Scientific Events

Organisation of scientific events

Member of the Organizing Committee of Investigação-Ação com comunidades de baldios. Oportunidades e desafios para a regeneração do rural , Ansiães, 19 to 19 October by 2019 (com Garcia, Gustavo; Skulska, Iryna; Romero, Marta; Serra, Rita).

Member of the Organizing Committee of Workshop: Produção Compartilhada de Conhecimentos com Movimentos Sociais e Populações Vulneráveis, CES, 09 to 09 February by 2011 (com Serra, Rita Nunes, João Arriscado).

Member of the Organizing Committee of Conferência "Uma ecologia política dos riscos: princípios para integrarmos o local e o global na promoção da saúde e da justiça ambiental", CES, 07 to 07 February by 2011 (com Serra, Rita Nunes, João Arriscado).

Member of the Organizing Committee of Conferência e Mesa Redonda "Riscos e sistemas florestais em Portugal", Centro de Estudos Sociais da Universidade de Coimbra, 03 to 03 June by 2009 (com Serra, Rita Centemeri, Laura).

Member of the Organizing Committee of NECTS Seminar Series 2009, CES, 26 March to 16 July 2009 (com Serra, Rita Filipe, Angela Marques).

Presentations in scientific events

Serra, Rita (2020), "Governação Comunitária das Florestas - onde param as mulheres?", paper presented at Escola de Inverno Ecologias Feministas de Saberes II - Saberes e Práticas para a C[u]idadania, CES-Sofia, 27 to 31 January.

Serra, Rita (2018), "Painel "Another World Is Possible" and It Has to Be Made Visible: The role of the urban and rural commons and regenerative communities", paper presented at Social Solidarity Economy and the Commons: Envisioning sustainable and post-capitalist futures, ISCTE, Lisboa, 21 to 23 November.

Serra, Rita; Allegretti, Giovanni (2018), "Unclaimed common rights: the hidden history of "baldios" in Portugal ", paper presented at COLÓQUIO DE HOMENAGEM A BOAVENTURA DE SOUSA SANTOS NOS 40 ANOS DO CENTRO DE ESTUDOS SOCIAIS. A imaginação do futuro. Saberes, experiências, alternativas, Faculdade de Economia e Auditório da Reitoria da Universidade de Coimbra, 07 to 10 November.

Serra, Rita (2017), "Practitioners' Lab: What can customary landowners around the world learn from commons in modern Portugal?", paper presented at Practicing the commons: self-governance, cooperation and institutional change, Utrecht, The Netherlands, 10 to 14 July.

Serra, Rita (2016), "Baldios: passado e futuro", paper presented at I Seminário "Comunidades locais e os baldios", Vilarinho, Lousã, 21 to 21 May.

Serra, Rita (2014), paper presented at Re-Commoning Democracy. A workshop with scholars/activists, Sala Keynes, Faculdade de Economia da Universidade de Coimbra, 16 October.

Serra, Rita (2014), "Baldios em Portugal: desafios e potencialidades para as instituições e para as comunidades em tempos de crise", paper presented at V Congreso Internacional de Agroecoloxía e Agricultura Ecolóxica, Vigo, 26 to 28 June.

Serra, Rita (2013), paper presented at Democratizar o Território, a superação da dicotomia urbano/rural, Centro de Estudos Sociais, 28 January.

Serra, Rita; Vargas, Mayrèn; Skulska, Iryna; Garcia-Barrios, Raúl (2013), "Academic-community collaborations: what kind of hybrid institutions for knowledge production and decisions on collective management?", paper presented at 4th EMES Conference on Social Enterprise Research, Liege, Belgic, 01 to 04 July.

Serra, Rita (2013), "Ecologia dos saberes na prática dos investigadores: desafios e respostas", paper presented at Ciência em Diálogo - desafios da ciência em sociedade (curso de comunicação de ciência para investigadores), 19 to 21 June.

Amaral, Sara; Castro, Irina; Girão, Teresa; Serra, Rita; Nunes, João Arriscado (2013), "[Poster] BIOSENSE - Novos Diálogos sociais e científicos para as doenças neurodegenerativas", paper presented at SciCom Pt 2013, Lisboa, 27 to 28 May.

Serra, Rita (2012), "Playing with fire. A political ecology of risk in the Portuguese forests", paper presented at Entitle Intensive Workshops "Violence and the Environment. Resources, conflicts and resistance", CES, 08 to 08 November.

Castro, Irina; Neves, Daniel; Serra, Rita; Silva, Sandra; Borlidos-Santos, José Julio; Martins, Sónia; Nunes, João Arriscado (2012), "Science engaging Society: An Experiment in Co-Production", paper presented at 4S/EASST Joint Conference 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark, 17 October 20 December.

Serra, Rita; Alavez-Vargas, Mayrén (2012), "Portugal: the crises of a particular forest", paper presented at XIII World Congress of Rural Sociology -"The New Rural World: From Crisis to Opportunities", Centro Cultural de Belém e ISCSP, Lisbon, 29 July 29 August.

Luiz, Juliana; Serra, Rita (2012), "When the peasants meet the city: life histories, trajectories and co-productions in urban yards at the periphery Lisbon", paper presented at XIII World Congress of Rural Sociology -"The New Rural World: From Crisis to Opportunities", Centro Cultural de Belém e ISCSP, Lisbon, 29 July 04 August.

