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ANIMAR - Associação Portuguesa para o Desenvolvimento Local

ANIMAR - Portuguese Association for Local Development is a private non-profit association with a national dimension, founded in 1993, it currently has more than 75 organizations and 100 people with intervention in the areas of local development, social and solidarity economy, formal and non-formal education, of associativism and of active citizenship.

Animar is the local development synergies network, uniting development agents and organizations in the construction of a challenging strategy, which presents itself with its independent and bold proposals for the strengthening of local development as a structuring model for the valorization of the territories , of people and of all living things. Reaffirming Animar is to promote the diversity of development agents, proposals, organizations, dynamics and contexts that elevate people and communities to the forefront of the development model.