The World Poetry Day will be celebrated on March 25, from 2 pm to 7 pm, in Belém Cultural Centre (CCB, in the Portuguese acronym), Lisbon.

There will be several initiatives taking place — the highlights are talks and debates about poet Mário Cesariny, as well as the screening of documentary Autografia and the exhibition taking place titled Mário Cesariny: De cor e Salteado.

Other initiatives include poetry reading aloud, student concerts, a reading marathon, as well as a poetry competition titled Faça Lá Um Poema (Make One Poem, in English).