The project aims to develop technical and scientific advisory activities and applied research related to the updating of the Social Diagnosis and the co-design of the Social Development Plan for the municipality of Vila Nova de Famalicão. The activities are carried out with the main funding body, the Municipality of Famalicão, and are articulated with the ongoing process of updating these planning instruments, a process coordinated by the Municipal Social Network. These activities include the preparation of opinions and other contributions to the updating of the Social Diagnosis and the review of the Social Development Plan, support for the organisation and promotion of information and capacity-building sessions and working meetings with the actors and entities involved in the preparation of the Social Diagnosis and the Social Development Plan, and providing technical and scientific information to support the revision of the above planning instruments.
Target population: Institutions and populations residing in the Municipality of Vila Nova de Famalicão.
Timeline: February 2022-June 2023.
Research Team: João Queirós (coordinator); Maria João Oliveira (responsible at FLUP); Maria Inês Coelho; Vanessa Rodrigues.