VoW – Value of Wave and Ocean Culture

Prof. Dr. Paula Mota Santos, faculty in the field of Anthropology at University Fernando Pessoa, was invited to be a socio-cultural consultant in the project “Value of Wave and Ocean Culture” (VOW), of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the New University of Lisbon.

This is a multidisciplinary study “that aims to quantify the economic, environmental and sociocultural surf value and other ocean activities associated with national tourism. Its methodology is based on research tools developed in international studies on coastal areas – particularly in California and Australia – as well as surveys on designated beaches. ”

UFP participants: Prof. Dr. Paula Mota Santos (consultant)

More information: http://www.valueofwaves.org/