Padova was announced as the 2020 European Volunteering Capital.  Source: CEV

Padova, 2020 European Volunteering Capital

The city has been chosen ahead of the other candidate, the Scottish town of Stirling.

The Open Arms is one of these three rescue organisations which are joining efforts through the alliance #United4Med.

Open Arms, Mediterranea and Sea-Watch: saving lives in the Mediterranean together

The three rescue organisations have created an alliance to rescue people out at sea, after the obstacles and criminalisation they have faced.

construction of the third phase of the school

The Solidarity Soccer Days return to continue an educational project in Senegal

The initiative will take place on December 22 and 23 in Mataró to raise funds and get high school and high school education for all children and youth in the neighborhood of 'Thiaroye'.

Refugees in the Serbian and Hungarian fence

Europe and the world blind their borders against immigration

At present, more than 70 walls, on all continents, destroy lives by violating the most fundamental rights of people with the impunity of the responsible states

The campaign 'My game my name' denounces sexual harassment which female gamers are exposed.

Girl gamers and harassment

Insults and sexist comments just for being girls. This is what girl games experience day after day. A campaign has denounced this, to get male gamers to stand in their shoes.

Congo conflict on Coltan.

#conflictminerals, the close link between technology and armed conflict

Justícia i Pau has been working many years on this campaign to denounce and disseminate the relationship between technology products and armed conflict and the violations of human rights in some countries.

india, asha kiran, vulnerable children, pune

Yashodhara, sheltering hope in India

The project of the NGO Asha Kiran offers a home to live for the vulnerable children of the city of Pune.

Thanks to the Jane Goodall Institute in Catalonia and the Esperanza Project, the remote village of Sahoro improves its permanent access to water.

The IJG and the Esperanza Project collaborate to improve access to water in the village of Sahoro

Thanks to the Jane Goodall Institute in Catalonia and the Esperanza Project, the remote village of Sahoro improves its permanent access to water with the construction of a new well.

Since 2015, Yemen has been declared a civil war.

Yemen, the worst war in history "silenced" by the Western world

The blockade of the country by the United States, Europe, Saudi Arabia and the UAE causes more than 21 million people to need urgent help and one child dies every 10 minutes, 144 per day.

Up to 75% of children in more deprived regions of poor countries can’t read a single word.   Source: Pencils of promise.

Pencils of promise, something to believe in

250 million children of primary school age lack basic reading, writing and math skills. This founding works in deprived regions to reduce these figures.  

Food Emergency in Africa and Yemen.

Food Emergency Campaign for Africa and Yemen

The Catalan Association for Peace launches a Food Emergency Campaign for Africa and Yemen, with local organizations in Mauritania, Mali, Ethiopia, Djibouti and Yemen.

Mental health in Bluefields, Nicaragua

Nicaragua implements the mental health model of Catalonia

This project deals with giving attention to mental health and additions in Bluefields, in the territory of the Autonomous Region of the South Atlantic.