Posts Tagged: Porto Santo

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) ...

Porto Santo Students Association comes to life

Porto Santo Students Association comes to life

On February 11, 2022, the process of creating the Student’s Association of Porto Santo - B+S School Professor Dr. Francisco de Freitas Branco became official, through the publication of the statutes in the Official Journal of the Autonomous Region of Madeira (JORAM). Between April 2021 and February 2022, AIDGLOBAL trained young leaders to create the ...

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 ...

Autumn School brings together young people in favor of youth associativism

Autumn School brings together young people in favor of youth associativism

On November 14th, the 1st edition of the Autumn School took place in the Porto Santo Community Center. The activity was attended by 11 young people from the 8th to the 11th grade of Porto Santo B+S School, interested in the associative movement. The meeting aimed to motivate young people for social participation and encourage ...