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Strategic Programme for the World Heritage Portuguese Monasteries
Tourism is one of the strategic pillars of the national economy and one of the bets of the country in the affirmation of its international position and the strengthening of its competitiveness. Among the strategic tourism products in which Portugal has been focusing on, Landscape and Cultural Touring deserve high emphasis, given the favourable conditions that the country shows for…
Cultural Master Plan for the Municipality of Cantanhede
Culture, in all its dimension, that is, from the manifestations of the so-called “high culture” (painting, sculpture, performing arts, etc.), to “popular culture” (crafts, folklore, gastronomy, etc..), from the new “cultural industries” (advertising, audiovisual, multimedia, etc..) to activities that are structured around the recovery and exploration of the heritage is currently a weighing sector on the economy, generating wealth and…
Alentejo XXI – New Perspectives for the Economic Fabric
In a context of increased regional competitiveness, the maintenance of the fragile framework of the economic and social basis of the Alentejo required the identification of a new framework for guiding the restructuring and modernization of the existing economic fabric, as well as to the qualification of the territory and enhancement of the potentialities of the region. The study aimed…
Strategic Plan for the Urban Axis of Leiria-Marinha Grande and the Alta Estremadura Urban System
Alta Estremadura is an highly integrated territory, defined by an urban system highlighted by the Leiria-Marinha Grande axis, around which are structured the agglomerates of Batalha, Porto de Mós and Ourém. This system has been consolidating itself since the sixties, as a result of an evolution of the regional economy, translated into a diffuse type of industrialization based on small…
The Tertiary Sector in Portugal, with a View to the Modernization and Regional Development of the Country
The modern development of services is both a cause and a result of decisive changes in other economic sectors, particularly manufacturing and agriculture. The significant productivity gains from the productive sectors correspond, since ever, not only to the increase of services, but also to changes in its internal structure. On the other hand, the service sector cannot be viewed in…
Preparatory Study on an Integrated Development Operation for the Peninsula of Setúbal
The Peninsula of Setúbal entered in a critical phase in the second half of the seventies, which was accentuated in the eighties, due to the failure of the economic model in place, which was based on a small number of large business units covering a range of sectors that have entered simultaneously in crisis: shipbuilding and repair, heavy mechanical engineering,…

Projects developed in the area of Strategic Planning

2016
Plano Integrado e Inovador de Combate ao Insucesso Escolar – Aluno ao Centro
Comunidade Intermunicipal do Oeste
Plano de Desenvolvimento Turístico do Concelho de Mora
Câmara Municipal de Mora
Plano Estratégico de Reabilitação Urbana de Mortágua
Câmara Municipal de Mortágua
2015
Plano Estratégico de Desenvolvimento Urbano do Barreiro
Câmara Municipal do Barreiro
Strategic plan for the urban development of Amadora
Municipality of Amadora
Strategic plan for the urban development of Peniche
Municipality of Peniche
Strategic plan for the urban development of Castelo Branco
Municipality of Castelo Branco
2012
Strategic Plan “Guarda 2025”
Municipality of Guarda
2010
Strategic Programme for the Science and Technology Park of Setúbal
Municipality of Setúbal
Implementation project (RECAPE) for Fridão Hydroelectric progress – project of the regional development office
EDP
Strategic Programme: “Competitiveness and Innovation: Alcobaça, Caldas da Rainha and Leiria Urban Axis”
Municipalities of Alcobaça, Caldas da Rainha and Leiria
Territorial Action Plan of Escarpão
Municipality of Albufeira
2009
Study on the search for Mobility and Technical Assistance under the Rail Links to the Algarve
RAVE - High Speed Railway Network
Strategic Programme for the Infrastructure Network for the Reception and Valuation of the activities of Science and Technology of Pinhal Litoral-Oeste
IPL - Polytechnic Institute of Leiria
Study on the Implementation of the Thematic Interpretative centres of Vale do Tua
EDP (Portuguese Electricity Company)
Redefinition of the Action Programme of the Agro-Industrial Cluster of the Centro Region
Municipality of Castelo Branco
2008
Strategic Programme for the World Heritage Portuguese Monasteries
Municipalities of Tomar, Batalha and Alcobaça
Strategic Plan for the Network of Cities of the Urban Axies of Beira Interior
Municipalities of Castelo Branco, Covilhã, Fundão and Guarda
Strategic Plan forthe Development and Urban Enhancement of Trancoso
Municipality of Trancoso
Territorial Plan for the development of Tâmega
Urban Community of Vale do Sousa
Strategic Plan for the Intervention, Enhancement and Requalification of Ria de Aveiro
Ministry of Environment, Land Use Management and Regional Development
Mafra: A Strategic Vision for the Municipality as Means of Support for the Municipal Master Plan Review
Municipality of Mafra
2007
Study for the Comparative TECHNICAL Analysis on the Location Alternatives for the New Lisbon Airport in the areas of OTA and Campo de Tiro de Alcochete – Land Use Management Area of Evaluation – Contribution for the Analysis on the Comments resultant from the Strategic Environmental Evaluation and Preparation of a Final Report
National Civil Engineering Laboratory (LNEC)
Elaboration of Studies and Projects for the Update on the castelo Branco 2020 programme: Castelo Branco 2025 – A Programme for Structuring Actions
Municipality of Castelo Branco
Study to address the needs of the senior people in Portugal
Aga Khan Foundation (Portugal)
Elaboration of the Intermunicipal Action Programme of collective Services of Proximity 2007-2010 for NUTS III – Tâmega
Urban Community of Vale do Sousa
