Posts Tagged: Diversity

Beneficiaries of the “NEAR” project participated at the Galinheira Fair

Beneficiaries of the “NEAR” project participated at the Galinheira Fair

Last Sunday, December 4, another successful initiative took place in the Galinheiras neighborhood, the sale of vegetables from the Community Garden, created by seven refugees and asylum seekers, as part of the project “NEAR – NEwly ARrived in a common home”. This activity arises in order to facilitate its integration in the Galinheiras neighborhood that, ...

“Treasure Hunt” promotes the integration of newly arrived migrants

“Treasure Hunt” promotes the integration of newly arrived migrants

AIDGLOBAL organizes a "Treasure Hunt" to encourage integration and lead to the discovery of the Galinheiras neighborhood in Lisbon. Last Saturday, November 12, the parish of Santa Clara was the scene of another initiative of the project “NEAR- NEwly ARrivedin common home”, in which about 44 newly arrived migrants, including refugees, community agents and university students from ...

Available on the NEAR Website the Maps for migrants and local citizens implemented in Milan, Perugia, Lisbon and Nicosia

Available on the NEAR Website the Maps for migrants and local citizens implemented in Milan, Perugia, Lisbon and Nicosia

These maps will facilitate orientation of those who have just arrived in the city, making them “feel at home”, and encourage city dwellers to explore new ways of approaching their neighborhood. Lisbon 8th of August 2022. From now on international protection holders, asylum seekers, newly arrived minors and their families, as well as international university ...

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 ...

First presencial Coordination Meeting of the “NEAR” project – took place in Portugal

First presencial Coordination Meeting of the “NEAR” project – took place in Portugal

In the scope of the project, the AIDGLOBAL team welcomed the international coordination of the project which brought together representatives of the two partner countries that are part of it, namely Italy and Cyprus, in a meeting held in Lisbon on July 7th and 8th. Present at this meeting, promoted by AIDGLOBAL at the Portuguese ...

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 ...

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 ...