We inaugurate a new exhibition project in Barcelona: the Fundación MAPFRE KBr photography center, an initiative that reinforces our commitment to this artistic practice for over a decade.
The third edition of our awards reaches its decisive moment. On October 29th we will be celebrating the grand final in which nine innovative projects participate that propose new solutions to problems in our environment. Make a note of the date in your diary and join at this exciting ceremony. Follow us on web streaming.
And the winners are...
For eleven years now, every year the Fundación SERES has awarded its Annual Prizes, in recognition of the institutions that carry out their activities in a responsible manner, with a commitment to generating value for society. In this edition, Fundación MAPFRE has been selected to receive one of the three awards together with the companies Correos and Grupo Red Eléctrica.
A prize for our social commitment
The new situation produced by COVID-19 affects us in all areas, including food, and especially at work. Here are some hygiene measures to help you eat safely at your workplace without running any risks.
If eating at work, do not run risks
Today, millions of children are returning to their classrooms in very special circumstances: keeping the safety distance, mandatory use of masks and new rules when sharing and playing. We offer advice that you can give your children for a safe return to school.
We are talking about Mobility in capital letters
These days millions of children return to their classroom in very special circumstances: keeping the safety distance, mandatory use of masks and new rules when sharing and playing. We offer advice that you can give your children to make their return to school safe.
Tips for a safe return to school
Now that summer is here, the high temperatures increase perspiration levels and we lose much more water in the form of sweat. At this time of year, your body needs additional fluids to keep well hydrated. Pay attention to the amount you drink, and make sure that small children and the elderly are properly hydrated.
We're made of water - we need water
Hand washing is one of the best ways of protecting yourself against coronavirus, but if you don’t take care it can have a negative effect on the skin. Here’s how to maintain hand hygiene without altering the skin’s pH or causing skin irritations.
Wash your hands without damaging your skin
Masks have become an essential accessory when leaving the house, and using them guarantees health and safety. But in the heat, wearing them can be uncomfortable or annoying. Here are some tips to make wearing them during the summer more bearable.
Don't let a mask spoil your summer
AI MedAssist, one of the winning projects in the Technological Developments category of the #StopCoronaChallenge, has won the Fundación MAPFRE Accésit prize of €3,000.
Artificial intelligence to save lives
Every year, when summer arrives, we are warned about the risk of sunbathing without the appropriate protection. But this year, the usual risks are combined with those caused by the confinement and a lack of exposure to the sun. Our skin's melanin generation process is still in winter mode and this makes it more sensitive to ultraviolet radiation. Here we tell you how to protect your skin and sunbath safely.
Now more than ever, after the confinement, prepare your skin for the sun
With these tips you can make flavorsome dishes while preserving all the beneficial properties of the ingredients. Learn to cook by taking advantage of the nutritional value of each dish. Experiment in the kitchen and enjoy eating!
Make the most of your meals
I'm sure you already have a routine and are taking steps to avoid getting infected or introducing viruses into your home. But it never hurts to take extra precautions. Disinfecting properly will prevent the coronavirus from entering your home.
Keep the coronavirus in check
During the confinement, your fridge may contain less, so it is important that you don't forget about food safety. Here are some tips to avoid risks.
Given the new scenario generated by COVID-19 your company may have decided that you should work from home. If this is your first time and don't know where to start, follow these simple tips and you will be able to organize your day efficiently.
The Madrid City Council has given us the "Muévete Verde" award in the category of Promoting sustainable mobility for our Virtual Training Bike project. We would like to take this opportunity to thank them for this recognition.
Virtual Training Bike, "muévete verde" (go green) in the city
The competition has entered its final stage. Three innovative projects have been selected as finalists in the European Semi-final , held on 4 July in Madrid.
Three major projects chosen in the European semi-final
In a hard-fought semi-final, in which the high standard of the projects and their expertly-prepared presentations made it very difficult for the judging panel to come to a decision, three initiatives were chosen to represent Brazil in the final, which will be held in Madrid in October.
Brazil has also chosen the three projects which are going to take part in the grand final
The first main event of our Awards for Social Innovation has taken place. The Latin American Semi-final was held in Mexico City on 6 June and the three projects which will go on to represent the region in the Grand final have now been chosen. Do you want to find out more about them?
Let the competition begin!
We want to support your social entity. We want you to carry on with your selfless work on social causes in order to improve the lives of so many people around us. Apply for one of our Grants for social projects.
We are well aware that our constant educational work on safe mobility and injury prevention helps us to contribute to saving many lives. And a recognition such as this reaffirms it for us and motivates us to continue with our work, day in day out.
We have received the Prince Michael International Award
The Spanish Royal Academy of Medicine awards its medal of honor very restrictively to people of particular merit in the scientific, academic and/or social fields. Antonio Huertas, Chairman of Fundación MAPFRE, has received this recognition.
Recognition of our work in helping people live longer and stronger
Our Corporate Social Responsibility program won one of the 12 prizes granted by the business excellence magazine, Dirigentes.
Recognition for work that epitomizes our DNA
This creative project was started in 2016 as part of the Goal Zero program with performances in the theaters of Istanbul, since which time it has been seen by 14,000 children.
A theatrical initiative on road safety wins an award
FACYRE, the Federation of Cooks and Pastry Chefs of Spain, presented us with the Cubi Award in the category of Company Committed to Gastronomy for our S.O.S. RESPIRA campaign.
S.O.S. RESPIRA recognized with an award from Spanish chefs
On 17 May in Madrid, experts from Spain and other EU countries will be analyzing how to tackle this problem that is a factor in 8% of all fatal traffic accidents in Europe.
Seminar on drugs and driving
As part of the celebration of Financial Education Day 2017 Fundación MAPFRE receives an Award for implementing the Financial Education Plan, Finance for Everybody with the project Insurance and Pensions for Everybody in response to the second call for entries from the Bank of Spain and the National Securities Market Commission (CNMV). The objective is that we raise awareness of the importance of acquiring adequate knowledge of financial culture applicable to different stages of life. Sooner or later we all need to make decisions for the future.
Celebrate Financial Education Day with us
The program ‘Juntos Somos Capaces’ (Together We Can) developed by Fundación MAPFRE, whose main objective is to promote the integration into the labor market of people with intellectual disabilities and mental illnesses, was a prizewinner in the Institutional category of the Fundación Randstad Awards. Since 2010, 2,654 people in this situation have found work. Fundación MAPFRE works every day to continue breaking down barriers.
Fundación MAPFRE wins an award for its ‘Juntos Somos Capaces’ project
Fundación Mahou San Miguel and the Club de Excelencia en Sostenibilidad have granted the I Premio al Impulso Juvenil (1st Award to Youth Incentive).
Guide with every type of driver's license in Spain: clear up your questions
We are working towards achieving zero traffic accident victims throughout all the countries of the world. In recognition of these efforts, the prestigious NGO Brake has presented us with the Global Road Safety award for our work in improving road safety.