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Beca predoctoral

FCT will open a new call for PhD fellowships early 2018. We would like to invite young researchers willing to develop a PhD to send a motivation letter and a CV to apply for these fellowships.
The research topic that will be addressed in the thesis will be the assessment of the evolution of human pressures in coastal systems in the last decades and their relationships with documented changes in the structure and functioning of these systems, in the Portuguese coast. The work will be developed in CHAM and MARE, and supervised by Cristina Brito and Henrique Cabral.
Candidates should have a MSc degree on Marine Sciences, Environmental Sciences or Social Sciences, good marks and qualifications regarding BSc and MSc degrees and, preferably, published papers in international journals.
The CV and motivation letter should be sent by e-mail ( to until 30 September 2017. Selected candidates will be notified in the first week of October 2017 to than pass to next stage that will be application’s preparation for the FCT call.

Environmental Conflicts in Mining and Metallurgical Industry: the Past and the Present

Dear colleagues,

The booklet of abstracts (in English) of our book Environmental Conflicts in Mining and Metallurgical Industry: the Past and the Present published by CETEM (Center of Mineral Technology, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) and CICP – Research Unit for Political Science (Portugal) can be downloaded here in PDF format (2 Mb). The book, written in Portuguese and Spanish, shall be available soon on paper and also in open access (digital format) in CETEM website.

The members of this list can request one free copy of the book to CICP office ( or to our email (

Best regards,

Paulo Guimarães

Juan Diego Peres

Centro Mineria Portugal