Highlight Projects

CES develops annually a large number of research projects funded by national and international entities in competitive calls. Here we present only a small sample demonstrating the diversity, prestige, difficulty and size of ongoing or recently completed projects.


Assessing Courts' Undertaking of Restructuring and Insolvency Actions: best practices, blockages and ways of improvement

Catarina Frade

January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2018

European Commission
(Justice Programme Work Plan 2015)

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Creative Tourism Destination Development in Small Cities and Rural Areas

Nancy Duxbury

November 1, 2016 to October 31, 2019

POR Lisboa
POR Algarv

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Crossed Memories, Politics of Silence: The Colonial-Liberation Wars in Postcolonial Times

Miguel Cardina

February 1, 2017 to January 31, 2022

European Research Council
(Starting Grant 2016)

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Enabling Multichannel PArticipation Through ICT Adaptations

Giovanni Allegretti

January 1, 2016 to March 31, 2018

European Commission
(Horizon 2020-ICT-2015)

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Forensic Geneticists and the Transnational Exchange of DNA data in the EU: Engaging Science with Social Control, Citizenship and Democracy

Helena Machado

October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2020

European Research Council
(Consolidator Grant 2014)

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Citizenship, Care and Choice: The Micropolitics of Intimacy in Southern Europe

Ana Cristina Santos

March 1, 2014 to February 28, 2019

European Research Council
(Starting Grant 2013)

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Children of Empires and European Postmemories

Margarida Calafate Ribeiro

November 1, 2015 to October 31, 2020

European Research Council
(Consolidator Grant 2014)

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The politics of anti-racism in Europe and Latin America: knowledge production, decision-making and collective struggles

Silvia Rodríguez Maeso

September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2022

European Research Council

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The Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union "in action"

José Manuel Pureza

September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2018

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Strange Mirrors, Unsuspected Lessons: Leading Europe to a new way of sharing the world experiences

Boaventura de Sousa Santos

July 1, 2011 to December 31, 2016

European Research Council
(Advanced Grant 2010)

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Accelerate co-creation by setting up a multi-actor platform for impact from Social sciences and Humanities

João Arriscado Nunes

March 1, 2016 to February 28, 2019

European Commission

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Around the Caspian: a Doctoral Training for Future Experts in Development and Cooperation with Focus on the Caspian Region

Licínia Simão

January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2018

Research Executive Agency
(Marie Curie Actions - Initial Training Newtworks)

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European Network of Political Ecology

Stefania Barca

May 1, 2012 to April 30, 2016

Research Executive Agency
(Marie Curie Actions-Networks for Initial Training (ITN))

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Towards a European THeory Of juStice and fairness

Maria Paula Meneses

January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2019

European Commission

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Glocal Languages and Intercultural Responsibility in a postcolonial global academic world (GLOCADEMICS): Power relations between languages/cultures within and between research groups

September 1, 2014 to September 30, 2017

European Commission
(Marie Curie Actions - International Outgoing Fellowships)

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National Integration Evaluation Mechanism. Measuring and improving integration of beneficiaries of international protection in the European Union

Madalena Duarte

October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2021

European Commission
(Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) of the European Union)

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