Observatory for the Strategic Development of Tâmega e Sousa
Name: Observatory for the Strategic Development of Tâmega e Sousa
Entities involved: ESTG, CIM TS, CETS
Responsible: Nelson Duarte
Other researchers from CIICESI: Carla Pereira
The Observatory aims to produce information and prospective studies, based on relevant indicators for the Region and the informed decision-making of its economic and social agents. It is intended to contribute to the promotion of regional sustainable development through a knowledge-based economy.
To monitor the direct and indirect impact of the strategies implemented within the scope of the Tâmega e Sousa Economic and Social Office, promoting the adjustment or redefinition of strategies given the objectives of sustainable development through a knowledge-based economy.
2.1. Disseminate information based on Regional indicators about the different areas with an impact on the Economic and Social development
2.2. Develop prospective studies, in a sectoral logic to identify the threats and opportunities of each sector.
2.3 Bring together firms and researchers with similar interests (within the Observatory's areas of intervention).
2.4 Create an information system to support political, business and academic decision-makers.
- Intervention Areas
Based on the areas considered as priorities for the Economic and Social Office of Tâmega e Sousa, the observatory will seek to collect information regarding:np,
- Professional Training
- Social Economy
- Proximity Economy (agriculture, commerce and services)
- Culture and Tourism