The Portuguese CHANGE team (UAVR, Portugal) has promoted the seminar "CHANGE actions: diversity and equality in research funding". The seminar took place on November 20, at 9:30 am and was attended by 26 people. The main objective of the event was to discuss the inclusion of diversity and equality in research funding in Europe. It was opened by the Vice-Rector for Research and Innovation of the University of Aveiro, Professor Artur Silva, and the invited speaker was Alexia Bumbaris, responsible for structural programs of the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG). A brief presentation of CHANGE was also made by Professor Teresa Carvalho, coordinator of the project in Portugal.