Academic Qualifications

Doutoramento em Estudos Africanos, 2014, ISCTE-IUL, Lisboa, Portugal

Mestrado em Estudos Africanos, 2003, ISCTE, Lisboa, Portugal

Licenciatura em Relações Internacionais, 1997, ISCSP, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, Portugal

Biographical Information

Patrícia Magalhães Ferreira is an independent consultant and researcher on development and cooperation issues, peacebuilding and fragile states in Africa. She holds a PhD on African Studies, as well as a BA in International Relations and an MA in African Studies. She is an associate researcher of the Center for Interntional Studies at ISCTE University and of the Marquês Valle Flor Institute, in the area of strategic and development studies. She has lectured in various Portuguese universities and has been for more than a decade researcher at the Institute for Strategic and International Studies in Lisbon. She has also worked as a consultant to the Portuguese Cooperation Agency and participated in several development evaluations, namely in Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau and Mozambique. She has published several books and papers on conflict issues and development cooperation, development response to fragile situations, EU-Africa issues and other actors in Africa.

Key Publications

(2013), A Agenda pós-2015 para o Desenvolvimento: da Redução da Pobreza ao Desenvolvimento Inclusivo? IMVF Policy paper 1/2013, Lisboa.

(2012), Book Review: From Recipients to Donors: Emerging Powers and the Changing Development Landscape by Emma Mawdsley, Zed Books, London, 2012, Norwegian Peacebuilding Institute (NOREF), Oslo.

(2011), Uma agenda de desenvolvimento global pós-2015: Arquitectura e Eficácia da Ajuda em Perspectiva, In A Eficácia da Ajuda e do Desenvolvimento, Plataforma Portuguesa das ONGD.

(2010), Quatro artigos In Janus 2010, Anuário de Relações Exteriores: Meio Século de Independências Africanas, Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa e Público: O Papel dos Doadores “Emergentes” em África; Cooperação Sul-Sul: A China em África; Fragilidade do Estado em África; Operações de Paz da ONU em África

(2009), State-Society Relations in Angola: Peacebuilding, Democracy and Political Participation. FRIDE/Initiative for Peacebuilding.

 

Publications

Ferreira, P.M., F.J. Cardoso, Fernanda Faria (2015) O Papel de Portugal na Arquitetura Global do Desenvolvimento: Opções para o Futuro da Cooperação Portuguesa, IMVF & ecdpm. 978-989-97279-9-1.