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Fundación MAPFRE is looking for innovators with high impact projects that can transform our society

2019-10-29T12:02:05+00:0029 October 2019|Categories: News|

THE THIRD EDITION OF THE AWARDS FOR SOCIAL INNOVATION HAS OPENED ITS CALL FOR ENTRIES This call is open in Europe and Latin America and features three categories: sustainable mobility and road safety; e-health; and insurance innovation. The winners will receive 30,000 euros and the semi-finalists and finalists will receive skills training, advice and visibility to [...]

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An app to guide blind people (Navilens), the exoskeleton that can read your thoughts (Neurobots) and a financial poverty buffer (Mibkclub) are the winners of the 2nd edition of the Fundación Mapfre Awards for Social Innovation

2019-10-10T12:06:43+00:0010 October 2019|Categories: News|

Antonio Huertas: “We are a socially committed company and therefore the Fundación MAPFRE Awards for Social Innovation have focused on society right from the outset.” • The winners were chosen from among more than 200 projects submitted by researchers and entrepreneurs from Latin America and Europe. • The 27 semi-finalists received a mentoring program to boost [...]

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Fundación MAPFRE presents the relationship between the works of Boldini and the great spanish painters of the late 19th century

2019-09-23T15:13:33+00:0023 September 2019|Categories: News|

Giovanni Boldini Place Clichy, 1874 Oil on canvas 60 × 98 cm Particular collection Press kit Images This exhibition focuses for the first time on this Italian artist's painting while also establishing a dialogue with that of other Spanish painters who were part of the Paris of the Belle Époque, such as Mariano Fortuny y Marsal, Raimundo de [...]

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Fundación MAPFRE presents the Dublin of Eamonn Doyle in the largest exhibition of his work to date

2019-09-12T10:30:53+00:0012 September 2019|Categories: News|

Press kit Images Fundación MAPFRE has unveiled the first exhibition in Spain devoted to the work of Eamonn Doyle This exhibition explores the latest work of this Irish photographer, known for his «Dublin trilogy». The exhibition features 153 photographs, 5 photo-books and a 9-screen video installation. On display in our Bárbara de Braganza Exhibition Hall until [...]

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One in three freelancers would increase their contribution base if there were improved benefits

2019-07-09T12:37:35+00:009 July 2019|Categories: News|

13.2% of freelancers opt for private savings and pensions because they will rely on these benefits to supplement their public pension One in two freelancers (54.9%) feels they do not know enough about the benefits that their contributions to Social Security generate for them. Six out of 10 freelancers (62.5%) believe that the Spanish system is [...]

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Fundación MAPFRE rewards commitment and international solidarity in the new edition of the Social Awards

2019-07-09T12:11:10+00:009 July 2019|Categories: News|

Emilio Aragón wins the Lifetime Achievement Award The international organization Mary's Meals which works to combat childhood malnutrition has also received an award, along with the Surgery in Turkana project, which provides surgical services to almost a million Africans, and the Brazilian organization Agrindus, which produces easily digestible cow's milk. Her Majesty Queen Sofia will preside [...]

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Fundación MAPFRE opens its call for applications for grants worth 315,000 euros in order to carry out research projects

2019-07-08T13:10:05+00:008 July 2019|Categories: News|

Fundación MAPFRE has made a new call for applications for grants for a total of 315,000 Euros, open to academic and professional researchers and research teams that wish to develop research programs independently or within the scope of universities, hospitals, companies or research centers that they belong to. The Foundation offers its Ignacio H. Larramendi research [...]

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ALSA, DGT and Fundación MAPFRE join forces to inform the public about speeding and distractions while driving

2019-07-08T12:56:04+00:008 July 2019|Categories: News|

“Both hands on the wheel” and “90 km/h, better to go more slowly” are the two messages with which ALSA, the Department of Traffic and Fundación MAPFRE are using to promote road safety and contribute to reducing the number of road accidents. The first message is aimed at making drivers aware of the importance of not [...]

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