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International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

6 April 2021|Categories: Días Internacionales, News|

The International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) is celebrated on the 6th of April. The adoption of this Day signifies the increasing recognition by the UN of the positive influence that sport can have on the advancement [...]

Ethics and Digital Revolution: Presentation of the 4th Monographic of Diecisiete magazine

29 March 2021|Categories: News|

Carlos Mataix, professor at the Polytechnic University of Madrid, introduced the presentation of the 4th monographic of Diecisiete magazine, from which he is the director. This issue of the magazine raises questions related to different areas related to ethics in [...]

The centrality of cooperation for sustainable development in the Spanish Foreign Action strategy

26 March 2021|Categories: News|

The Diplomatic School presented the  framed Foreign Action strategy 2021-2024 within cooperation to sustainable development. It was presented by the International Cooperation State Secretary, Ángeles Moreno Bau. Ana Belén Fernández, who is a deputy in the Congress for the Social Parliamentary [...]

International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade

25 March 2021|Categories: International Days, News|

Every year, on the 25th of March, the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade, gives the opportunity to honor and remember those who suffered and died at the hands of this brutal [...]

International Day for the Right to the Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims

24 March 2021|Categories: International Days, News|

Every year, on the 24th of March the International Day for the Right to the Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims is celebrated. With this international day, we pay tribute to the memory of [...]

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

21 March 2021|Categories: Días Internacionales, International Days, News|

The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is celebrated on March 21 of each year. On March 21 1960, the police opened fire and killed 69 people in a peaceful demonstration against the apartheid pass law in Sharpeville, [...]

International Day of Happiness

20 March 2021|Categories: Días Internacionales, International Days, News|

Happiness passes through solidarity On March 20, the International Day of Happiness is celebrated to recognize the relevance of happiness and well-being as universal aspirations of human beings and the importance of their inclusion in government policies. The resolution of [...]

Getting to Zero: Can the U.S. and China Save the Planet? with Jeff Sachs and Ma Jun

5 March 2021|Categories: News|

The China Institute organised a conference with two of the best-known experts in energy and sustainable development. Ma Jun is the founder of the Institute of Public & Environmental Affairs (IPE) in Pekin and Jeffrey Sachs is the Director of [...]

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

11 February 2021|Categories: International Days, News|

February 11 is the International Day of Women and Girls in Science in recognition of the key role that women play in the scientific and technological community. Women scientists must be supported as well as the access of women and [...]

International Day of Human Fraternity

4 February 2021|Categories: International Days, News|

On February 4, the "International Day of Human Fraternity" is celebrated. Human fraternity for peace and cooperation It is essential to raise awareness about different cultures and religions and to promote the role of education regarding tolerance. This implies acceptance [...]