We promote the development of Portugal, the Portuguese and the Portuguese-descendant communities through a close cooperation with the United States of America.

We are a bridge between the two countries, focusing on Science, Education,  Culture and Transatlantic Relations.

Open Call: Research Grant FLAD-Torre do Tombo

Find out all the details regarding the research grant between FLAD and Torre do Tombo.


Study in Portugal

Do you know the Study in Portugal Network? Every year we help hundreds of American students join Portuguese universities and to get acquainted with our culture.



We couldn’t help but celebrate NATO’s 70th anniversary, bringing together experts to think about the organization’s future.


Open Call: Research Grant National Library of Portugal-FLAD

Get to know all the details to apply for the research grant between FLAD and the National Library of Portugal.


FLAD's Contemporary Art Collection

FLAD’s contemporary art collection has brought together, since 1986, around 1000 art pieces representative of the artistic production from the 80s, 90s, and early 21st century, in Portugal. Come and see some of our most emblematic pieces.


João Ferreira is chosen to manage the Santa Maria Space Station – RAEGE

Given the geostrategic and spatial potential of Santa Maria Station, the…

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The world’s largest network for measuring coastal temperature and biodiversity

Innovative technology with a contactless system that measures water temperature on both coasts of the North Atlantic to assess the impact of climate change.

Rui Seabra wins FLAD Science Award Atlantic 2020

The project will allow the collection of data to measure the impact of climate change on biodiversity. "It will change our global perception of the Atlantic," says the jury.

We’ve accomplished 35 years. What’s next?

Today we celebrate 35 years of history at FLAD. A history of the development of Portugal through the partnership with the U.S. Join us and learn more about us.

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