Cape Verde: Portugal funds professional training until 2011

26 June 2008

Praia, Cape Verde, 26 June – Portugal is to fund professional training in Cape Verde until 2011 under the terms of an agreement signed Wednesday in Praia, which this year will provide funding of 885,000 euros.

The agreement signed between the ministries of Labour and Social Security of Portugal and Qualification and Employment of Cape Verde is part of the Indicative Cooperation Programme between Portugal and the archipelago for the 2008-2011 period.

A cooperation protocol worth 600,000 euros was also signed by the ministries for activities to fight poverty on the archipelago. (macauhub)