We target young people at the Madrid and Barcelona education fairs

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The Naturgy Foundation continues to promote its programme to raise awareness in the field of energy and encourage technological vocations. In the last few weeks it has featured at the Barcelona Education Fair and the Madrid Science and Innovation Fair, visited by almost 130,000 people.

2019-education-fairThe young people who passed our stand were able to take part in the interactive Cleanairs game, to develop actions that help to improve city air quality. This educational initiative attracted over 50,000 participants.

Prominent figures that visited the two fairs and passed by the Foundation's stand in Barcelona included the Catalan Minister for Education, Josep Bargalló, and the Catalan government’s Director General of Universities, Victòria Girona, and the Madrid Community’s Deputy Minister for Educational Organisation, Amador Sánchez Sánchez, along with the Director General of Universities and Higher Artistic Educations, José Manuel Torralba, in Madrid.

María Eugenia Coronado, the Foundation’s general manager, reiterated its determination to help foster scientific and technological vocations through events with a big impact such as these two fairs: “Our Foundation is committed to education and transmittingvalues to the youngest generations as a way of resolving the planet’s future challenges and improving people’s quality of life.”