Lessons from Loíza: Unique Approaches & Perspective For Supporting Boys and Young Men of Color
This woman-led discussion focuses on the ongoing collaboration between local government and community based organizations in Loíza, Puerto Rico as they develop and implement wraparound programs and systems that meet the individual needs of boys, young men, and their families. Hear directly from leaders of the Alliance For Peace in Loíza as they share how centering the role and safety of women in this work has helped to successfully reduce violence in Loíza and promote positive socioeconomic outcomes for participants.
Viewers will understand why and how this gender-informed approach in Loíza has been utilized to reduce violence among Boys and Young Men of Color
Alana Feldman-Soler, Community Coordinator – Alliance For Peace, Puerto-Rico Community Foundation Opens in a new tab
Tania Rosario-Méndez, Executive Director, Taller Salud Opens in a new tab
Julia Nazario, Mayor, Loíza, Puerto-Rico Opens in a new tab
Teresita Ayala, The Praxis Institute Opens in a new tab