Serra, Rita (2012), "The governance of Portuguese forests", paper presented at , Universidad de la Sierra Juárez (UNSIJ), Ixtlán de Juárez Oaxaca, Mexico, 15 to 15 July.

Serra, Rita; Alavez-Vargas, Mayrén (2012), "Collaborative production of knowledge about forest governance in Portugal ", paper presented at IX Jornadas Latinoamericanas de Estudios Sociales de la Ciencia y la Tecnología, Universum, Museo de las Ciencias de la UNAM, Cidade do México, México, 05 to 08 June.

Castro, Irina; Serra, Rita; Neves, Daniel; Borlidos-Santos, José Julio; Martins, Sónia; Basto, Eduardo (2012), "Biosense - Science Engaging Society: Life Sciences, Social Sciences and Publics", paper presented at IX Jornadas LatinoAmericanas De Estudios Sociales De La Ciencia Y La Tecnología, Ciudad de Mexico, 05 to 08 June.

Alavez Vargas, Mayren; Serra, Rita (2012), "A forest of people: collaborative production of knowledge about forest governance in Portugal", paper presented at 5th Living Knowledge Conference 2012, Gustav-Stresemann-Institut, Bonn, 10 to 12 May.

Castro, Irina; Neves, Daniel; Serra, Rita; Nunes, João Arriscado; Borlido-Santos, José Julio; Martins, Sónia; Silva, Sandra (2012), "A Fairytale of Initiatives to Bring the Life Sciences and Social Sciences to Society", paper presented at 5th living Knowledge Conference: Re-imagening Research Relations, Co-creating Knowledge in a Democratic Society, Bonn, 10 to 12 May.

Alavez-Vargas, Mayrén; Serra, Rita (2012), "[Poster] A forest of people: collaborative production of knowledge about forest governance in Portugal", paper presented at 5th Living Knowledge Conference 2012, Gustav-Stresemann-Institut, Bonn, 10 to 12 May.

Nunes, João Arriscado; Queirós, Filipa; Barradas, Carlos; Serra, Rita (2012), "Living and coping with it: on the importance of narratives of experience in illness", paper presented at Annual Conference 2012: Sociology in an Age of Austerity, University of Leeds, 11 to 13 April.

Barradas, Carlos; Nunes, João Arriscado; Serra, Rita; Queirós, Ana Filipa (2012), "Encounters of the third kind? Eliciting and exploring narratives of the experience of illness", paper presented at British Sociological Association 2012 Annual Conference: "Sociology in an Age of Austerity", Leeds, United Kingdom, 11 to 13 April.

Serra, Rita (2012), "A rematerialização do ambiente", paper presented at No dia 21 de março acontece a Conferência "O papel do direito num mundo sem papel": Os impactes jurídicos e ambientais da desmaterialização" , Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Coimbra, 21 to 21 March.

Serra, Rita; Alavez, Mayren; Matos, Nelson (2011), "Gestão florestal em Portugal: estudos sobre crises, gestão de riscos e sócio-ecossistemas", paper presented at Rumos da Sociologia do Conhecimento, Ciência e Tecnologia em Portugal, ISEG-UTL, Lisboa, 18 to 19 November.

Serra, Rita; Nunes, João Arriscado; Neves, Daniel; Castro, Irina; Alavez, Mayren; Matos, Nelson (2011), "Investigação colaborativa entre as ciências naturais e sociais na área do ambiente", paper presented at II Conferência CIDAADS: a EDS na Sociedade do Conhecimento, Pavilhão do Conhecimento, Lisboa, 28 to 29 September.

Serra, Rita; Arriscado Nunes, João (2011), "BIOSENSE: iniciativas colaborativas para aproximar as ciências da vida e as ciências sociais da sociedade", paper presented at VI Seminário Internacional Direito e Saúde, X Seminário Direito e Saúde, Construção do Conhecimento e Agir Político, Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública (ENSP) da Fundação Oswaldo Cruz (FIOCRUZ), Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, 05 to 06 July.

Nunes, João Arriscado; Serra, Rita; Pereira, Tiago Santos; Barradas, Carlos; Arruda, José Pedro; al., et (2010), "Health, health knowledge and health information in Portugal: a preliminary outline", paper presented at Meeting Anthropology and Health: trends for the next decade, Departamento de Ciências da Vida da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade de Coimbra, 19 to 20 November.

Serra, Rita; Nunes, João Arriscado (2010), "What turns a space occupied by some trees into a forest: tracking continuums between the socio-ecological practices, institutions and policies of risk reduction in Portugal", paper presented at EASST Conference 2010, Practicing Science and Technology, Performing the Social, University of Trento, 02 to 04 September.

Serra, Rita (2010), ""Brincar com o fogo": estudos sobre riscos, controvérsias e florestas", paper presented at Ciência 2010 - Econtro com a Ciência e Tecnologia em Portugal, Lisboa, 04 to 07 July.

Serra, Rita (2009), "Darwin, a Evolução e o Progresso", paper presented at Darwin, Darwinismos e Evolução (1859-2009), Coimbra, 22 to 23 September.

Serra, Rita (2009), "Análise de risco, saúde alimentar e outros territórios", paper presented at Ciclo de Seminários NECTS 2009, CES, 26 to 26 March.

Serra, Rita; Peterson, Stephen; Venâncio, Armando (2006), "Barcoding identification of Penicillium species occurring in cork bark of Quercus suber trees using calmodulin, beta-tubulin, ITS and lsu rDNA sequences", paper presented at 8th International Mycological Congress, Cairns, Australia, 20 to 25 August.