How we help
Projekt Resgate helps people who are victims of human trafficking, sexual or economic exploitation. Projekt Resgate helps with the return journey and reintegration into their home country.
What we offer
Temporary emergency shelter for people in exploitation situations, medical and psychological care, legal advice and support for bureaucratic procedures for a return trip home.
Find your way back home!
Projekt Resgate together with partner organizations provide an emergency aid network in several countries.
The Order of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs “Rio Branco
The President of the Federative Republic of Brazil, Jair Messias Bolsonaro, decided to honor with the medal of the Order of Rio Branco, Vicente Mello Medeiros (here next to his wife Kátia) who is the founder and initiator of Project Rescue association, for his commitment in the fight against International Human Trafficking.
The Order of Rio Branco is the highest award given to a Brazilian who provides services relevant in society, whether in the social, cultural or political area.
In 2020, this award was given to only 30 Brazilians. The Decoration was made at the Consulate General of Brazil here in Zurich, on May 21, 2021 by Ambassador José Estanislau do Amaral Souza Neto.
There is a way out of sexual exploitation