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The Symposium ‘Network Learning – Trends and Challenges of NGOs in the 21st Century’, Friday 29 June at 9am, on the occasion of the celebration of Dianova 20 Years Networking #dianovanetworking20.


On the occasion of the celebration of 20 Years Networking #dianovanetworking20, Portugal is the hosting country of Dianova International’s General Assembly next 27-30 June. Notably, are expected more than 80 member delegates from the international network. In the meantime, will be held the 29 June at 9am-6pm the Symposium ‘Network Learning – Trends and Challenges of NGOs in the 21st Century’, at CIUL, Picoas Plaza, Lisboa.



08h45 Check-in / Registration

09h00 Welcome and Introduction, Lucía Goberna – International Public Relations, Dianova International.

09h15 “The State of the Art of Addictions in Portugal – Pathways and future perspectives”, João Goulão, SICAD General Director, Portugal.

09h45 «To know where we are going, we must first know who we are», Ignácio Mendizábal – Paleontologist/ Doctorate in Biology, Spain.

11h00 Coffee-break

11h30 “Dianova – Learning from the last 20 Years in Network”, Montse Rafel, General Director, Dianova International.

12h00 “Leveraging on Organizational Identity to face the Challenges of the Future”, Luca Quaratino – Researcher and Organizational Development Specialist, Italy.

13h00 Lunch.

15h30 “Management of NGOs in the Digital Age”, María Mercedes Garcia – Doctorate in

Organizational Sociology, Spain.

16h30 Coffee-break.

17h00 “Networking, Sustainable Future & Social Challenges”, Carlos Azevedo – Academic Director of IES Business School, Portugal.

18h00 Symposium Closing Session, Cristina Lizarza – Dianova International President, and Ricardo Robles – Councilor of the Municipality of Lisbon for Education and Social Rights.



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