The Centre of International Studies (CEI) at Iscte – University Institute of Lisbon (Portugal) announces a job opening for a research manager associated with European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant Project “AfDevLives: The Afterlives of Development Interventions in Eastern Africa (Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique)” (2022-2027, Ref. 101041788), hosted by CEI- Iscte and led by Dr. Yonatan […]

Final Conference of the Project “Student Profile from PALOP countries in Higher Education Institutions in Portugal”

The final event of the project “PEPIP- Profile of the PALOP Student in Higher Education Institutions in Portugal” took place on the 7th June. The session began with the presence of the Secretary of State for Higher Education, the Rector of Iscte-University Institute of Lisbon, the Director of CEI-Iscte and the researcher responsible for the […]

11-12 MAY | Europe as a Global Actor 2023

On the 11th and 12th of May, Iscte will host the seventh edition of the international conference Europe as a Global Actor. This edition is organised by CEI-Iscte and OBSERVARE-UAL.. The programme is available online and the sessions will be held at Auditorium JJ Laginha (Buidling 1, Iscte) and are open to all researchers, students and general public. […]

Call for Expression of interest – MSCA PostDoctoral Fellowships 2023

Iscte-Knowledge and Innovation is a Center for the Value Creation and Technology Transfer (Iscte-CVTT) that stands out for its pioneering interaction between the technologies and social sciences, while contributing to the production and transmission of knowledge, closely linked to the societal challenges identified by the European Union. Iscte-Knowledge and Innovation Center CVTT invites researchers interested in […]

Lunch-Debate SKILLS Erasmus + Sport project “Skills By Sport 4 Med”SKILLS

The last face-to-face activity under the SKILLS Erasmus + Sport project Lunch-Debate “Skills By Sport 4 Med” took place on 4 April, organised by the Portuguese Coaches Confederation in partnership with Iscte. The Lunch-Debate took place at the facilities of the Portuguese Olympic Committee, with Human Resources managers in Portugal, who addressed the topic of […]

CfP | IV Fórum LPAZ – The Azores, the Atlantic and the Global Challenges [deadline extended for proposals]

The IV LPAZ Forum – The Azores, the Atlantic and the Global Challenges will take place between 7 and 10 September 2023, on the Island of Santa Maria in Azores. The conference topics are: Proposals should be sent by email with the attached document to and include: Deadline extension: April 15th The complete call […]

Call to Scientific Employment Stimulus – 6th Edition 2023

CEI-Iscte is accepting expressions of interest from researchers who wish to apply to the 6th edition of theIndividual Call to Scientific Employment Stimulus (CEEC) 2023, promoted by FCT, having CEI-Iscte as host institution. CEI-Iscte (Centre for International Studies at Iscte – University Institute of Lisbon) – a multidisciplinary research centre, focusing on international developments of the […]

“In poverty we will always stay”: history of famine and contemporary politics of social in-distinction in Cape Verde – New article by researcher Kaian Lam

CEI-Iscte researcher Kaian Lam has published a new article “In poverty we will always stay”: history of famine and contemporary politics of social in-distinction in Cape Verde in the scientific journal “Food, Culture & Society”. Abstract Geographically part of West Africa, Cape Verde is a Creole and diasporic nation. This article begins by characterizing contemporary Cape […]