Rino Martinez, songwriter Palermo area in the '80s has reached the maximum international fame by participating in the Festival of Castrocaro, Festivalbar (1981) and at the Sanremo Festival (1982), along with artists such as Claudio Villa, Vasco Rossi, Zucchero, Michael Bolton and many others. She made a choice for Vocation: to be "Songwriter Missionary," and so regularly travels to many remote areas of Africa, affected by war and poverty, to bring aid of any kind. His talent and his artistic professionalism have allowed him to achieve Songs and Movies "Truth" on the suffering, war and indifference. He founded the Missionary Association Intercultural NPO "WINGS TO FLY", by which carries on its commendable Battles to sensitize those who are impatient with tragic realities of the third world and other social ills.
Rino Martinez is a humble hero of our times, offering his tireless efforts for the defense of human rights and the "last" of the earth. Its human resources are supported by Love Christian sincere and genuine to the next, with special dedication to the children, especially for those who suffer from poverty, sickness, for lack of food, for racism, for exploitation and for all ignoble forms that deny the right to so many people to live a normal life. For this reason it has designed and implemented, for many years now, the "World Day Against Child Exploitation" which involves a large number of children, youth and adults from all over the world.
Rino has made her the cause of Good, becoming humble Spokesperson and Missionary of Peace, struggling every day to meet the needs of those who suffer, with the right belief that they can give back the dignity to those who does not possess it. Thanks to his indomitable fighting and altruism, some African countries have been able to have drinking water for the achievements of wells and water systems, but even more has managed to build three orphanages in Congo, where many children, though between infinite difficulties, are cared for lovingly.
In many years of educational work in schools and among young people, has spread a sense of hope and justice, positive values that is able to externalize, above all, through his songs and his concerts. It 'a serious ally of many people of good will, for the triumph of law and to combat the mafia, drugs, child abuse and all forms delinquent. It shares all of this with his wife Anna, his two sons Claudio and Andrew and some friends who participate vigorously in its tireless efforts of Association.
On 21 February 2006, his deep devotion to the suffering led him to do a hunger strike to push the institutions in charge to be treated in Italy 4 children Congolese (Ngami Sevy Farhel, Josiane Virginia Mongha, Zena Grace, Cecilia Mahoungou) , this commendable gesture was a true example of Christian values Noble for the whole society, distinguishing among the thousands of unnecessary actions that often have no sense and no moral value.
For this extreme act of love and commitment and serious people of good will is made up of the "Humanitarian Medicine of Sicily", which will allow some children and adults, living in poor countries, to take advantage of the shelter at the Sicilian hospitals and care of excellent doctors and paramedics.
On 22 November 2006 he met with Pope Benedict XVI, who urged and encouraged to continue to spread the Joy and Hope Christian in the world.
During the months of October and November 2007, he completed his umpteenth Humanitarian Mission which he called: "Africa: mission possible ..." to bring practical help to several villages, orphanages and hospitals of the Congo, going to the center of the equatorial forest where, has also been able to achieve a major report on the precarious living conditions of the people "ignored" Pygmies.
From January to March 2009 he led the expedition Humanitarian called "Africa: Mission Heart for Life" to implement the first phase of a massive vaccination campaign for over 23,000 people inside the Great Equatorial Forest.
In May 2009 he was received at the Holy See, to the Presidency of the Senate and the Presidency of the Chamber of Deputies to deliver a detailed report reportage important mission in favor of the poor people of Africa.
Today, Rino Martinez is working on the creation of an unpublished Cultural-Educational Project, to be disseminated throughout the country and in some European capitals, which will include the Domunentario and the Book "CALL SOUTH SOUTH", which was presented February 25, 2010 at the Conference Hall of the Chamber of Deputies, with the support of many institutions.