Departamento de Geografia e Planeamento Regional (DGPR)

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Profile Information

The Department of Geography and Regional Planning (DGPR) started the activity in 1980, on the initiative of Professor Doutor Raquel Soeiro de Brito, with the creation of the first degree in Portugal in which Geography was associated with Planning.

The first graduates graduated in 1984 and the first Masters in Land Management in the year 1992.

The DGPR is a national reference in the areas of Geography, Planning and Spatial Planning, Environment, Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing.

We are characterized by scientific rigor and proximity to those who seek and choose us.

In the last 30 years, more than a thousand graduates and almost two hundred masters and doctors have been trained at the DGPR in various public and private organizations, both in Portugal and abroad, namely in central, regional and local government departments and local, in companies, in research centers and in education (university and in primary and secondary schools).

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    Research Output

    A integração da academia com o estado para o desenvolvimento territorial

    Julião, R. P., 2019, Territórios da cidadania em Santa Catarina. Loch, C. & Knorek, R. (eds.). Palhoça: Editora Unisul, p. 97-114 17 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Open Access
    Open Access
  • A proposal for modeling and implementing an integrated system for Brazilian cadastres according to iso 19152: 2012 land administration domain model

    da Purificação, N. R. S., Carneiro, A. F. T. & Julião, R. P., 1 Jan 2019, In : Boletim de Ciencias Geodesicas. 25, 4, p. 1-18 18 p., e2019026.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Activities

    • 5 Editorial activity
    • 1 Invited talk

    IGI Global (Publisher)

    José António Pereira Tenedório (Editor)

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

    Associação POrtuguesa de Geógrafos (Publisher)

    Rui Pedro Sousa Pereira Monteiro Julião (Editor)

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

    Press / Media

    O Mar e a competitividade urbana.

    João Figueira de Sousa


    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research