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Gandhi Citizenship Education Prize


From UPSC perspective, the following things are important :

Prelims level : Gandhi Citizenship Education Prize

Mains level : NA

Portuguese PM has recently announced the setting up of a Gandhi Citizenship Education Prize.

About the Prize

  • Portugal has launched the prize in order to promote Gandhi’s ideals.
  • Every year, the prize would be inspired by Gandhi’s thoughts and quotes.
  • The first edition of the prize would be dedicated to animal welfare.
  • The initiation of this award shows global reverence for Mahatma Gandhi as the world is realizing that his vision of peace, equality, and non-violence.
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