Avenida Júlio Dinis, 14 - 5°A
CIRIEC-Portugal (CEEPS – Centro de Estudos de Economia Pública e Social) is a nonprofit making organization set up on October 23, 1979 that carries out scientific and technical research. For more than 20 years, it has become the CIRIEC International’s Portuguese Section.
This association aims to promote the research, training and dissemination of knowledges in the fields of Public, Social and Cooperative Economy.
About a dozen members, both individuals and collective are involved in the activities undertaken by CIRIEC-Portugal, most of which are university professors, researchers, leaders in Public and Social Economy as well of Cooperative entities.
Recent activities of CIRIEC-Portugal:
Jorge de SÁ
Professor, Instituto Superior de Ciencias Sociais e Politicas-Universidade de Lisboa (ISCSP-UL)
José Alberto PITACAS
Manager, Montepio Geral – Associação Mutualista;
President, Commission Europe of the Institute for European Social Protection (IPSE)
Manuel BELO MOREIRA
Retired Professor, Instituto Superior de Agronomia – Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (ISA-UTL)
Maria de Lurdes BARATA
Senior Teaching Assistant, Instituto Superior de Ciências do Trabalho e da Empresa – Lisbon University Institute (ISCTE-IUL)
President, Confederação Cooperativa Portuguesa, CCRL (CONFECOOP)
President, União Cooperativa Polivalente da Região Norte, CRL (UNINORTE);
Pedagogic Director, Escola Profissional de Economia Social Academia José Moreira da Silva;
Member, HRD Global Committee, International Cooperative Alliance