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Collaborating to share knowledge and expertise
The University of Lisbon is working with two research-intensive, internationally-leading institutes: Plymouth Marine Laboratory in the UK and Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research in Germany.
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Training and supporting students and researchers
Supporting career development in Portugal and enhance the science, technology and innovation profile of the University of Lisbon, Faculty of Sciences, augmenting its reputation and competitive ability.
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Informing Portugal's national priorities and approach
Positively impacting the research and innovation potential of Portugal at regional and national levels in key areas as well as its international approach to sustainable development assistance.


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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 810139.

Partner Institutes

Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI)
Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon (FC.ID)
Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML)



Project office

Campo Grande,
Edificio C1,
Piso 3,
Lisbon 1749 016,


Prof Vanda BrotasProf Vanda Brotas
Project Coordinator


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