About the Seminar

Aiming to discuss topics related to Social Vulnerabilities and Health , the School of Health (ESS) and the School of Business and Administration (ESCE) from the Polytechnic Institute of Setúbal (IPS), in partnership with the Interdisciplinary History, Cultures and Societies Reserach Center (CIDEHUS, Universidade de Évora), are organizing the 4th International Seminar Social Vulnerabilities and Health, under the theme “Sustainable Development Goals: old challenges and new opportunities”, which will take place on 5th, 6th and 7th May 2022, broadcast by videoconference.
In this 4th edition, thematic panels were created with national and foreign speakers in order to give the seminar an international perspective, with the aim of expanding participation to new national and international authors with communications in the thematic areas of the seminar.
It will be a space for interdisciplinary debate between History, other Social Sciences and Health, about the issues in question, their actors and the social and political intervention around them. It is sought that researchers and other professionals from various fields of knowledge, national and international, share their research and / or intervention practices.