Brigitte Louchez – Barraca da Amizade

The Friendship Tent works at the surrounding area of Castelão, in Ceará. It was established in 1987 to contribute with children and adolescents living on the streets and in situations of exploitation. Brigitte is ahead of the Tent of Friendship since 1995.

Born in northern France , PhD in Pharmaceutical and Biological Sciences , Brigitte came to Brazil in 1992 to work with a team in Fortaleza at the time of the cholera epidemic . It was when he had the opportunity to learn about the project and where he realized that his experience could contribute to the development and strengthening actions . Even having never thought of acting in the area the following year moved to Fortaleza and since then helps make the dream of many boys and girls as possible.