Strategic Plan for the Municipality of Seia
Municipality of Seia
Study on a Development Strategy for the Beira Interior Sul region and Elaboration of an Action Plan for 2007-2013
Municipalities Association of Beira Interior South
Strategic Action Plan for the Municipalities of Pinhal Litoral
Association of Municipalities of the Alta Estremadura
2006
Elaboration of the portuguese-speaking Cities Network Programme
UCCLA – Union of Capital Cities of Portuguese Language
Strategic Plan for the Intervention for Regeneration and Enhancement of Ria Formosa
Ministry of Environment
Strategic Study on the Municipality of Condeixa-a-Nova “Condeixa-a-Nova 2020: o Futuro começa Hoje” (The Future Starts Today)
Municipality of Condeixa-a-Nova
2005
Strategic and Action Programme of the Territory of the Urban Community of Leiria
Association of Municipalities of the Alta Estremadura
2004
Cultural Master Plan for Figueiró dos Vinhos
Municipality of Figueiró dos Vinhos
Study on the link of the High-Speed Railway between Lisbon and Oporto – Alenquer Branch (OTA) – Pombal (Westward)
RAVE - Rede Ferroviária de Alta Velocidade (High Speed Railway Network)
Review of the Strategic Plan for the Municipality of Nazaré
Municipality of Nazaré
2002
Study on the Demand for Suburban passengers transport by rail Services
Instituto Nacional do Transporte Ferroviário (Institute for Rail Transport)
Evaluation study on regional development opportunities
Alentejo Regional Coordination and Development Commission
Elaboration of the integrated study on mobility and transport system in the municipalities of the association of municipalities of the Médio Tejo region
Association of Municipalities of the Médio Tejo
2001
Cultural Master Plan for the Municipality of Cantanhede
Municipality of Cantanhede
Alentejo XXI – New Perspectives for the Economic Fabric
Alentejo Regional Coordination and Development Commission
Strategic Plan for the Alta Estremadura region
Association of Municipalities of Alta Estremadura
Strategic Plan for Bombarral
Municipality of Bombarral
Definition Study of a Strategic Framework for the Implementation of specific actions for Small Cities Enhancement
Ministry for Towns, Territorial Planning and Environment
Definition Study of a Strategic Framework for the Implementation of specific Actions for rural areas enhancement
Ministry for Towns, Territorial Planning and Environment
2000
Potential for the Establishment of an Olive-Oil Industry in the Alentejo Region
Centro de Estudos e Promoção do Azeite do Alentejo - CEPAAL (Alentejo’s Olive Oil Promotion and Studies Centre)
Preparation of the Castelo Branco 2020 Exhibition
Municipality of Castelo Branco
Economic Enhancement of the great Road Axis in Low Density zones – a Development Strategy to Enhance the “Highway Effect”
Centro Regional Coordination and Development Commission
1999
Strategic Study on the Industrial Park of Portalegre
Municipality of Portalegre
Global Study on the Planning and Enhancement of the Predicted zones or with Potential to be Constituted as “Priority Localization Zones
Alentejo Regional Coordination and Development Commission
Elaboration of a Market Survey for New Tourism Products in the Intervention Area of the Alqueva Multi-purpose undertaking (EFMA)
NERBE (the Business Association of the Beja Region)
Estudo do observatório do emprego e formação profissional sobre deslocalização de empresas e emprego
Instituto de Emprego e Formação Profissional
Study on the Mobility of the West Railway Line
Caminhos de Ferro Portugueses, EP (Portuguese Railways)
Observatory for Employment and Vocational Training’s Study on the “Urban-Metropolitan Dimensions”
Instituto do Emprego e Formação Profissional (Employment and Vocational Training Institute)
Observatory for Employment and Vocational Training’s Study on the “Alentejo coastal region Potentialities”
Instituto do Emprego e Formação Profissional (Employment and Vocational Training Institute)
Strategic Plan for Nazaré
Municipality of Nazaré
Institute for Employment and Vocational Training’s Study on the “Southern Douro Potentialities”
Instituto do Emprego e Formação Profissional (Employment and Vocational Training Institute)
Prospective Diagnosis for the Interregional Cooperation in the Border Territory
Centro Regional Coordination and Development Commission
1998
Study on the Transports Infrastructures in Douro Riverbanks, within the context of the TERRA/Douro Region Fluvial Programme
Norte Regional Coordination and Development Commission
Localization of the new International Airport within the context of the Territory Development
Business Council of the Centro Region
Study on the Public Service Contract for the oPorto-Aveiro Itinerary
Caminhos de Ferro Portugueses, EP (Portuguese Railways)
Strategic Plan for the City of Peniche
Municipality of Peniche
1997
Strategic Plan for the City of Sintra
Municipality of Sintra
Strategic Plan for the Village of Alcochete
Municipality of Alcochete
Study of Teaching and Training Strategic Opportunities in the Barreiro Municipality and Region
Municipality of Barreiro
Study on the Definition of an Economic baseline for the Alentejo Region
Alentejo Regional Coordination and Development Commission
1996
Strategic Plan for the City of Pombal
Municipality of Pombal
Study on Urbanization and Social Cohesion in Portugal
Office for the European Affairs and External Relations (GAERE)
1995
Strategic Plan for the Urban Axis of Leiria-Marinha Grande and the Alta Estremadura Urban System
Association of Municipalities of Alta Estremadura
1994
Study on the Macro-economic and Territorial Organisation of Alto Minho: Scenarios and Perspectives
Norte Regional Coordination and Development Commission
1993
Analysis and Prospective Study on the Development of portuguese regions
Directorate-General of Regional Development
1988
The Tertiary Sector in Portugal, with a View to the Modernization and Regional Development of the Country
Directorate-General of Regional Development
1987
Preparatory Study on an Integrated Development Operation for the Peninsula of Setúbal
Lisboa e Vale do Tejo Regional Coordination and Development Commission