Mentes Empreendedoras was created to foster a generation of impact citizens and leaders able to transform themselves and their communities. This year we expect to serve about 5,000 young people. Also, under GlobalTeacher Prize Portugal and Inspire your Teacher, we are working to increase the stature of the teaching profession.
Afonso Mendonça Reis is the Founder of Mentes Empreendedoras since 2010. He was an Assistant Professor at Nova SBE and advised senior policymakers at the OECD in Paris and the United Nations in Geneva. Afonso has worked and traveled in over 70 countries.Website
Read the testimony written by Nova SBE NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center PhD candidate, Inês Vilela, about her experience as a PhD student at Nova SBE NOVAFRICA Knowledge CenterLearn more
Cátia Alves is a PhD candidate in Management and her research focuses on consumer psychology, emotions and creativity.Learn more
Ana Balcão Reis, scientific director of Nova SBE Economics for Education Knowledge Center, was in Fronteiras XXI program (RTP/Fundação Francisco Manuel dos Santos) to express her views on the young people born in the 1980s, who were caught by two economic crisis.Learn more