Portugal (PT)

General Information

  • Capitarl city icon Lisboa
  • Region size icon 92.226 km2   (2015)
  • Population icon 10.352.042 (2022)
  • Regional GDP icon 214.470,70 (2021)
  • % of the National GDP 100,00 (2021)
  • % of Unemployment 6,20 (2022)
  • Regional GERD (%) 1,68 (2021)
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S3 Priorities


Name Description
Blue growth Blue growth is an important national priority for Portugal and includes 1. Fishing and aquaculture (in land and off shore,food processing and safety), 2. Marine ecosystems and renewable energy resources, 3. Deep sea resources (Marine biotechnology, mining of minerals, natural gas and hydro carbons) 4. Coastal tourism, culture, sport and leisure
Tourism Application of ICTs and diversification of services
Production technologies and Process Industries Application of new technologies to make processes more efficient and sustainable, especially in petrochemical, pulp and paper, textiles, paint and varnish.
Habitat Eco-construction, sustainable production and consumption, new materials and innovation applications
Cultural and creative industries Clustering of activities, application of ICTs, internationalisation
Health Translational medicine, health tourism, ageing, Portugal as a living laboratory for health solutions
Water and environment Sustainable environmental solutions, especially related to water
Blue growth - Ecosystems and renewable energy resources Increase knowledge and sustainable use of marine ecosystems
Forestry Development of forest eco systems, sustainable production of raw and processed materials
Agro-food Link between food and health, organisation of the rural territory, agro-engineering and new technologies, wine, links with blue growth and tourism
Transport, Mobility and Logistics Management of port infrastructures, new modes of sustainable transport, Intelligent transport systems, standardisation and certification, new public policies for transport.
Information and Communication Technologies ICTs as transversal economic and social enablers
Automotive, aeronautics and space Specialisation in automotive spare parts and aeronautic maintenance.
Raw materials and materials Sustainable exploitation of raw materials based on eco-efficient technologies, a leader in composite and new materials, and exploration of applications in traditional and high tech industries.
Energy Energy sustainability based on R&I and a competitive advantage in new forms of renewables

You can obtain more detail following this link: EYE@RIS3 Priorities

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