Posts Tagged: Youth

Pedagogical Farm brings life to School

Pedagogical Farm brings life to School

This school year, activities were developed at the Pedagogical Farm and Garden of the B+ Professor Dr. Francisco Freitas Branco School, Porto Santo, with the purpose of promoting Environmental Education through the development of agricultural activities, involving the school and local community. Following the Pedagogical Farm, activities related to agriculture and livestock were streamlined with ...

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 ...

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 ...

Porto Santo School welcomes intercultural theme

Porto Santo School welcomes intercultural theme

Under the theme of cultural diversity, the 8th grade classes from B+S Professor Dr. Francisco de Freitas Branco School, Porto Santo, have developed several works, throughout this school year, with the support of various teachers. In Geography, the classes prepared works about different countries of the world, with the contribution of people from these territories. ...

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 ...

Towards a Democratic School

Towards a Democratic School

The formation "Democratic Schools and Student Participative Assemblies", aimed for teachers, took place on March 4th and May 7th, at B+S Professor Dr. Francisco de Freitas Branco School, Porto Santo, and brought reflections about the level of participation of teachers, students, parents and non-teaching staff and the instruments available to them, in order to actively ...

Youth interacts with the Day Care Center and Senior University of Porto Santo

Youth interacts with the Day Care Center and Senior University of Porto Santo

On April 26th, May 2nd and 4th, , under the Action Plan “Da Escola para o Mundo – Agir, Incluir, Transformar” (From School to the World – Act, Include, Transform, the 8th-grade classes of the B+S School Professor Dr Francisco de Freitas Branco, carried out activities with the Day Care Center of the Fundação de ...