Establishment of the Sino-Lusophone Academy

Publication date: 11-10-2018 16:16

Url: http://www.uc.pt/en/iii/initiatives/china/2018_10_11_ASL


With the objective of strengthening the ties that link the University of Coimbra (UC) to China, the Sino-Lusophone Academy was created on October 11th, 2018. It is an innovative structure in the context of the Portuguese-speaking countries. This initiative from the Rectorate of the UC will have the mission to develop advanced studies and training courses focused on the relations between China, Portugal and Portuguese-speaking countries with a focus on the legal area, from an interdisciplinary perspective.

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Activities of ASL-UC:

· Organisation of scientific events;

· Management of partnerships with Chinese entities in the scope of its mission;

· Promotion and publication of scientific studies, namely in Chinese and Portuguese comparative law;

· Conduct non-degree courses and other training sessions in matters of Chinese and/or Portuguese law, administrative science, political science, public policies, along with others considered relevant;

· Provision of legal advice;

· Development of cultural exchange activities;

· Other activities included in the scope of its mission.