Honorary OBE awarded to João Carlos Espada

Honorary OBE awarded to João Carlos Espada

22 May 2019

On 10 May, Professor João Carlos Espada (DPhil Politics, 1994), Director of the Institute of Political Studies of the Universidade Católica Portuguesa, was presented the Honorary OBE (Honorary Officer of the Civil Division of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) in recognition of services to UK-Portugal bilateral relations.

 The Order of the British Empire is awarded for distinguished service worthy of recognition by the Crown.

 The ceremony took place at the British Ambassador’s Residence in Lisbon, HE Christopher Sainty.