Barrios de Pie (Argentina)

The movement Barrios de Pie is born in December 2001 as an organization that seeks to support the demands of the country's unemployed. The main movement’s campaigns focused on the fight against hunger and poverty and opposition to the policies promoted by the IMF. Within this framework, it organizes demonstrations to demand better living conditions, health and nutrition. Barrios de Pie also organizes soup kitchens in various parts of the country. It is also responsible for producing orchards, bakeries and industrial in the community. In education, the movement organizes workshops on domestic violence, tutoring, literacy and health campaigns.