Music and Social Inclusion projects

In the last years there have been several initiatives in Amarante that, with the help of an artistic and creative approach, aim to minimize the various ways of social exclusion that afflict the district and specially to invert the high amount school failure and early school leaving. Music has had a relevant role in this topic, of which Amarante’s Orquestra Energia is a paramount example by the consistency and quality of its actions.

Projeto Educ'arte, Amarante

Projeto Educ’arte

O Centro Cultural de Amarante promove o Projeto Educ’arte, que pretendem fomentar o acesso à música e dança na cidade. Este projeto de democratização do acesso às artes, promove a inclusão social utilizando ferramentas artísticas, culturais e criativas. Direcionado para a primeira infânci...
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Other initiatives and measures on public policy

The Amarante Municipality has in recent years searched for ways to strengthen a local policy of social inclusion and cohesion having music as its basis.
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Orquestra Energia

Orquestra Energia

Orquestra Energia is an educational project oriented towards social inclusion through music, inspired in the model of the Venezuelan symphonic orchestras for children and youth. It aims to reintegrate misfit youngsters, from a vulnerable social and educative situation, within school environment. As ...
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