Posts Tagged: Portugal

São Miguel Island hosts workshop dedicated to youth involvement in politics

São Miguel Island hosts workshop dedicated to youth involvement in politics

"Go Youth! Jovens ativos pelo desenvolvimento" (Go Youth! Active Youth for Development) is the motto of the Cycle of Workshops that started in December 2021, in the Azores, and will continue in 2022 in several regions of the country. On December 11st, São Miguel Island hosted the first of five workshops, as part of the ...

Cycle of Workshops, in Santarém, mobilizes 22 young people to reflect on the impact of their participation in local political processes

Cycle of Workshops, in Santarém, mobilizes 22 young people to reflect on the impact of their participation in local political processes

Global Citizenship, Human Rights, and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were the themes that guided each of the sessions. On November 4 and 11, and December 2 and 9, the class of the course of Multimedia Production in Education of the Escola Superior de Educação, do Instituto Politécnico de Santarém, received four workshops sponsored by AIDGLOBAL, ...

Young people from Santarém present proposals to improve local policies

Young people from Santarém present proposals to improve local policies

The presentation is made within the scope of one of the activities of the project "Jovens na Política - Participar para a Cidadania Global (2nd Edition)" (Youth in Politics - Participating for Global Citizenship (2nd Ed.)). Last December 2nd, the Global Citizenship discipline, from the Multimedia Production in Education Course of the Escola Superior de ...

AIDGLOBAL participates in 1st Edition of the National School of Non Formal Education promoted by CNJ

AIDGLOBAL participates in 1st Edition of the National School of Non Formal Education promoted by CNJ

The participation is part of the project "Jovens na Política - Participar para a Cidadania Global (2ª Edição)" (Youth in Politics - Participate for Global Citizenship (2nd Edition)). On November 27th AIDGLOBAL participated in the 1st Edition of the National School of Non Formal Education promoted by the Conselho Nacional da Juventude (National Youth Council ...

Walk the Global Walk is highlighted in Seminar on Municipal Climate Change Adaptation Plan for VFX

Walk the Global Walk is highlighted in Seminar on Municipal Climate Change Adaptation Plan for VFX

In the scope of the Walk the Global Walk project the young leaders who participated in it and AIDGLOBAL, the entity that conducted the project in Portugal, were invited to participate in a Seminar framed within the launching of the Municipal Plan of Adaptation to Climate Change for the Municipality of Vila Franca de Xira ...

Walk the Global Walk: the project that involved more than 1500 young people in promoting the Sustainable Development Goals comes to an end

Walk the Global Walk: the project that involved more than 1500 young people in promoting the Sustainable Development Goals comes to an end

10 Schools mobilized in partnership with the Municipality of Vila Franca de Xira. Between December 2017 and August 2021, the Walk the Global Walk project took place in Portugal by AIDGLOBAL in partnership with the Vila Franca de Xira City Council. Over three years, spaces for reflection and opportunities for dialogue were created so that ...

The planet is our polis

The planet is our polis

Opinion article written by André Barata, Professor at FCSH-UBI, within the scope of the project "Jovens na Política - Participar para a Cidadania Global (2ª Ed.)" (Youth in Politics – Participating for Global Citizenship (2nd Ed.)). Politics comes from the Greek word polis, whose most literal meaning is the city and, by extension, the state ...

Students celebrate Humanity

Students celebrate Humanity

In the context of deconstructing stereotypes about immigrants and opening up to diversity, the 9th C students of Elementary and High School in Porto Santo promoted activities on the theme of “Interculturality” within the scope of the "Da Escola para o Mundo - Agir, Incluir, Transformar" (From School to the World – Act, Include, Transform) ...

3rd Edition of the Global Walk brings together more than a hundred young people in defense of peace, justice and more effective institutions

3rd Edition of the Global Walk brings together more than a hundred young people in defense of peace, justice and more effective institutions

On June 2nd, the third edition of the Global Walk took place, an event integrated in the European project Walk the (Global) Walk, promoted by AIDGLOBAL, in partnership with the Municipality of Vila Franca de Xira. Although the pandemic has conditioned the format of the event, which took on digital contours for the second consecutive ...

Cycle of Workshops “Youth in Politics – Participate for Global Citizenship”

Cycle of Workshops “Youth in Politics – Participate for Global Citizenship”

On May 11, 22 and June 1, AIDGLOBAL, together with the Municipality of Santarém, promoted the Cycle of Workshops “Youth in Politics – Participating for Global Citizenship”, within the scope of the project “Youth in Politics – Participate for Global Citizenship (2nd Ed.)”. The initiative aimed to involve young activists, youth associations and Party Youth ...