We want rural northeast Brazil full of opportunities and hope

We are Instituto Novo Sertão

We believe in a Ttransformed rural northeast Brazil

And to achieve this goal, we promote healthy local communities, families and individuals who are fully equipped to use their gifts and talents to achieve their dreams.

Rural northeast Brazil by the numbers

24 million people

live in the vast expanses of rural northeastern brazil
divided into 1,135 small communities

47.5% from cities

Brazil's poorest are
in the northeastern semi-arid region

Development Index

The human development index (HDI) measures local development and how vulnerable a city or country is to poverty. Of the 500 municipalities that had the lowest HDI in Brazil, 47.5% are located in our area.

Meet our
social transformation projects

What they say about us

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transform the wilderness!

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Our action aims to reach cities in the northeastern hinterland that have low human development indexes (HDI) and develop several activities over the course of 10 days that can have a great impact on the lives of residents.

The importance of
project for the hinterland


Reais in social investments in the hinterland in 2020


Children and young people assisted weekly in our projects


Families empowered through our school of agriculture

What they say about us

Numbers that move us


Travelers who fell in love


Affected families


Impacted communities


Lives transformed

Awards received

Ours partners