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Results of the Forland project in “Público”

Público publishes results of the FORLAND project – Hydro-geomorphologic risks in Portugal: driving forces and application for land use planning, from the Center of Geographical Studies (IGOT-ULisboa), which created a risk index in order to establish the probability of the occurrence of a flood that may impact populations. […]

Extension of FCT deadlines

The FCT 2020 Calls for PhD Research Scholarships and for SR&TD Project Grants in all Scientific Domains have new dates. […]

ULisboa integrates the EIT-Urban Mobility

ULisboa now integrates, as a core partner, the EIT Urban Mobility (European Institute of Innovation and Technology). The Center of Geographic Studies and IGOT-ULisboa will collaborate in this initiative with the aim of creating habitable urban spaces. […]

Professor Jorge Malheiros explains the propagation process of COVID-19 on TVI24

Professor and researcher Jorge Malheiros participated in TVI24’s Todos por Todos program, which aired on Friday 13th, in a segment dedicated to the measures that had and should be taken towards mitigating contagion when it comes to the COVID-19 coronavirus and its spread rate. […]

Launch of the College of Polar Sciences and Extreme Environments

The launch of the new “Universidade de Lisboa’s Colleges” – which took place on March 6, at the Salão Nobre of the Rectory of the University of Lisbon – had the objective of presenting this initiative, which has the support of the Centre of Geographical Studies (CEG) and IGOT-Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning unite, to the public. […]

Commitment towards Gender Equality 2020

March 8 is deemed International Women’s Day. This commemorative date is the result of a series of demonstrations and demandscarried out by several groups led by women, fighting for better working conditions and equal social and political rights. Not only is this a date to celebrate, but it is also a date to reaffirm commitments. […]

Postponed: Workshop “EU Cohesion Policy: The Social Dimensions of Cohesion Policy”

The EU Cohesion Policy: The Social Dimensions of Cohesion Policy workshop, an iniciative promoted by the Regional Studies Association (RSA) Research Network on EU Cohesion Policy (CPnet) and scheduled for April 20 and 21st is now postponed. […]

Research Grant for Licensee – Reference: CEG-BI-LIC-2020

A call for a Research Scholarship (BI) within the scope of the R&D institution Geographical Studies Center (UIDB / 00295/2020) is now open, financed by national funds through FCT / MEC (PIDDAC). The call is open from 2 to 13 March 2020. […]

The Center of Geographical Studies welcomes international researchers

The project PHOENIX Retail-Led Urban Regeneration and the New Forms of Governance, affiliated to the research group ZOE – Urban and Regional Dynamics and Policies of the Center of Geographical Studies, hosted Helena Villarejo Galende (University of Valladolid) and Maria Luisa Pardo (University of Girona) on February 11th. […]

Housing and migrations: the key themes of the IMISCOE Spring Conference 2020

The IMISCOE Spring Conference de 2020, conducted under the auspicies of the theme “Moving, living, investing and surviving: housing and migrations in uncertain times”, took place on February 6 and 7, with a program full of activities. […]