Special financing for research into the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on crimes of inciting hate and violence

Special financing is available for research into the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on crimes of inciting hatred and violence and on hate speech.

  • Submission of proposals: January 25 to February 15, 2021
  • Special Support Regulation
  • Application form (coming soon)

Taking into account the current COVID-19 pandemic, the societal alarm we are undergoing, as well as the scientific and technological knowhow in Portugal, the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), in conjunction with the Secretary of State for Citizenship and Equality, and with the support of the High Commissioner for Migration, IP (ACM) and the Commission for Citizenship and Gender Equality (CIG), is offering special project and initiative financing to foster the production and dissemination of knowledge and action investigation regarding crimes of incitement to hate and violence and hate speech that have arisen since the pandemic and their impacts on the most vulnerable groups. + info