RENOVA FOUNDATION TECHNICAL RESERVE RESUMES IN-PERSON ACTIVITIES
The actions at the Technical Reserve of the Renova Foundation, located in Mariana (MG), are back to in-person. At the site, the pieces recovered after the Fundao dam collapse in Bento Rodrigues, Paracatu de Baixo (Mariana), and Gesteira (Barra Longa) are kept in air-conditioned rooms. The expectation is that, with the reopening, 715 pieces will be restored by the end of the process, scheduled for 2022.
RENOVA CONDUCTS RESEARCH ON FISHERIES RELATED ACTIVITIES IN THE TERRITORIES
The mapping of the fishing production chain in the municipalities along the Doce River Basin has begun. This work consists of obtaining information about the fishing and aquaculture activities in the communities affected by the Fundao dam collapse in Minas Gerais. The information collected will provide the program with greater knowledge about the productive structures in the territories and will support the construction of future actions that meet fishermen's needs.
HANDWORK FROM MARIANA AND BARRA LONGA ARTISANS PRESENTED AT RONALDO FRAGA'S SPFW SHOW
As a result of the partnership between the Renova Foundation and the General Culture Association (ACG), the Catarse Coletiva project presents the "Minha casa em mim" collection at the Sao Paulo Fashion Week. The project aims to promote handicrafts made by the population of Mariana and Barra Longa, based on the identity of Minas Gerais and the region in particular. It includes work from 175 artisans, directly affected or not by the Fundao dam collapse, divided over thirteen handicraft groups.
BARRA LONGA RECEIVES PLAYROOM TO STRENGTHEN SOCIAL ASSISTANCE SERVICES
The space offers socio-educational actions to the public of the Social Assistance Reference Center (CRAS) to contribute to the social development of those assisted.