Analysing the Influence of WHO Initiatives on the Scientific Discourse of Noncommunicable Diseases through a Bibliometric Approach – New article by researcher Cátia Miriam Costa

Is the World Health Organization influencing the scientific discourse on non-communicable diseases (e.g. diabetes)? How do global diplomacy and science view these diseases? The answers to these questions are sought in this article by CEI-Iscte researcher Cátia Miriam Costa. The article was published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, in co-authorship […]

Sport As a Tool for Social Inclusion, Employment, and Improved Health – Special Issue

A Special Issue “Sport as a Tool for Social inclusion, Employment, and Improved Health” has been published by CEI researchers Cátia Miriam Costa and Marcelo Moriconi, coordinators of the SKILLS by SPORT 4 MED project. The article is also co-authored by researchers Chiara D’Angelo and Chiara Corvino from the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, and […]

Solidarity Economy – Alternative Spaces, Power and Politics New book by researcher Ana Margarida Esteves

CEI-Iscte researcher Ana Margarida Esteves has published a new book “Solidarity Economy – Alternative Spaces, Power, and Politics” by Routledge. The authors are also Tom Henfrey, Luciane Lucas dos Santos and Leonardo Leal. Abstract Solidarity economy-based alternative spaces result from an interface among structural factors, institutional regimes and forms of collective action that mobilise narratives […]


25 – 29 SET | SUMMER SCHOOL GLOBAL CHALLENGES  25 – 29 SET | SUMMER SCHOOL GLOBAL CHALLENGES  Summary Global Challenges is a policy-oriented course on threats and opportunities that impact the architecture and functioning of the global system. It is a 20-hour Specialised Seminar, with 2 daily classes, from 18h00 – 20h00 and 20h30 […]

CEI-Iscte hosts ALACIP 2024 Congress

CEI-Iscte will host the XII Latin American Congress of Political Science, with the theme “Latin America as an actor in the global geopolitical configuration”. The event will take place from 17 to 20 July 2024 on the Iscte campus in Lisbon. This is the largest organised event on Political Science and Latin America, bringing together […]

Science for Young People on Holiday

Between 26 June and 07 July 2023, CEI-Iscte took part in a new edition of the Scientific Occupation of Young People on Holiday, an initiative promoted by the Ciência Viva Agency. For a period of two weeks, elementary and high school school students had the opportunity to get up close and personal with research centres […]

Investigadores do projeto MYNA na “Conferência Internacional Ética Nómada e Diálogo Intercultural”

On 22 and 23 June the “Nomadic Ethics and Intercultural Dialogue International Conference” took place in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. CEI-Iscte researchers Joana Roque de Pinho and Troy Sternberg, from the MYNA project “Mystical Natures: Exploring connections between environmental and religious changes in Mongolia”, attended the conference, together with the rest of the project team. The conference […]