Three places with simultaneous activities


The Sustainability Journeys of Alto Minho will occur in Vila Praia de Âncora, Caminha, in three simultaneous locations. Check everything in the program.


Firefighters Movie Theater - Vila Praia de Âncora

Day 24 | The economic pillar of sustainability

           9am - 11am

  • Official Opening

           11am - 12.30pm

  • Green Finance

           2pm - 3:30pm

  • The Challenges of Sustainability in the Textile Industry

           3:30 pm - 5 pm

  • Sustainable Tourism

           5pm - 6:30pm

  • How to Make Sustainable Agriculture a Profitable Activity?

Day 25 | The Environmental Pillar of Sustainability

           9am - 11am

  • The Oceans and Future Challenges

           11am - 12:30pm

  • How can our Food Impact the Planet?

           2 pm - 3:30 pm

  • Sustainable Forest Management

          3:30pm - 5:30 pm

  • Climate Change

          5pm - 6.30pm

  • Innovation and Sustainability

           9pm - 22:30pm

  • Concert by Micomaniacos Band

Day 26 | The Social Pillar of Sustainability

           9am - 11am

  • From Personal Development to Sustainability

           11am - 12:30pm

  • Sustainability vs Equality and Equity

           2pm - 3:30pm

  • The Challenges of Sustainability in the Professions

            3.30pm - 5pm

  • The Changing Population of the Territory

            5 pm - 6.30 pm

  • Official Closure

Sustainable market

Surrounding space of Forte da Lagarteira - Vila Praia de Âncora

The 24th and 25th | 9 am - 9 pm

The 26th | 9 am - 5h30 pm

  • Sustainable market with companies that make products related with this subject

The 24th | 10 am - 12 pm

  • Atelier: the biodiversity of the Âncora River estuary

           2pm - 5pm

  • Atelier construction of an insect hotel

The 25th | 10 am - 12 pm

  • Âncora beach cleaning in partnership with Nuceartes

            2pm - 5pm

  • Atelier: mini-engineers - construction of a sustainable city

            9pm - 10pm

  • Concert by the band Micomaniacos at the Cineteatro

The 26th | 10 am - 12 pm

  • Atelier of survival in the nature

            2pm - 5pm

  • Atelier of the explorers of nature

Note: The start of all ateliers will take place at the sustainable market near the Quokka space.

Nature Activities

Serra de Arga - Arga de Cima; Arga de Baixo; Arga de São João;

Different activities every afternoon

The 24th | 2 pm - 5 pm

  • The Research Centre in Health and Environment and the interpretation of Serra de Arga (fauna, flora, heritage)

The 25th | 2 pm - 5 pm

  • From wheat to bread. Backing bread in a communitarian oven.

The 26th | 2 pm till 5 pm

  • Walk of St. John of Arga, life in the monastery surroundings.

Note: There will be a bus that will departure from the sustainable market every day at 2 pm and return at 5 pm from the hill range. If you intend to go directly to the location, the coordinates will be provided once the apply.

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  • Comply with the schedule 8 am - 11 pm
  • Be responsible
  • Report any problem
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Volunteering possibilities:

  • Logistics
  • Food
  • Sustainable market
  • Lectures
  • Check-In, visitant support


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  • Complete event
  • Complete event + previous logistics

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Lunch and Dinner

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