Forging sustainability

Filomena Mª Cardoso Pedrosa Ferreira Martins

Filomena Mª Cardoso Pedrosa Ferreira Martins

Associated Professor

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  • Department: Environment and Planning



NEPTUNUS - Water-energy-seafood nexus: eco-innovation and circular economy strategies in the Atlantic area See more

PERICLES - PrEseRvIng and sustainably governing Cultural heritage and Landscapes in European coastal and maritime regionS See more

UNaLab - Urban Nature Labs See more

SPORE - Space for Shore See more

CephsandChefs - Octopus, squid, cuttlefish, sustainable fisheries and chefs See more

SIMNORAT - Supporting Implementation of Maritime Spatial Planning in the Northern European Atlantic See more

MIN-GUIDE: Minerals Policy Guidance for Europe See more

Aqua_Add - Deploying the added value of water in local and regional development See more

LTER-RAVE - Long term monitoring in the Ria de Aveiro: towards a deeper understanding of ecological, environmental and economic processes See more

Estudo de Caracterização para o Reordenamento e a Valorização dos Núcleos Piscatórios Lagunares. See more

ECOSAL ATLANTIS - Ecotourism in Atlantic Saltpans: A strategy for integral and sustainable development See more

Water and Salt Histories See more

DESIRE: Desertification mitigation and remediation of land. A global approach for local solutions See more

SAL(H)INA Salt History - nature and environment See more

“Salt of the Atlantic”: Revalorization of identity of the Atlantic Saltpans. Recuperation and promotion of biological, economic and cultural potential of coastal wetlands See more

HISPORTOS - a research project on portuguese seaports in the early modern age - séc.XV-XVIII See more

Scientific Supervision

Master (Main Supervisor): Helena Albuquerque (ex-CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): Maria de Fátima Lopes Alves (CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): Helena Albuquerque (ex-CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): Luísa Pinho (ex-CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): Ana Margarida Ferreira da Silva (CESAM member)

Actual Interests of Investigation

Coastal Zone and Marine Management and Planning, with special incidence on Public Policies and the development of integrated management strategies.

Land use changes particularly with respect to those induced by the use of European funds for the application European Policies, in the national territory and in the Mediterranean area.

Citizenship and public participation, as instruments of democratic pronouncement and collective responsibilization accordingly to the objectives of sustainable development.

Conservation of Natural and Cultural Patrimony, in biophysics and social and cultural sources through the application of transgender responsibility principle (validation and scientific innovation of traditional knowledge accumulated by later generations, as form of scientific and cultural heritage for future generations).

Professional Career

Academic Degrees

1982 - Geography Degree (Licenciatura), specialisation in Geomorphology, Faculty of Humanities, University of Coimbra (Portugal)

1989 - Pedagogical and Scientific Capacity Examination, Environmental Sciences (Provas de Aptidão Pedagógica e Capacidade Científica em Ciências Aplicadas ao Ambiente), University of Aveiro (Portugal)

1998 - PhD in Environmental Sciences, University of Aveiro (Portugal)

Personal Data

Born in Coimbra at 28th January 1960

Married with one son

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