Monchique

Two brothers saved Monchique’s convent from the fire

Source: sapos.pt August 11, 2018 Original article in portuguese: by Rosa Ramos sapos.pt This is a story of courage and resilience. Two brothers lived for almost 40 years in a monastery in ruins in Monchique. Alone, they faced the fire and saved the monument.    Antonio is confused and intrigued these days: when Read More >>>
Environment

14 years since big fires in South Portugal – what has changed?

  Gonçalo Ribeiro Telles: This interview is 14 years old but could have been given today original article in portuguese.: https://visao.sapo.pt/actualidade/portugal/2017-06-20-Goncalo-Ribeiro-Telles-Esta-entrevista-tem-14-anos-mas-podia-ter-sido-dada-hoje by ALEXANDRA CORREIA . In the first 15 days of August 2003, about 300,000 hectares were burned in our country. The strong fires of Oleiros, Sertã and Aljezur made the headlines Read More >>>
Alentejo 2020

Alentejo 2020 – More money is coming this summer

Alentejo 2020 – Alentejo Regional Operational Program  Until December of 2017, enterprises in the Alentejo could apply for financial promotion from the EU Infrastructure Program ALENTEJO 2020. A list of the approved projects can be seen here. As we were told in the office of the Associação de Desenvolvimento do Read More >>>