Posts Tagged: Diversity

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 ...

The Rights and Duties of Migrant People was the theme that marked the second training session for Community Agents

The Rights and Duties of Migrant People was the theme that marked the second training session for Community Agents

The initiative, promoted by AIDGLOBAL within the scope of the NEAR project – NEwly ARrived in a Common Home, took place on November 20, between 9 am and 1 pm, at the Association Lusofonia e Cidadania (ALCC). At a time when more and more reports are known of the conditions in which groups of migrants ...

NEAR: In Portugal November starts with First Training for Community Agents

NEAR: In Portugal November starts with First Training for Community Agents

“Being a Community Agent: Guidelines and Strategies for Collaborating with the Community” is the motto of the cycle of sessions aimed at training community agents, which began on November 13 at the headquarters of the Association of Lusofonia, Cultura e Cidadania (ALCC), located in Ameixoeira, in Lisbon. The initiative is promoted by AIDGLOBAL – Action ...