Posts Tagged: Citizenship

AIDGLOBAL is looking for Project Assistant

AIDGLOBAL is looking for Project Assistant

The Internship location is Porto Santo, Região Autónoma da Madeira (Autonomous Region of Madeira). AIDGLOBAL, a Non Governmental Organization for Development (NGDO) whose mission is to Act, Include and Develop through Education, is pre-selecting a Project Assistant to prepare an application for a Professional Internship at the Madeira Employment Institute. The employee will have the ...

Poverty and domestic violence are the themes of a new AIDGLOBAL project

Poverty and domestic violence are the themes of a new AIDGLOBAL project

The project "Dialog and Act for + Equality in Madeira Island", promoted by AIDGLOBAL in partnership with the University of Madeira, was one of the projects selected by the Active Citizens Fund Programme in the competition "Strengthen the democratic culture and the civic conscience". Starting in June and lasting for 20 months, the aim is to raise ...

The Construction of a vegetable garden: workshop of practical-pedagogical environmental actions in a school context

The Construction of a vegetable garden: workshop of practical-pedagogical environmental actions in a school context

On May 25th, at Escola Básica Maria da Luz de Deus Ramos, in Bairro das Galinheiras, Lisbon, a vertical vegetable garden was built as a complement to the existing agricultural space, where different types of vegetables and plants were sown. It was created as an alternative to traditional pots. The initiative was promoted by AIDGLOBAL ...

Porto Santo Sem Lixo Marinho Seal is extended to social entities and schools

Porto Santo Sem Lixo Marinho Seal is extended to social entities and schools

The "Porto Santo Sem Lixo Marinho" (Porto Santo Without Marine Waste) Project Seal has been extended to social entities - Non-Governmental Organizations, community groups, and institutions with a social character - and schools, and is available since May 2022. With the extension, we intend to involve the entire community in the fight against the problem ...

Porto Santo is fighting to reduce marine waste

Porto Santo is fighting to reduce marine waste

In the last 20 months, cleaning campaigns have been carried out in Porto Santo Island, as part of the "Porto Santo Sem Lixo Marinho " project, with the participation of about 561 volunteers, of which 352 were adults and 209 were children/youth. The increasing amount of marine litter, especially plastic, in coastal areas and beaches ...

Encouraging cultivation and interaction with the environment

Encouraging cultivation and interaction with the environment

Between the 12th and 13th of May, in partnership with Alto do Lumiar School, AIDGLOBAL promoted an action for the rehabilitation of the School Pedagogical's Field, based on the relationship between Human Being and Nature, where students demonstrate their contribution for environmental sustainability. To affirm an informed and active citizenship that guarantees the involvement and ...

Cleaning campaign in coastal areas collects 130Kg of marine waste

Cleaning campaign in coastal areas collects 130Kg of marine waste

On March 22, 25, 31 and April 29, four cleaning campaigns were held with the 8th-grade classes of the B+S School Professor Dr Francisco de Freitas Branco. The actions aimed to raise the students' awareness of the marine litter problem and the need to continuously promote the Ocean's protection. The activities are carried out under ...