Intra-África Pax Lusófona

Project Abstract

The project funds student mobilities for those who seek to do their post-graduate studies at one of the African Partnering Universities and aims to create a teaching network that promotes synergies, creating opportunities in Africa. PaxLusófona also seeks to allow, through respect for the historical and cultural identity of the involved countries, interexchange of experiences and knowledge, the creation of new approaches and investigation methodologies at the involved countries. The projects aims to provide professional qualification with an high quality academic offer, through participatory education, development of critical consciousness, incentive to social participation and environmental sustainability as a development and stability factor.


Project Objectives

- Offer 41 student and staff mobilities between Law Schools / Create a Master Degree Programme at Universidade de São Tomé e Príncipe



Faculdade de Direito da Universidade Agostinho Neto (Angola, Coordinator)
Universidade Eduardo Mondlane (Mozambique)
Instituto Superior de Ciências Jurídicas e Sociais (Cape Verde)
Universidade de São Tomé e Príncipe
Faculdade de Direito da Universidade Nova de Lisboa – FDUNL (Technical Partner)


FDUNL Project Management Team

Executive Coordinating Professor Jorge Bacelar Gouveia
Associate Executive Coordinator Francisco Pereira Coutinho
Project Manager Maria João Carapêto
Communications Officer Carla Cintra
Financial Officer Narcisa Horta Rosa
Project Secretariat Inês Braga
Junior Researcher João Azevedo (1st July 2018 / 30th September 2018)



5 years (November 2017/December 2022)



Funding Entity: European Union – Managed by EACEA – Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency

Funding Value: 1.218.950€


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