most vulnerable to abuse, corruption and a lack of adequate healthcare. Vânia is 29 years old and was being sexually and physically abused by her boss and felt trapped in her situation. UP helped Vania to understand her rights as a worker and go back to school. Vânia explains, "Today many things have changed in my life - to know my rights and fight for them.”
Vânia now plays an important role in her community and fights for improved education and justice for all.