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Ovehum Values education humanity

Our Mission

Protecting the rights and wellbeing of EVERY child

Values: Protection and defense of the child (CRC) from any situation of vulnerability.

Education: Strategies and programs to prevent trauma and ensure an integral development.

Humanity: A global platform against violence from infancy to adolescence.

Our Causes

Awareness-raising measures

Human Rights Education & Role models to predict and prevent violence. Read More

Education and Youth Counseling

Student, Teacher & Family training to improve living and learning environments. Read More

Institutional & Ngo’s Advising

Policy Analysis and Evaluation of programs with cross-functional management. Read More

Intrafamily Abuse due Negligence: Need for Prevention

In recent years, but especially for several months, situations of domestic abuse due to negligence have increased. Despite its seriousness, it seems that society is not very aware; like is not a priority issue. Our collaborator Sara Vila Verde developed a complete prevention program for Primary Education students, with a base of 9 sessions complemented […]

Care Ethics for World Wellness

To see the relationship between Care Ethics and World Wellness in 2023, we have to understand the two parts separately, but also recognize the current moment in which we find ourselves as human beings. In this context, an initiative like the World Wellness Weekend helps to integrate and include the two parts, in a World […]

The Sea proves: we are guilty

In 2020 we suffered few months of confinement that will go down in history as an anecdote, despite the inhumane effects they have left (and we continue to ignore). During those months, online meetings took place hoping that shared tragedy would make reflect and react all the people who share a life on this planet. […]


What our children are saying

How do you know if someone loves for real? How can we know love? The one that is true, because sometimes people say – I love you -,.but it doesn’t look like they really mean it... or they say it, but then they do things that… I don’t know… I don’t think that is Love... like… true love?. - Leire, 11

We do not count for anything on the subject of the sport, it is always soccer and basketball ... it would be nice if there would be track and field, and volleyball in all schools because that way we could participate the girls, but it is always the same. It's not fair. - Paula, 13

I play on the school's football league, and I don't understand that there are parents who get upset during the games, and they start screaming to us from outside. They're worse than the coach! And sometimes they start swearing and insulting, and if we lose you wouldn't believe the anger. - Aitor, 14

The problem of the school climate is that teachers don't care about us. They teach the class, period. To me, they are here just because, they only intervene when there is a big issue going on, and sometimes not even that because the director or the head of studies deals with it. - Roberto, 15

I think overall the parents are too busy with their things, their jobs and stuff, and when they have time they prefer to do their own things rather than worrying about how we are. They see the grades, period. They only care about the grades. - Ana, 13