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Management and Leadership for Ecclesial Leaders


Executive Education - Open Programs

Patrícia Rodrigues


Phone: (+351) 217 214 220

More Information

3rd Edition: to be confirmed 

Classes: usually on Thursdays, from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.  

Duration: 3 months | total of 80 hours

This program will be taught in Portuguese.


Program Description

The Management and Leadership for Ecclesial Leaders program is a joint initiative of the Rectory of the Universidade Católica Portuguesa and the Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics and aims to develop management and leadership practices in the organisations under the responsibility of the catholic church.

Main Benefits

  • To frame juridically, ethically and economically, the activities of the third sector and, in particular, of ecclesial organizations;
  • Develop the leaders management capacity, reinforcing their rigor and professionalism;
  • Provide an applied perspective of the management and leadership tools to the specific reality of ecclesial organisations;
  • To stimulate the entrepreneurial and innovative attitude to creat new projects and making better use of new communication technologies;
  • Improve effectiveness in leadership of work teams, including how the mission and objectives are defined, the resources organization and the evaluation of results;
  • Provide practical tools to manage teams' performance, motivation and satisfaction of their elements, in the context of volunteering.


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