Gisela Barbosa

Gisela Barbosa

After studying in Europe and a specialization in adolescent psychology, Gisela Barbosa joined the municipality of Valongo (Portugal), where she has been working since 1998. She coordinates projects pertaining to public participation and was the originator of initiatives involving community development through art.  In 2017, Ms. Barbosa realized the first participatory budget for municipal employees. She is also the representative for Valongo in the network of participatory authorities, for which the city assumes vice-presidency. 

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