Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 — 21 Novembro 2017
Temperatures falling as race heats up
“Cold, wet, and no escape…” An apt description of conditions in the South Atlantic as the competition heats up, even as temperatures plummet… The second leg of the Volvo Ocean Race...
Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 — 13 Novembro 2017
Mirpuri Foundation boat in the Southern Hemisphere
The Mirpuri Foundation boat “Turn the Tide on Plastic” is now in the Southern Hemisphere, after crossing the Equator, the latest milestone in the drag race to Cape Town. With the...
Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 — 10 Novembro 2017
Interview with Paulo Mirpuri
Interview with Paulo Mirpuri, Mirpuri Foundation’s President, the Founding Partner to the Volvo Ocean Race “Turn the Tide on Plastic” Team. ...
Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 — 5 Novembro 2017
Mirpuri Foundation boat starts Leg 2 from Lisbon to Cape Town
The Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 shifted into a new phase this Sunday with the start of Leg 2, a 7,000 nautical mile, three-week, marathon leg to Cape Town, South Africa. Leg 2...
Press Releases — 21 Novembro 2017
Mirpuri Foundation supports Big Wave surfer António Silva
As part of the Mirpuri Foundation’s sustainability efforts, the non-profit organization is now sponsoring António Silva, a Portuguese surfer competing in the 2018 Big Wave World Tour. António is committed to...
Press Releases — 15 Novembro 2017
Dance, Music and Theatre Awards 2018
Entry Deadline is February 2nd. Mirpuri Foundation is pleased to announce a Prize in the areas of Dance, Music and Theater, under the names of figures of national reputation in each...
Press Releases — 9 Novembro 2017
Vantage GT4 Race Car supports Mirpuri Foundation at Silverstone
As a big supporter of the Mirpuri Foundation’s work, the Australian businessman Mal Sandford joined the Silverstone Race this Sunday with his branded race car. The Aston Martin Vantage GT4 already...
Press Releases — 26 Setembro 2017
Mirpuri Foundation at the GREENFEST sustainability event
Mirpuri Foundation’s President, Paulo Mirpuri, will participate in this year’s edition of Greenfest, the largest sustainability event in Portugal, sharing the Foundation’s view and efforts towards marine conservation. The event is...
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 led by the Lisbon Zoo...
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...
Expeditions — 17 Março 2017
Across the Atlantic in less than seven days
Lights were still twinkling in the Caribbean capital of Barbados when the crew of the Mirpuri Foundation yacht spotted dry land after six and a half days crossing the ocean....
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 — 17 Setembro 2017
Medical Research: Hormonal modulation course
Mirpuri Foundation sponsors the Hormonal Modulation practical course, on Anti-Aging Medicine, organized by GEMAE – Anti-Aging Medicine Study Group. The event will take place November 4, at Oporto. During the onde...
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...