ASPEm, Solidarity Association of Emerging Countries, is an NGO of International Cooperation born in Cantù in 1979 after a few years of missionary presence in Burundi. He works on issues related to interculture, rights, health, agriculture and economic development in Latin America, Africa and Italy with projects for development cooperation, youth mobility, training and awareness.
Our projects deal with the issues of work, health, the defense of human rights, the improvement of housing conditions, economic development and food sovereignty. In every part of the world, the presence of ASPEm is characterized by the support to local partners, with whom we develop projects that arise from needs shared with the population. Our approach is characterized by participation and community development, in Italy we are committed to keeping the interest of citizens on the issues we face in other countries.
President: Daniela Elli
Vice President: Anna Colombo
Councilors: Don Flavio Colombo, Mauro Marelli, Pietro Pagani, Mario Mascheroni
Single auditor: Massimo Colato