Posts Tagged: Porto Santo

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 ...

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 ...

Toast to everyone who protects the Oceans

Toast to everyone who protects the Oceans

On April 08, the event "A Toast to the Sea" was held at the Porto Santo Sailing Club. The initiative, aimed to fishermen and marine-tourism operators, intended to raise awareness about the environmental impact of marine waste. Marine life is the first to feel the impacts of human actions on the oceans. The effective protection ...

Porto Santo opens first PET packaging collection machine for Community Management

Porto Santo opens first PET packaging collection machine for Community Management

The first non-reusable plastic packaging collection machine, fully financed by commercial establishments, was inaugurated on April 11th in Porto Santo, Madeira Autonomous Region, and brings with it a reward system that aims to encourage the local community to recycle. With the aim of bridging the gaps in membership of private establishments in these state-funded recycling ...

AIDGLOBAL’s Campaign of appeal to the IRS Consignment. The transforming power of the word

AIDGLOBAL’s Campaign of appeal to the IRS Consignment. The transforming power of the word

Lisbon, April 1st, 2022 - There are words and gestures that are so striking that they have, in themselves, a strong impact on today's world and, above all, on the one we long for tomorrow. This is the basic message that underpins AIDGLOBAL's IRS consignment campaign, which seeks to raise awareness in civil society about ...

Intercultural Easter in Porto Santo

Intercultural Easter in Porto Santo

On April 16th, on the island of Porto Santo, a lunch gathering several cultures at the table will take place entitled "Flavors of a Family Easter". The meeting consists of a shared lunch between families living in Porto Santo and foreign students from the Escola Profissional de Hotelaria e Turismo da Madeira (Porto Santo branch) ...

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 ...

There are already 36 establishments in Porto Santo with the “Porto Santo without Plastic in the Sea” Label

There are already 36 establishments in Porto Santo with the “Porto Santo without Plastic in the Sea” Label

The first informal certification Seals, promoted under the "Porto Santo Without Marine Waste" project, were delivered on were delivered on 23 June 2021 to the committed restaurants, hotels and shops to adopting good practices and meeting a set of targets in terms of reducing potential marine waste. The presentation of the informal certification Seal and ...

AIDGLOBAL travels to Atlantic Summit

AIDGLOBAL travels to Atlantic Summit

Young people from Porto Santo attended for the first time the Meeting promoted by FNAJ. In order to support and encourage youth associativism, the FNAJ promoted, between November 26th and 28th, in Funchal, Madeira Island, the "Atlantic Associativism and Youth Summit – INOVE+”. The meeting was attended by three students from the Elementary and High ...