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JusGov’s researchers Ximene Rêgo and Olga Cruz have just published at Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy

July 29th, 2021|

JusGov’s researchers Ximene Rêgo and Olga Cruz have just published in open access the article “20 years of Portuguese drug policy - developments, challenges and the quest for human rights” at Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy. The aim [...]

Almedina has just published the book “A Importância do Tribunal de Contas na Defesa do Estado de Direito” [The Importance of the Court of Auditors in the Defense of the Rule of Law], coordinated by JusGov’s researchers Joaquim Freitas da Rocha and Hugo Flores da Silva

July 28th, 2021|

The present volume includes a set of articles by authors with relevant experience considering the legal study of public finances. It aims to emphasize that in a State governed by law and criteria of justice, the importance of control [...]

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