Gandhi Citizenship Education Prize
Posted on : 24 Dec 2019Views: 237
- Portugal announces Gandhi Citizenship Education Prize.
- Portuguese Prime Minister, Antonio Costa has announced that in order to help perpetuate Mahatma Gandhi’s ideals, Portugal will be launching a Gandhi Citizenship Education Prize, each year inspired by his different thoughts and quotes.
- The first edition of this prize will be dedicated to animal welfare as Mahatma Gandhi said that the greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated.
- In 1974, India and Portugal started their diplomatic relations with a new government in Portugal.
- However, trade relations grew in 1991 as both countries agreed over overseas export of various products from India like carpets, gems, leathers, footwear, coffee, tea, and textiles.
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Right Ans : Portugal