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September 29, 2022
Meeting of the Portuguese Diaspora Advisory Board
Projects for the Future of the Diaspora – First official meeting between the Board of Directors and the Advisory Board of the Portuguese Diaspora.
On the 29th of September, at the Hotel Miragem, in Cascais, the first official meeting was held between the Board of Directors and the Advisory Board of the Portuguese Diaspora, with the purpose of discussing, planning and evaluating the future plans, activities and projects of the Council. The meeting was attended by His Excellency, the Minister of the Economy and the Sea, António Costa Silva, who reflected on the future of the Portuguese Economy and the role that the Diaspora could play in supporting Portugal’s economic growth.
The Advisory Board of the Portuguese Diaspora is a support body for the Council, created in June 2022, with a team composed of businessmen and leading personalities of the highest level of various institutions and led by Pedro Reis, former President of Aicep and Director Executive at Bcp Capital.
On the 2nd of November, the Advisory Board and some members of the Board of Directors met in the Sala do Futuro, in the Town Hall of Cascais, with the aim of evaluating the activities carried out in the second half of the year and looking ahead to the new activities to be introduced next year.
On 17 July 2023, the Diaspora Council held its Summer Meeting at Palácio Cidadela, in Cascais, which brought together the Board of Directors, the Advisory Board and Counsellors of Portugal in the World.