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Vasco Vieira de Almeida Foundation

Strategic axes

  • Education
  • Knowledge & Science
  • Culture
  • Justice
  • Human Rights
  • Civil Society
  • Digital Citizenship
  • Sustainability
Vasco Vieira de Almeida Foundation Bylaws

Upholding the example of civic, social and cultural engagement set by VdA’s founding partner, Vasco Vieira de Almeida, and reinforcing the firm’s sustained commitment to social responsibility.

Vasco Vieira de Almeida Foundation was established by VdA on 13 December 2016, precisely 20 years to the day of the firm’s founding.


Vasco Vieira de Almeida Foundation has as its main mission the promotion of citizenship education and assertion of the key role played by education and knowledge in the advancement of human rights and the rule of law. It also aims to actively convey and implement VdA’s commitment to social and environmental responsibility.

A Focus on Innovation and Social Impact

Vasco Vieira de Almeida Foundation develops its activities through innovative solutions to the challenges characterising the different strategic axes of citizenship education, always with the goal of maximising the social impact of initiatives undertaken.

Partnerships and Joint Projects

Vasco Vieira de Almeida Foundation pursues a collaborative network-based approach, establishing new partnerships and further strengthening those already existing between VdA and some of the main national and international stakeholders of the social and environmental sectors: