In this year in which the Portuguese Association for Victim Support celebrates 30 years of existence, the APAV Prize is instituted, which aims to distinguish the individual or collective person(s) that stood out in defense and defense. promoting the Association's purposes, mission and vision.
The APAV 2020 Prize was awarded to psychologist Bruno Brito, distinguishing him for his pioneering character, nationally and internationally, in new and challenging areas of knowledge, enriching the intervention with crime victims, their families and friends.
Bruno Brito collaborated with the most varied national and international entities, as is the case of the Portuguese Psychologists Order, Doctors of the World - having integrated the emergency mission in Sri Lanka and provided psychological support to the entire team of the organization in the emergency mission in Mozambique in 2019, and other governmental and non-governmental entities.
At APAV, Bruno Brito played a role that spanned the various areas of the Association's performance and mission, making a decisive and essential contribution to the continuous improvement of the support provided.