• Madeira / Região Autónoma da Madeira
  • NUTS 2 : PT30
  • PT

Facts & Figures

Capital: Funchal

Size: 801.1 km2

Population: 255.000 (2019)

Regional GDP: 4.481 (2017)

% of the National GDP: 2,3 (2017)

Regional GERD (%): 0,36 (2017)

% of Unemployment: 8.9

S3 related Region's Website


Campos, Catarina

  Email: catarina.campos@idr.madeira.gov.pt   Phone: 00351-291 214000

Aguiar, Clemente

  Email: clemente.aguiar@arditi.pt   Phone: 00351-291 721204

Grilo, Alberto

  Email: alberto.grilo@arditi.pt   Phone: 00351-291 721209

Quintal, Lúcio

  Email: lucio.quintal@arditi.pt   Phone: 00351-291 721203

Caldeira, Rui

  Email: rui.caldeira@oom.arditi.pt   Phone: 00351-291 721216

S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool

Priority Name Description
Tourism Build critical mass, accessible tourism, destination management and custom-made digital services for product development, cruise destination, digital promotion, human capital to increase quality, upgrading, analysis of demand, strengthen research in tourism at Madeira University, information system on tourist profiles, innovative tools for the promotion and commercialization of Madeira as a tourist destination.
Marine resources and technologies Marine energy, monitoring of environmental quality, research on biodiversity and marine resources, agrofood, fishing and aquaculture, maritime tourism, sport and leisure
Health and well-being Ageing, genetic and infectious diseases, oncology
Quality of agricultural products Linked to ICTs, environmental protection,energy, bio-sustainability, health, marine technologies and tourism
Sustainability, Management and Maintenance of Infrastructure Find sustainable solutions for management of recent growth in infrastructure, addressing the needs and also promoting innovation. The objective is to apply principles of bio-sustainability across a wide variety of sectors, which has implications in domains such as: environmental protection, territorial maintenance and occupation, green economy, quality of life and well-being, tourism and education.
Energy, mobility and climate change Renewable energy / decarbonisation, innovation in transport, smart cities, mitigation and adaptation of climate change risks
ICTs Application of ICTs across other S3 priorities and to address societal challenges, increase regional attractiveness for investment

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RIS3 Related Links

S3 Strategy:

RIS3 Strategy Região Autónoma da Madeira - Final document in Portuguese (12/2015)

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