José Manuel Mendes


José Manuel Mendes holds a PhD in Sociology by the Faculty of Economics of the University of Coimbra, where he is a Full Professor of Sociology. He is also researcher at the Centre for Social Studies, where he has been working in the fields of risk, disasters and climate crisis, social vulnerability, planning, public policies and citizenship. He is coordinator of the Risk Observatory (OSIRIS) of the Centre for Social Studies and is the Editor in Chief of Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais.

Latest Publications

Article in Scientific journal

Marques, Nadejda; Mendes, José Manuel (2023), "Movimentos Sociais e Pandemia: Lições de anos em turbulência.", Revista Internacional Em Língua Portuguesa, 44, 43-56.

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Article in Scientific journal

Fernández Lopera, Cristian Camilo; Mendes, Jose Manuel; Barata, Eduardo; Barragan, Alejandra (2023), "Climate Risk Transfer Public Policies: An Analysis of the Colombian Case", Journal of Latin American Studies on Disaster Risk Reduction [in Spanish], Ahead of print, Ahead of print, Ahead of print

Article in Scientific journal

Talita Ima, Panzo; José Carlos, Góis; José Manuel, Mendes (2022), "Environmental awareness on solid waste management practices: A case study in Angolan secondary schools", Journal of Civil Engineering and Environmental Sciences, 8, 2, 076-081