Elisabete Pitarma has been working as a Project Manager in the Innovation Department of Cáritas Coimbra since August 2021. She is currently responsible for and involved in several EU projects (ALL, Erasmus, and H2020) related to Active and Healthy Aging.

With a background as a Social and Cultural Developer since 2007, Elisabete has gained experience in different areas of social intervention, including working with children, youth, individuals with cognitive incapacity, and poverty relief. In addition to this, she has also been involved in the cultural sector, organizing activities for the entire community, with a focus on people with physical and intellectual needs. Currently, she is pursuing a master’s degree in Social Intervention, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship at the University of Coimbra