Observatories and Laboratories

The Observatories are technical and research structures. In the case of the Inequality Observatory (Observatório das Desigualdades), of the Emigration Observatory (Observatório da Emigração - OEm), of the Portuguese Observatory of Cultural Activities (OPAC) and of nascer.pt, CIES-Iscte is responsible for their functioning and scientific coordination. Of the Observatory on Families and Family Policies (Observatório das Famílias e das Políticas de Família - OFAP), CIES-Iscte is a research partner and its researchers are integrated in the Coordinating Comission of the Observatory. CIES-Iscte is a Honorary Member of the Observatory on Communication (Observatório da Comunicação - Obercom).