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 December 31, 2017

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 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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