The City of Knowledge Foundation, Plan International and the United Nations System in Panama held at the City Knowledge Convention Center a discussion session on various campaigns for the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) persons, within the context of the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.
During the second meeting of the City of Knowledge Global Services Knowledge Community, held on Tuesday, May 19, at the Training and Business Center, various conferences were given under the theme: "The future of vocational training in nations with participation in global services."
On Monday, May 11, the City of Knowledge Foundation and the Technological University of Panama (UTP) held in David, Chiriqui, the Fourth Conference of the Information and Communications Technology Cycle “Innovation and sustainable technology: Controls and automation for energy efficiency”, at the Agapito Santos Conference Room in the Chiriqui Regional Center of the UTP.
The City of Knowledge Foundation (FCDS) football team won the 8th City of Knowledge Joint Football League by beating the Metropolitan School of Panama (MET) team, 2-0.
Ants Kul preschool, located at the City of Knowledge for over 10 years, received an educational quality certification by the Pentacidad Group, making them the first nursery school in Panama to obtain this certification in the Quality Education International Standard on Competition and Values NTMP001, by the Quality Certification S.G.S Panama, a world leader in certification.
Under the name of TRAMA, the National Institute of Culture and the City of Knowledge Foundation, with the help of Tikal Ideas, started a joint effort to draw attention to the contribution made by the cultural sector to the economic and social fabric of the country, as well as to promote public policies that, by fostering creativity and innovation, enable this sector to realize its full potential.
The Architectural and Design School for Latin America and the Caribbean Isthmus –based at the City of Knowledge- commemorates this Friday, May 15, its 15 years of academic work, remembering that on the same date in the year 2000 they began teaching classes with only 4 students.
As part of the activities of the 1st Panama Recycling Week, the forum "Recycling for a Better World: Building of sustainable and inclusive solutions for the management of solid waste", was held on Thursday, May 14, at the City of Knowledge Convention Center.
Laura Prado Chacón, Mayor of Santo Domingo de Heredia (Costa Rica), met in recent days with Professor Jorge Arosemena, Executive President of the City of Knowledge Foundation (FCDS), within the framework of the forum: "Recycling for a Better World: Building of sustainable and inclusive solutions for the management of solid waste", which will be held on Thursday, May 14, at the City of Knowledge Convention Center.
Last Friday, May 8, 2015, marked the celebration of the World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day. With the flag hoisted for a week at the City of Knowledge –home of the regional headquarters of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies- they celebrated 50 years of their fundamental principles: Humanity, Impartiality, Neutrality, Independence, Voluntary Service, Unity and Universality; which are their core values, mission and humanitarian commitment.