China gifts water collection equipment to Cabo Verde

8 April 2014

China has provided Cabo Verde (Cape Verde) with a donation of US$1.6 million in equipment, including ofereceu a Cabo Verde um donativo de 1,6 milhões de drll pipes and machines, to collect water in rural areas of Cabo Verde.

The donation was formally handed over at the Ministry for Agriculture in Praia. Agriculture Minister, Eva Ortet, and China’s ambassador to Cabo Verde, Su Jian attended the ceremony.

The equipment will be used to collect water and increase its availability to the agriculture sector by setting up irrigation areas. (macauhub)