ISEC Lisboa has partnered with COP (Parish Organizing Comittee) from Alto do Lumiar to be one of the reception center to the pilgrim during World Youth Day Lisbon 2023 (WYD). 

From july 30 to august 8, the Academic Campus of Lumiar, in Lisbon, will welcome and host 460 pilgrims who need a place to stay overnight and have breakfast before joining the thousands of pilgrims who will be part of this world event

This international gathering takes place every two, three or four years in a major city chosen by the Pope. To date, there have been 14 WYD editions on four continentes and seven of these have been held in Europe.

Lisbon was the city chosen by Pope Francis to held this year’s edition of WYD which will happen from august 2nd to august 6th.