24 horas a correr pela deficiência

Uma corrida com a duração de 24 horas, com início na tarde de dia 21, com a participação de mais de meio milhar de pessoas, sensibilizou para o papel positivo que o desporto assume na deficiência. A iniciativa “24 horas a correr pela deficiência”, organizada pela União Desportiva para a Inclusão da APPACDM de Setúbal, com o apoio da Câmara …

Manali, Philippines

The Philippines’ location on the Pacific Ring of Fire and close to the equator makes the Philippines prone to earthquakes and typhoons, but also endows it with abundant natural resources and some of the world’s greatest biodiversity. The Philippines has an area of approximately 300,000 square kilometers (115,831 sq mi) Population is more than 100 million and still growing faster than any other …

About our Founder

Clarissa Harlowe Barton was a pioneering nurse who founded the American Red Cross. She worked as a hospital nurse in the American Civil War, and as a teacher and patent clerk. Barton is noteworthy for doing humanitarian work at a time when relatively few women worked outside the home. She had a relationship with John J. Elwell, but never married. …