The Institute receives the Aula de Paz award2012-12-03
The Instituto Oftalmológico Fernández-Vega receives the institutional award ALSA for peace, an award that has been granting for the last 32 years the organisation “Aula de Paz Carmín de Mieres”, a cultural and social initiative headed by the general director of the educational programs of Unesco, Irina Bokova. This distinction is granted to individuals, entities or institutions that are relevant in the region due to their sociocultural, artistic or formative contribution, and for favouring the enhancement of international knowledge and education, as well as peace and human values.
The awards ceremony took place on Saturday 1 December at the city hall of Mieres (Asturias). The gala was presided by the general director of Traffic, Ms Raquel Casado Martínez, the mayor of the town council, Mr Anibal Vázquez, and colonel Baldomero Argüelles, Delegate of Defence of the region.