Human Rights

Mural Painting: From the Expression of Graffiti to the Awakening of Young Consciousness to Interculturality

Mural Painting: From the Expression of Graffiti to the Awakening of Young Consciousness to Interculturality

Between 7th and 8th April 2022, the courtyard of Alto do Lumiar Primary School was filled with young pupils to witness and participate in the painting of a mural representing the different cultures present in the world. The mural was built due to the artistic work carried out by the school's students and through recyclable ...

Cepsa Foundation supports five national organizations. AIDGLOBAL is one of them

Cepsa Foundation supports five national organizations. AIDGLOBAL is one of them

Social entities from Arganil, Bragança, Cascais, Setúbal and Lisbon participated in these awards. Since their first call, the Social Value Awards have granted nearly 4 million euros for the promotion of 424 social projects worldwide. Last March 23rd, AIDGLOBAL participated in the Social Value Awards ceremony, as a beneficiary entity in what was the 17th ...

Workshop for a more active and informed educational community

Workshop for a more active and informed educational community

AIDGLOBAL, Porto Santo School B+S and the respective Parents Association held the workshop “The Role of Parents' Representatives", on February 26th, at B+S Professor Dr. Francisco de Freitas Branco School, Porto Santo, attended by 11 participants. As the educational process is developed through interaction between students and educators, it is essential that a productive and ...

Students of third countries create maps with their favourite places to go during their free time

Students of third countries create maps with their favourite places to go during their free time

The creation of unconventional maps with 19 students coming from third countries of Iscte-UL, took place in the scope of the project  NEAR – NEwly ARrived in a common home. On the 4th of March, AIDGLOBAL took together 19 immigrants students of Iscte-IUL for a moment of sharing, discussion and (de)construction of stories, memories, experiences ...

Networking for Inclusion brings together 50 participants, including refugees, companies and social economy entities

Networking for Inclusion brings together 50 participants, including refugees, companies and social economy entities

On the 18th of February, the Auditorium of the Lisbon Youth Center of the IPDJ, IP welcomed 24 refugees and 26 representatives of socially responsible entities in another initiative promoted by AIDGLOBAL within the scope of the NEAR - NEwly ARrived in a common home project. The motto that embodied the event's communication was: Networking for Inclusion – Creating ties ...

Beneficiaries of the NEAR Project receive training for insertion into the labour market

Beneficiaries of the NEAR Project receive training for insertion into the labour market

The first two sessions took place in Lisbon on the 19th and 27th of January, gathering almost 20 refugees and asylum seekers. Between 19 and 27 January, inside the facilities of the Passa Sabi Association in Lisbon, the first two training sessions were held for refugees and asylum seekers, supported by the Jesuit Refugee Service ...

AIDGLOBAL participates in an initiative promoted by the Migration Observatory in the context of the NEAR project

AIDGLOBAL participates in an initiative promoted by the Migration Observatory in the context of the NEAR project

The event was held on the occasion of the International Day of Migration and was broadcast live online from the Instituto Nacional de Estatística (National Statistics Institute’s main hall). “Comunicar Imigração: Desafios e Estratégias” (Communicating Immigration: Challenges and Strategies) was the guiding theme of the session promoted by the Observatório das Migrações (Migration Observatory), in the scope ...

Being a Citizen in Portugal

Being a Citizen in Portugal

Access to public services and the location of local social services were the themes that guided the third training session for Community Agents. Plan the future based on a return to the past. This is how the third training session for Community Agents began, taking place at Associação Lusofonia Cultura e Cidadania (ALCC), on the ...

AIDGLOBAL is one of the winners of the Cepsa Foundation’s Social Value Awards

AIDGLOBAL is one of the winners of the Cepsa Foundation’s Social Value Awards

The value of the Prize will revert to the NEAR project – NEwly ARrived in a common home which aims to include newly arrived migrant people in the host countries. As part of the 17th edition of the Cepsa Foundation's Social Value Awards, AIDGLOBAL will receive 4 563 Euros to boost activities carried out within ...