1. Remedial education for women at Dianova in Chile

    Life Education in Chile

    21/11/2012

    An article presented by Dianova’s educational team in Chile recounts the significant, existential experience of a group of women and their educational team, who participated in an educational remediation experience in a context of residential treatment for the problematic use of alcohol and other drugs. Read complete article – in Spanish (pdf)

  2. Dianova International's new assembly council

    Annual Reunion of the Dianova Network 2012

    19/11/2012

    November 5 through 8 took place the annual reunion of the Dianova network member organizations in Lisbon (Portugal), in presence of fifty representatives of the network member organizations.  During four days of intense work, the participants have debated, trained and exchanged about the network’s various perspectives and development projects.

  3. Loterie Sociale, achetez votre billet et faites un don à Dianova

    Sharing your Dreams with the Social Lottery

    12/11/2012

    As in previous years, Dianova in Spain presents Christmas’ Social Lottery, an initiative which enables the organization to raise funds through the sale of lottery tickets in spain. If you choose to participate to the Christmas draw on December 22, you may also share a little bit of your luck while helping out Dianova projects. For the price of a 23 € lottery ticket, 3€ will be donated to the programs developed by Dianova to help at-risk adolescents and adults suffering from social exclusion. Click here to buy your lottery ticket.

  4. Sodalitas Social Innovation Prize Awarded to Dianova in Italy

    Sodalitas Social Innovation Prize Awarded to Dianova in Italy

    09/10/2012

    For the second year in a row, Dianova in Italy was awarded a prize by the “Sodalitas Social Innovation” program. The second edition of the Sodalitas Social Innovation program was held in Milan (Italy), the latter initiative being dedicated to help community-based and nonprofit organizations develop the skills and tools necessary to prepare stronger and innovative social business plans.

  5. New Psychosocial Support Center Launched in Portugal

    New Psychosocial Support Center Launched in Portugal

    09/10/2012

    A new, psychosocial support center was recently launched in Portugal by Dianova to help mitigate the impact of the crisis on the health, welfare and productivity of the Portuguese population. The global economic crisis we are experiencing has entailed deep public spending cuts undermining health care, education and other social services, with dramatic consequences on the well-being and productivity of millions. It is estimated that the economic repercussions of mental health related problems have contributed to a sharp decline in Portuguese GDP by 3 to 4%.

  6. Sinking of the Dianova school’s drinking water well

    Dianova’s Education Center in Nicaragua Will Soon Have Access to Safe Drinking Water

    08/10/2012

    Dianova in Switzerland and the Emilio Moro Foundation are jointly funding a project to provide students and teachers of Dianova’s Esther del Rio-Las Marias Education Center (Nicaragua) with sustainable access to safe drinking water and accordingly improve the quality of life and health conditions of all.

  7. Les ados du centre de Zandueta, avec leurs éducateurs

    Iacobus, an Educational & Therapeutic Journey along the Way of Saint-James

    20/09/2012

    A group of adolescents, from Dianova’s Zandueta therapeutic facility in Spain, has successfully completed five stages among those of the Way of St-James in northwestern Spain. This therapeutic and educational experience was started in Jaca, in the province of Aragon, to be finished on September 10 in Puente La Reina, the ultimate stage of their journey.

  8. First Solidarity Day at Catalunya en Miniatura Theme Park

    First Solidarity Day at Catalunya en Miniatura Theme Park

    20/09/2012

    Sept. 16 – the Catalunya en Miniatura theme park celebrated last Sunday the very first ‘Solidarity Day’ within the framework of a local campaign launched in the village of Torrelles, the objective of which was to raise funds to help bring “water and light” to the Esther del Rio Las Marias educational facility, in Nicaragua.

  9. Dianova Training Center, in Portugal

    Dianova Training Center : New Certification

    17/09/2012

    Portugal – The Dianova Training Center, certified since 2009 by the General Directorate of Employment and Labor Relations, received recognition as training organization certified by the Scientific Council on Continuing Education and Training (Ministry of Education). This new certification granted to Dianova will permit to ensure continuity in the development of the training plan to the educational community.

  10. Art workshop for children

    The Dianova Foundation in Chile Certified by the Ministry of Education

    04/09/2012

    Following its recent inclusion in Chile’s National Register for Educational Assistance, administered by the Ministry of Education (MINEDUC), the Dianova Foundation au Chili is now able to deliver educational support services to the schools which benefit from the government’s Preferential School Grant, or SEP. This certification opens up new challenges for Dianova, in the short, medium and long term, in the path of the organization’s future growth and development and on behalf of a professional and ethical commitment that we hope will bear fruits at all levels.