Fundación MAPFRE seeks out innovators with projects that can transform society with their social impact

2018-12-06T21:01:56+00:006 December 2018|Categories: News|

Call for applications for the 2nd edition of  the awards for social innovation • The call for applications in Europe and Latin America is divided into three categories: sustainable mobility and road safety; e-health; and Insurtech. • The winners will be awarded 30,000 euros and the semi-finalists and finalists will receive training in key skills, as [...]


Fundación MAPFRE, with the victims of road traffic accidents on their world day of remembrance

2018-11-16T10:12:48+00:0016 November 2018|Categories: News|

Held on Sunday, November 18. Once again this year, Fundación MAPFRE is joining in the observance of World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims with the production of a video created in collaboration with international institutions FERV and FIA Foundation. We invite you to share it with those around you via this link, so that [...]


1 in 6 people will suffer a stroke at some point in their live

2018-11-16T16:03:20+00:0026 October 2018|Categories: News|

Half of those affected do not fully recover Fundación MAPFRE, The Spanish Neurology Society and Stop Strokes have launched the “STROKES: Prevent, learn, act”, to raise awareness in society of this disease. Each year almost 120,000 people suffer from a stroke in Spain, a disease that will affect 1 in 6 people, and which is the [...]


Fundación MAPFRE gathers together over 150 artworks in order to discover the unique artistic relationship between Picasso and Picabia

2018-10-22T11:54:31+00:0022 October 2018|Categories: News|

Images  Fundación MAPFRE has presented in Barcelona the Picasso-Picabia. Painting in question exhibition, which brings together for the first time the intertwining stories of these two great contemporary artists who, although appearing to have an almost conflicting concept of art, have more in common than was originally thought. This strange understanding is reflected in an ambiguous [...]


The victims association p(a)t and Fundación MAPFRE go out on the streets to demonstrate what happens when people drive dangerously

2018-11-16T16:17:44+00:0019 October 2018|Categories: News|

with their presentation of the #evitemosqueserepita (let's stop this from happening again) campaign Friday 19, Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 in Madrid, Barcelona, Malaga and Elche Four vehicles involved in a road traffic accident, will take up the city centers of Madrid, Barcelona, Málaga and Elche. The goal is to raise citizen awareness of the importance [...]


Fundación MAPFRE offers 15 grants for unemployed young people to obtain their driver’s license

2018-10-18T15:11:26+00:0018 October 2018|Categories: News|

Fundación MAPFRE offers 15 grants for unemployed young people to obtain their driver's license The registration date ends on 24 October Fundación  MAPFRE has launched a new call for applications for 15 grants, each worth 500 euros, designed to help unemployed young people obtain their driver's license in category B or higher In order to register [...]


MJN-SERAS, 4UNO and Scoobic, winners of the 1st edition of the Fundación MAPFRE Awards for Social Innovation

2018-10-17T19:38:53+00:0017 October 2018|Categories: News|

• Antonio Huertas: “The Fundación MAPFRE Awards for Social Innovation are a great way of promoting talent coupled with a commitment to society” • They have been chosen from nearly 500 projects presented by researchers and entrepreneurs from Latin America and Europe. • The 27 semifinalists have received a mentoring program in order to boost the exposure of their [...]


Grand final of the innovation awards: 9 innovative projects to bring about social transformation

2018-10-17T08:03:25+00:0017 October 2018|Categories: News|

Nine major projects from Spain, Austria, Chile, Mexico and Brazil will take part today, on 17 October in Madrid, in the first edition of the Fundación MAPFRE Awards for Social Innovation. These are 9 startups that stand out for their transformative potential, their social impact and their commitment to improving the world in areas such as [...]


The first few minutes after a cardiac arrest are crucial for surviving. CPR training is still not widespread in society

2018-11-16T15:11:41+00:0015 October 2018|Categories: News|

European cardiac arrest awareness day With the slogan “All citizens worldwide can save lives”, the Spanish Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Council (CERCP) and Fundación MAPFRE have launched an awareness campaign with the goal of teaching more citizens about how to act in life-threatening situations. There is still not enough information and training of Spanish society on what to [...]


Fundación MAPFRE pays homage to the Mediterranean Sea through artists such as Monet, Matisse, Sorolla, Picasso and De Chirico

2018-10-10T09:49:11+00:0010 October 2018|Categories: News|

Claude Monet La Méditerranée, (Cap d’Antibes), 1888 Óil over canvas  65,09 × 81,28 cm Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio. Bequest of Frederick W. Schumacher  Inv. 1957.061.064 PRESS KIT PRESS IMAGES TV IMAGES   Username: MEDITERRANEO Password: EXPO Fundación MAPFRE presents the exhibition entitled Rediscovering the Mediterranean in Madrid, consisting of around 140 works by well-known artists such as, among [...]