Video: Pedro from Brazil

February 7th, 2011 Permalink

Find out about Pedro from Brazil

Find out about Pedro from Brazil


Video: Fabianna from Brazil

February 7th, 2011 Permalink

Find out about Fabianna’s life in the Brazilian rainforest.

Find out about Fabianna’s life in the Brazilian rainforest.

Brazil

December 10th, 2010 Permalink

Bom dia! Welcome to Brazil!   Learn more about life in the Brazilian rainforest by watching Fabianna’s video story and reading her story or find out how young people are making a difference to their environment in Pedro’s video post. Learn how to make a tasty treat for friends by following this Biscoitos de Maizena recipe.

Bom dia! Welcome to Brazil!

 

Learn more about life in the Brazilian rainforest by watching Fabianna’s video story and reading her story or find out how young people are making a difference to their environment in Pedro’s video post.

Learn how to make a tasty treat for friends by following this Biscoitos de Maizena recipe.

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Brazil: Pedro’s story

June 21st, 2010 Permalink

Find out about life in Brazil by watching Pedro’s video clip

Find out about life in Brazil by watching Pedro’s video clip

Brazil: Recipe for Biscoitos de Maizena

June 21st, 2010 Permalink

These  delicious and easy sweet biscuits from Brazil are a tasty treat to share with friends. Make sure an adult helps you – especially when using an oven. Biscoitos de Maizena Ingredients: 200g/7oz cornflour, 1/4 teasp salt,  225g/8oz granulated sugar,  1 large egg,  1/4 teasp vanilla extract, 175g/6oz butter (makes 36!)         1. Place […]

These  delicious and easy sweet biscuits from Brazil are a tasty treat to share with friends. Make sure an adult helps you – especially when using an oven.

Biscoitos de Maizena

Ingredients:

200g/7oz cornflour,
1/4 teasp salt, 
225g/8oz granulated sugar, 
1 large egg, 
1/4 teasp vanilla extract,
175g/6oz butter
(makes 36!)        

1. Place the cornflour, salt and sugar in a large mixing bowl and mix well.
2. Add the egg and vanilla and blend thoroughly then add the butter and mix well. 
3. Set aside for 15 minutes to rest. 
4. Preheat the oven to 190C, 375F, gas mark 5 and line 2 or 3 baking sheets with parchment paper.
5. Form the dough into 2.5cm/1-inch balls and place on the  lined baking sheets, spreading well apart. Bake for 5 to 7 minutes. Cool on a wire rack.

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Brazil: Fabianna’s story

June 21st, 2010 Permalink

Find out about Fabianna’s life in the Brazilian rainforest. Watch her video clip and read her story.

Find out about Fabianna’s life in the Brazilian rainforest. Watch her video clip and read her story.

Brazil: Get drumming at our eco-carnival

November 30th, 2009 Permalink

Two games in one – keep time with the drums and remember the sequence of beats as it gets tougher

Two games in one – keep time with the drums and remember the sequence of beats as it gets tougher

Sport and Peace

April 13th, 2012 Permalink

With the football World Cup in Brazil this summer, have you ever wondered why sport is so important?             Sport teaches us to work together and play fair. It is fun and gives people hope. Watch our video to find out more about how sport and peace projects in Kenya are helping children like Lucky.   Read about how dance and sport is helping […]

With the football World Cup in Brazil this summer, have you ever wondered why sport is so important?             Sport teaches us to work together and play fair. It is fun and gives people hope.

Watch our video to find out more about how sport and peace projects in Kenya are helping children like Lucky.

 

Read about how dance and sport is helping Maria and her friends to live in peace in a town in El Salvador .

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For more sport and games photos, go to our photosearch page.

Our World

December 13th, 2010 Permalink

CAFOD works in lots of countries around the world. We work together with communities to make sure that children and their families have the things that they need. You can find out more about some of the countries we work in by clicking on the country name below … RWANDA CAMBODIA  UK BRAZIL   You […]

CAFOD works in lots of countries around the world. We work together with communities to make sure that children and their families have the things that they need. You can find out more about some of the countries we work in by clicking on the country name below …

RWANDA CAMBODIA  UK BRAZIL

 
You can use the world map to find out about some of the other countries that CAFOD works in too. Just click on the icons to find out more! Click on ‘map’ or ‘satellite’ to change the way you view the map and use the scroll bar on the left to zoom in and out. 

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Our budding photographers in the UK, Cambodia and Rwanda took cameras home to photograph their home and familes. Click here to see all their photographs in the ‘Where I live’ category

Real life stories

November 22nd, 2010 Permalink

Find out about the lives of children from different countries through our real life stories and video clips.           

Find out about the lives of children from different countries through our real life stories and video clips.

Nitu    Maria

Eric   Fabianna

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