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CIRIEC-Portugal (CEEPS – Centro de Estudos de Economia Pública e Social) is a nonprofit making organization set up on October 23, 1979 that carries out scientific and technical research. For more than 20 years, it has become the CIRIEC International’s Portuguese Section.

This association aims to promote the research, training and dissemination of knowledges in the fields of Public, Social and Cooperative Economy.

About a dozen members, both individuals and collective are involved in the activities undertaken by CIRIEC-Portugal, most of which are university professors, researchers, leaders in Public and Social Economy as well of Cooperative entities.

Recent activities of CIRIEC-Portugal:

  • Participation in preparatory works on the new Satellite Account of the Portuguese Social Economy (2015 and 2016);
  • Coordination of OBESP (Portuguese Observatory on Social Economy) research works, created in 2011, in partnership with CASES;
  • Organization of the International Conference on « Défis de l’Economie Sociale et Solidaire »;
  • Organization of the 5th Research International Conference in Social Economy in collaboration with the CIRIEC International;
  • Annual organization of the Iberian Symposium on Social Economy co-hosted with CIRIEC-Spain (alternately in Portugal and in Spain).

 

Officers

President:
Jorge de SÁ
Professor, Instituto Superior de Ciencias Sociais e Politicas-Universidade de Lisboa (ISCSP-UL)

Vice-President:
José Alberto PITACAS
Economist;
Manager, Montepio Geral – Associação Mutualista;
President, Commission Europe of the Institute for European Social Protection (IPSE)

Directors:

Manuel BELO MOREIRA
Retired Professor, Instituto Superior de Agronomia – Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (ISA-UTL)

Maria de Lurdes BARATA
Economist

Gonçalo PERNAS
Senior Teaching Assistant, Instituto Superior de Ciências do Trabalho e da Empresa – Lisbon University Institute (ISCTE-IUL)

Jerónimo TEIXEIRA
Economist;
President, Confederação Cooperativa Portuguesa, CCRL (CONFECOOP)

Fernando MARTINHO
President, União Cooperativa Polivalente da Região Norte, CRL (UNINORTE);
Pedagogic Director, Escola Profissional de Economia Social Academia José Moreira da Silva;
Member, HRD Global Committee, International Cooperative Alliance

Section details

Address
CIRIEC-Portugal
Avenida Júlio Dinis, 14 - 5°A
PT-1050-131 Lisboa
Portugal
Phone (+351-21) 797 03 94
Fax
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