Citizenship

Migrant Students participate in a Workshop on Employability

Migrant Students participate in a Workshop on Employability

(Re)thinking about Employability with a view to the inclusion of recently arrived migrant students in Portuguese society is the theme of the session. As Employability is an issue of significant importance for youth and migrants, AIDGLOBAL promoted a workshop at Iscte-IUL on July 26th to contribute to the training of students from third countries in ...

Students from the Porto Santo B+S School were speakers at a Seminar in Lisbon

Students from the Porto Santo B+S School were speakers at a Seminar in Lisbon

Final meeting of the Citizenship Education Project. AIDGLOBAL and Escola Básica e Secundária Professor Dr Francisco Freitas Branco, Porto Santo, were represented at the Meeting "Inside and Outside the Box – NGO and Schools together in Education for Citizenship", which took place on July 22, 2022, at Gulbenkian, in Lisbon (complete program, here). About 340 ...

Workshop on ADHD involves the educational community

Workshop on ADHD involves the educational community

Meeting with the support of the Parents' Association. About 20 fathers, mothers and educators attended the workshop on "Educating to Include: Dealing with the Disorder - ADHD", held on the 8th July 2022, at Escola Básica e Secundária Professor Dr. Francisco Freitas Branco, Porto Santo. Psychologist Leila Pedro explained the main characteristics of Attention Deficit ...

Porto Santo youths promote volunteering

Porto Santo youths promote volunteering

Creation of proposal for Participatory Budgeting. In the 2021/2022 school year, 8th-grade students from Escola Básica e Secundária Professor Dr. Francisco Freitas Branco, Porto Santo, had the opportunity to get involved in actions to promote volunteering, both inside and outside the school. One of the strategies implemented was the creation of a proposal for the ...

AIDGLOBAL has opened a vacancy for a professional Internship

AIDGLOBAL has opened a vacancy for a professional Internship

The internship duration is 9 months, starting in the first half of September and ending on the 01st of June 2023. AIDGLOBAL, a Non-Governmental Organization for Development (NGDO), whose mission is to Act, Include and Develop through Education, is recruiting a trainee to carry out a professional internship under the Employment and Vocational Training Institute ...

ED marks the capacity building session of the Young People’s Party Youth selected for voluntary work in Mozambique

ED marks the capacity building session of the Young People’s Party Youth selected for voluntary work in Mozambique

The initiative, promoted by AIDGLOBAL under the project "Youth in Politics - Participate for Global Citizenship (2nd Ed.)", took place on the 17th of July, between 9am and 1pm, through the Zoom Platform. The online meeting aimed to raise awareness and empower participants around Education for Development, with a focus on Volunteering, exploring the themes ...

AIDGLOBAL has opened a vacancy for a professional Internship

AIDGLOBAL has opened a vacancy for a professional Internship

The internship duration is 9 months starting in the second half of August and ending on the 16th of May 2023. AIDGLOBAL, a Non-Governmental Organization for Development (NGDO) whose mission is to Act, Include and Develop through Education, is recruiting a trainee as Project Assistant for a professional internship under the Institute of Employment and ...

School of Politics mobilizes about 45 young people in Lisbon.

School of Politics mobilizes about 45 young people in Lisbon.

On May 20 and 21, the "School of Policy for Global Citizenship" took place at the premises of the Lisbon Youth Centre and the Portuguese Institute of Sport and Youth, i.p. (IPDJ, I.P.), in Lisbon, whose objective was to mobilize youth for activism, involving them and raising awareness for the achievement of the Sustainable Development ...

“Schools of Politics for Global Citizenship” mobilizes young people for active participation

“Schools of Politics for Global Citizenship” mobilizes young people for active participation

The “Schools of Politics for Global Citizenship” event will take place on 20th and 21st of May at the headquarters of the Portuguese Institute of Sport and Youth (IPDJ) in Moscavide. Admission is free and registration is now open. The initiative aims to mobilise young people through reflection and dialogue on contemporary issues, such as ...

Young people gathered in Santarém discuss current events

Young people gathered in Santarém discuss current events

The Workshop "Collaborative Leadership - A transformational path for the promotion of Global Citizenship" brought together a dozen young people at the Higher School of Education of the Polytechnic Institute of Santarém to discuss issues such as equality between men and women, climate change, poverty, hunger and peace. On the afternoon of March 30, the ...