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We present the Study on Victims of Fire in Spain 2016 We present the Study on Victims of Fire in Spain 2016

We present the Study on Victims of Fire in Spain 2016

To coincide with the launch of our Fire Prevention campaign we present the Study on Victims of Fire in Spain. The data reflected in 2016 reveal that there were more fires and more victims in the home, which is why all efforts are being concentrated on maximizing preventative measures to improve this statistic. Don't miss any of the data in the study and the preventative measures that Fundación MAPFRE is instigating.

PRAISE International Seminar to identify, assess and prevent work-related road safety risks PRAISE International Seminar to identify, assess and prevent work-related road safety risks

The PRAISE International Seminar comes to Madrid

Of all work-related accidents in Spain, 11% are related to traffic. The number of people who suffer work-related casualties on the roads can only be reduced by effective measures and actions. Experts on the subject have set out their knowledge and experience in the field of preventing work-related traffic accidents.

Financial Education Day Financial Education Day

Celebrate Financial Education Day with us

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.

The future in a pencil case The future in a pencil case

Our campaign “El futuro en un estuche” (The future in a pencil case) comes to an end and we deliver the material

Thanks to the numerous donations received, we have ensured that the most disadvantaged children have the material they need to start their classes. Material has been distributed throughout different Spanish cities. This time we went to Madrid, to the San Vicente de Paul Foundation, to deliver notebooks, pencils, crayons, etc… With your assistance we filled up the maximum possible number of pencil cases.

European Mobility Week European Mobility Week

We are joining in with European Mobility Week

European Mobility Week is being held between 16 and 22 September and we are joining in with activities for the youngest members of the family. The objective: to raise awareness of the negative consequences of the irrational use of cars in the city and the importance of sustainable mobility committed to the environment. Don't miss the activities that Fundación MAPFRE has put together to mark this week!

Fundación MAPFRE, receives an award from ‘Safe Kids’ for its contribution to accident prevention throughout the world Fundación MAPFRE, receives an award from ‘Safe Kids’ for its contribution to accident prevention throughout the world

Fundación MAPFRE, receives an award from ‘Safe Kids’ for its contribution to accident prevention throughout the world

One of Fundación MAPFRE's main areas of activity is specifically accident prevention and improving road safety for which we work on a daily basis. ‘Safe Kids Worldwide’, the international body dedicated to protecting children from unintentional injuries wanted to recognize this work. Thank you!

Fundación MAPFRE wins an award for its ‘Juntos Somos Capaces’ project Fundación MAPFRE wins an award for its ‘Juntos Somos Capaces’ project

Fundación MAPFRE wins an award for its ‘Juntos Somos Capaces’ project

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.

Social networks and the third sector: presence and message Social networks and the third sector: presence and message

Social networks and the third sector: presence and message

As part of the 'Sé Solidario' program, and after the first round table held in February, we are continuing with a series of talks aimed at helping third sector organizations to develop their skills and to provide them with information on the resources needed to improve results in the communication and effectiveness of their causes.

First delivery of food delivery to associations included in the 'Cuenta con nosotros' (Count on Us) program First delivery of food delivery to associations included in the 'Cuenta con nosotros' (Count on Us) program

#Sé Solidario makes the first delivery of food delivery to associations included in the 'Cuenta con nosotros' (Count on Us) program

Pasta, sugar, baby food, frozen products - all of the donations received have been transformed into basic necessities delivered by Fundación MAPFRE volunteers to the following associations to distribute among the most needy: El Pato Amarillo in Madrid, Cala Mare in Valencia and San Vicente de Paul in Orense.

The most innovative Spanish projects of 2016 The most innovative Spanish projects of 2016

SOS Respira chosen among the most innovative Spanish projects of 2016

SOS Respira, the program to raise awareness on how to prevent choking by means of an app for mobile devices, promoted by Fundación MAPFRE, together with the Spanish Society of Emergency Medicine (SEMES) and the Federation of Cooks and Pastry Chefs of Spain (FACYRE), has been recognized as being among the 10 most innovative social initiatives of 2016 by CAF-Development Bank of Latin America and the magazine Compromiso Empresarial.

Drowning Prevention 2017 Drowning Prevention 2017

We are launching our new 'Drowning Prevention 2017' campaign

Do you take the correct safety precautions when bathing in the sea, swimming pools and lakes? Being knowledgeable about the type of water environment we find ourselves in and being careful is essential when bathing. Once again, Fundación MAPFRE is launching its summer campaign 'Drowning Prevention' so that you can enjoy the water safely.

Lecture series Lecture series play

Lecture Series 'Return to Beauty. Masterpieces of Italian art from between the wars'

If you liked our exhibition 'Return to Beauty. Masterpieces of Italian art from between the wars' or you are thinking of visiting us, you should not miss the series of lectures we have put together to provide you with a more in-depth knowledge of the Novecento Italiano, its artists and the return to order characterized by this period of the 20th century.

“Cell Therapy for disabilities with a neurological cause” can improve the quality of life of patients with traumatic spinal cord injuries “Cell Therapy for disabilities with a neurological cause” can improve the quality of life of patients with traumatic spinal cord injuries

“Cell Therapy for disabilities with a neurological cause” can improve the quality of life of patients with traumatic spinal cord injuries

Fundación MAPFRE has been helping to fund this research project with stem cells from when it started over twenty years ago. The results obtained following this first trial, which started in July 2013, are encouraging.