The municipality of Oeiras City Hall (CMO – Oeiras Valley) has announced that it will invest 1% of its annual budget to promote science in the municipality, under its  “Estratégia Oeiras Ciência e Tecnologia 2020-2025” of the Oeiras Valley project. A total of 1,8 million euros/year will be used in the creation of actions and programs based on three pillars: Education & society, innovation, and internationalization. Among the planned actions in the science and technology areas is the development and implementation of the “Lab in a Box” project, which will be a central component of the “Education and Society” axis of this strategy. The “Lab in a Box” project aims to develop experimental science teaching in all schools of the Oeiras municipality.