Marca – Local Development Association, abbreviated as MARCA-ADL, appeared in 1997 in the municipality of Montemor-o-Novo, district of Évora, where it has its registered office. It is a non-profit association, with a legal status equivalent to the Non-Governmental Organization for the Environment (ONGA), it is recognized as a public utility entity. The association also manages a nursery of native plants, which has been certified by the Institute for Nature Conservation and Forests (ICNF) since 2019. 

The association’s aims to “qualified development of the municipality of Montemor-o-Novo, in particular the promotion of actions in the social, cultural, environmental preservation and enhancement of the natural and built heritage”. 

Contact Person: Marta Mattioli (President)


Contact Person: Rosa Coelho (Vice President)