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Alstom Foundation invests in social responsibility projects in Nilo Peçanha

03/10/2013

Alstom Foundation, a foundation that supports organizations in the realization of projects for environmental conservation and improvement of the living conditions of communities in different countries, will invest in a sustainable development project integrated in the area of Nilo Peçanha, southern of Bahia State. The project, suggested by Alstom employees, will last for one year and will be held in partnership with Fundação Odebrecht to promote the productive transformation and equal youth, beyond the social sustainability in the region. The action will begin this year and will receive investment of 80,000 euros.

The projects developed by Alstom employees aim to meet the needs of communities, focusing on greater access to culture, sanitation and rehabilitation of green areas. As Alstom is a global provider of products and services for power generation and energy transmission of clean energy and sustainable solutions for rail transport, its employees have been engaged in improving the quality of life in communities neighboring its operating units.