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Jorge Barreto Xavier

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Jorge Barreto Xavier ( )
·       Director General, Education, Social Development and Culture, Oeiras City Council;
·       Commissioner, Oeiras bid to European Capital of  Culture 2027 (ECOC27);
·       Director, Programme on Culture, Development and Society at the Public and Social Policies Institute (IPPS-IUL);
·       Coordinator, Winter School, The Place of the City – urban development (IPPS-IUL-Aga Khan Trust For Culture);
·        Assistant Professor at ISCTE - University Institute of Lisbon, Creative Industries Management and Public Policies of Culture;
·       Associated Researcher at the Centre for Research and Studies in Sociology (CIES-IUL).
·       Member of the Cultural Policy Designers Network.
Past functions
·       Secretary of State of Culture, Government of Portugal, to the Prime Minister (2012–2015);
·       Director-General of Arts of the Ministry of Culture, Portugal (2008–2010);
·       Deputy Mayor of the Municipality of Oeiras, in charge of Culture, Youth and Consumers Defense (2003–2005);
·       Consultant at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation on Education (2005/2008);
·       Coordinator of the Inter-ministerial Commission on Education/Culture of ... [more info]
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