30 May 2022 - 06:30

Auditorium 1

The cycle of open classes is part of the Advanced Course of Studies on Latin America that the Department of International Relations of the Autonomous University of Lisbon (UAL) and the Institute of National Defense (IDN) promote, in partnership. Bringing together a reputed group of experts, this course has the following OBJECTIVES, among others:

a) Know and understand the specificities of Latin America;

b) Study and understand regional integration processes;

c) Identify, study and understand the sources of conflict in the region;

d) Promoting in-depth analysis of Latin American International Relations.

The Course takes place between April 4 and May 16, 2022, and is aimed at students from the various cycles of Higher Education; elements of the Armed Forces and Security Forces and Services; Public Administration staff; senior staff and technicians from City Councils; companies oriented towards internationalization, consultancy and risk analysis; journalists.


APRIL 4 - Online

18:30 – 20:00

Historical and political evolution of the Latin American regional system: From colonies to independent states
Roberta Stumpf, UAL and CHAM

20:30 – 22:00

Latin America and China

Arturo Oropeza Garcia, National Autonomous University of Mexico


APRIL 11 - Online

18:30 – 20:00

Democracy and Authoritarianism in Latin America
Andrés Malamud, Institute of Social Sciences/UL

20:30 – 22:00

Democracy and authoritarianism:
Brazilian democracy under pressure: context, dynamics and scenarios in the 2022 election

Daniel Cardoso, OBSERVARE-UAL


2 MAY - in person

18:30 – 20:00

Geopolitics – Power and Geography in Latin America
José Freire Nogueira, IDN


May 9 – Online

18:30 – 20:00

Latin America and the European Union
Filipe Vasconcelos Romão, OBSERVARE-UAL

20:30 – 22:00

Latin American International Relations in the 21st Century: Theamerica and africa
Eugénio Costa Almeida, CEI-IUL


May 16 - In person

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Ibero-America, space for consultation and cooperation
Frigdiano Álvaro Durántez Prados, FUNIBER


May 30 - In person (AUDITORIUM 1)

18:30 – 20:00

Portugal – Latin America South – South Cooperation Relations
Ana Paula Laborinho, Director of the Representation in Portugal of the OEI


Department of International Relations


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