Observatório Político

Political Observatory

The Political Observatory is a non-profit scientific research association for political studies. After being founded in 2009 by the Scientific Board of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities of the New University of Lisbon, the Political Observatory has gained autonomy and now defines itself as a research centre of excellence and independence.The Observatory develops research about structure dynamics and political processes, political elite formations, changes in social and political structures, as well as articulations between political power and civil society.