Colombia Casas Lúdicas

Project
PADF has built and managed more than 25 community centers or “Casas Lúdicas” in support of Colombia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The $19 million investment s part of the government’s effort to keep youth from being targeted by guerrillas and criminal networks. Youth centers located throughout the country serving more than 40,000 families. They provide recreational and learning facilities, offer a safe place for children after school and engage the wider community.

Location
Colombia, nationwide

Duration
2011-present

Partners
Colombia Ministry of Foreign Affairs