First Lent Catechesis
Mrs. Cavaco Silva attended, in Jerónimos Monastery, the First Lent Catechesis addressed by His Eminence the Cardinal Patriarch of Lisbon, D. Manuel Clemente, to whom she later offered compliments, on the occasion of his nomination to the College of Cardinals.
Performance in Malaposta Theatre
Mrs. Cavaco Silva attended the opening of the V Festival of Senses – “The Light”, held in Malaposta Cultural Centre, Odivelas.
This 5th edition of the Festival, organized by the association of Parents and Friends of Mentally Deficient Adults – CEDEMA, celebrates the 13th Anniversary of the Institution.
Handing of donations
Mrs. Cavaco Silva visited the “Senior Citizens’ Home” of the Congregation of the Sisters of the Poor, in Campolide, Lisbon, for the granting of donations.
Exhibition in Fátima
Mrs. Cavaco Silva visited the Exhibition “Contemplating Glory – Depiction of the Nativity in Contemporary Art”, on show in the Fátima Sacred Art and Ethnology Museum, which comprises approximately 40 Nativity Scenes from her personal collection.
São João Hospital
Arpad Szenes – Vieira da Silva Foundation
Mrs. Cavaco Silva attended the opening of the Sonnabend | Paris – New York Exhibition, on view in the Arpad Szenes – Vieira da Silva Foundation, in Lisbon.
Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi
Mrs. Cavaco Silva attended, in the Portuguese Catholic University, Lisbon, the Conference on “Media parables and evangelical parable – Communicating Faith in the Internet era”, addressed by Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi.
Ceremony in the Knowledge Pavilion
Mrs. Cavaco Silva was present, in the Pavilion of Knowledge, Lisbon, at the award ceremony of the 2015 L’Oreál Portugal Prizes for Women in Science.
Mozambique’s First Lady
Meeting in Maputo
On the occasion of the President of the Republic’s trip to Maputo to attend the investiture of the new Mozambican President, Filipe Nyusi, Mrs. Cavaco Silva met with Mrs. Maria da Luz Guebuza, wife of the outgoing President, Armando Guebuza.