A commitment to food security and agro-ecological development in Senegal

2021.04.12 // Read More

Contribute to food security through a more efficient farming system and facilitate access to sustainable production factors in the village of Sare Faramba (Senegal). With this objective, the Barceló Foundation has paid for the construction of a security fence to protect the livestock plots and diversify crops in order to continue to obtain production in the driest periods of the year.

Barceló Foundation renews the Farmasol Projet in South Sudan

2021.04.09 // Read More

Barceló Foundation has renewed the Farmasol Project in South Sudan, through which medication is administered and the required material for the adequate management of the dispensary run by the missionaries of St. Paul, in the rural area of Ave Maria Parish.

The Center of Military History and Culture of the Balearic Island will host the exhibition “Africanas”

2021.04.06 // Read More

The Center of Military History and Culture of the Balearic Islands will host from April 8 to 24 the photographic exhibition ‘Africanas’, by the Barceló Foundation. An exhibition composed of images taken by Amelia Fornés, head of the Projects Area of the foundation, which show the strength and courage of the women beneficiaries of the Barceló Foundation projects in Africa, who make possible a better situation as they are leading the change in the areas in which they reside.

Barceló Foundation improves the facilities of the New Dawn kindergarten

2021.03.31 // Read More

Barceló Foundation has defrayed the costs of improving the New Dawn kindergarten in Madura (Ethiopia), a project through which several toilets and a septic tank have been built in this center, managed by the Comboni Sisters.

Four new social entities join the Alisol project

2021.03.25 // Read More

Four new social entities in Mallorca -Zaqueo, Cáritas Porreres, San Juan de Dios Mallorca Foundation and SOS Mamás, have joined the solidarity food distribution project ‘Alisol’, through which the Barceló Foundation distributes fresh products to associations and foundations that serve people in vulnerable situations.

Barceló Foundation will build 37 new water wells in Uganda

2021.03.22 // Read More

In coincidence with World Water Day, the Barceló Foundation has announced the new construction of 37 water wells in 37 rural communities in Buyende (Uganda). Thus, after building 46 wells in Africa last year -39 in the region of Lukka (Uganda) and seven in Turkana (Kenya), in this 2021 it will continue working on one of the main objectives of its International Cooperation work: to contribute to improving the quality of life and health of the most disadvantaged people.

Barceló Foundation consolidates its farm project in Tanzania

2021.03.19 // Read More

Encourage the development of the local economy and combat malnutrition among children in Nyaishozi (Karagwe), a very impoverished area of Tanzania. With this objective, last year the Barceló Foundation promoted the creation of 100 farms, in which three types of production are developed: yellow beans, pig breeding and supply of other seeds to create nurseries and plant trees to help alleviate the existing deforestation. This initiative has been very well received by the community, which has led to new beneficiaries joining the project in 2021.

Easter Week Concert by Capella Mallorquina

2021.03.17 // Read More

Capella Mallorquina will offer its traditional Easter Concert with a special program in which it will perform Fauré’s Requiem and other gems of sacred music. The new recital, sponsored by the Barceló Foundation, is scheduled for March 31, at 7 pm in the Basilica of Sant Miquel in Palma.

The Executive Committee approves eight projects corresponding to the First Call for Development Grants

2021.03.12 // Read More

The Executive Committee of the Barceló Foundation has met this Thursday and has approved to support the projects of eight of the entities that have applied to the First Call for Development Grants, promoted last January with an economic endowment of 100.000 euros.

Success of the first concert of the year of The Capella Mallorquina

2021.03.05 // Read More

The Church of Santa Catalina Thomàs of Palma has hosted this Thursday the first concert of the year of the Capella Mallorquina choir, sponsored by the Barceló Foundation. A highly anticipated recital after the cancellation of the concert scheduled for January due to restrictions to fight the Covid-19 and managed to fill the entire capacity allowed in this temple of Palma.