Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 — 23 Abril 2018
Turn the Tide on Plastic out of Itajaí to Newport
Large crowds were on hand to see the Volvo Ocean Race fleet off on Leg 8 from Itajaí, Brazil to Newport, Rhode Island. Turn the Tide on Plastic, with founding partner...
Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 — 19 Abril 2018
The future of the Oceans
The Mirpuri Foundation continues the fight to reduce ocean pollution and took part in the technical-scientific seminar entitled “The Future of Oceans: Combating Ocean Pollution” underway in Itajaí, Brazil during the...
Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 — 9 Abril 2018
Mirpuri Foundation has been working with the aim of raising awareness towards the serious issues threatening our oceans, such as plastic pollution. See the Video: ...
Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 — 7 Abril 2018
Turn the Tide on Plastic fourth into Brazil
Dee Caffari’s Turn the Tide on Plastic, with founding partner Mirpuri Foundation, ghosted across the finish line for Leg 7 at Itajaí, Brazil in light winds taking fourth place, collecting...
Press Releases — 17 Março 2018
Paulo Mirpuri signs the Clean Seas Pledge
Following his commitment towards making Hi Fly completely plastic free before the end of 2019, its president Paulo Mirpuri just signed the ‘Clean Seas’ Pledge promising to actively fight single...
Press Releases — 13 Março 2018
Hi Fly aims to go ‘Plastic Free’ by 2019
Mirpuri Foundation is pleased to announce that the airline Hi Fly will completely eliminate the use of avoidable and single use plastics on its aircrafts and at its offices before...
Press Releases — 7 Março 2018
Anna Mascolo Dance Award 2018
This award will promote excellence in the Dance area, with a 30.000 Euros prize. Deadline for participation is June 10, 2018. This award seeks to promote excellence in the area of...
Press Releases — 12 Fevereiro 2018
Raising Awareness at the Big Wave Tour
Nazaré Challenge, the third stage of the well-known Big Wave Tour surfing circuit and one with the most dangerous waves in the world, happened this weekend at Praia do Norte...
Expeditions — 3 Dezembro 2017
Through the eyes of the Leopard
Notes from the expedition to Armenia and Iran from the 13th to the 31st of October 2017 The Caucasus ecoregion is recognized as one of the richest in the world in...
Expeditions — 21 Novembro 2017
Taking action to help endangered Persian Leopard
The Mirpuri Foundation is funding three expeditions to photograph the natural habitat of the Persian Leopard in the Caucasus and the surrounding communities. The first expedition took place in November 2017...
Expeditions — 20 Julho 2017
Next mission: Antarctica
Mirpuri Foundation’s commitment is to make the world a better place for future generations. Considering the importance of oceans and marine ecosystems to achieve that goal, Mirpuri Foundation is already...
Expeditions — 25 Maio 2017
Mirpuri Foundation sponsored an expedition to Everest in April 2017, lead by its President Paulo Mirpuri. Mount Everest, also known in Nepal as Sagarmatha and in Tibet as Chomolungma, is...
Events — 4 Abril 2018
Mirpuri Foundation leads Beach Clean-Up Day
The Mirpuri Foundation and Hi Fly headed to Comporta Beach to turn this world into a cleaner place by performing a Beach Clean-Up. Volvo Ocean Race sailor Bernardo Freitas joined...
Events — 1 Fevereiro 2018
Dance, Music and Theatre Awards 2018
Prize of 90.000 euros will be attributed on November 3rd, at the “Teatro Nacional de São Carlos” in Portugal, in a special ceremony devoted to honor the authors, but also...
Events — 22 Outubro 2017
A Day in Alicante
Hi Fly Team and Mirpuri Foundation flew together to Alicante aboard the A330 Turn the Tide on Plastic for the Volvo Ocean Race start. It was a big day at...
Events — 12 Maio 2017
Children First Flight with Mirpuri Foundation
Mirpuri Foundation sponsored a group of 162 children and 52 adults, most supported by charities in the Alentejo region, with their first flight experience. The journey, on board of an Airbus...