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Public Affairs Officer and the Rector of University of Cabo Verde visited the American Corner at UniCV

On September 16, 2022, the Public Affairs Officer, Amelia Broderick and the Rector of University of Cabo Verde, Arlindo Barreto visited the American Corner located at the UniCV Campus in Palmarejo Grande. The rector had a chance to meet the Public Affairs team and was briefed about several educational programs conducted by the State Department. ...
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U.S. Africa Command Special Operations Forces train alongside partners in Cabo Verde

Special Operations Command Africa forces assigned to the 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne) have completed training and conducted the Closing Ceremony with members of the Cabo Verde Armed Forces following the first Joint Combined Exchange Training in Praia, Cabo Verde which commenced on July 25, 2022. The joint military engagement strengthened the interoperability and facilitated ...
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Cabo Verde signs All-Atlantic Declaration

Photo: Cabo Verdean Ambassador to the US, José Livramento (third from left) with representatives of the other signatory nations. Cabo Verde is one of select group of eight signatories to the All-Atlantic Ocean Research and Innovation Alliance Declaration , which underscores shared intent to create an All-Atlantic Ocean Research and Innovation Alliance and support sustainable development and knowledge sharing in the Atlantic, ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Jeff Daigle Launch of the Project “Empowerment of Women and Girls in Cabo Verde”

Remarks by Ambassador Jeff Daigle  Launch of the Project “Empowerment of Women and Girls in Cabo Verde” BAI Auditorium, Praia July 18, 2022   (as prepared for delivery) Her Excellency Joana Rosa Amado, Minister of Justice Madam President of OMCV Project Partners, Ladies and Gentlemen All protocols observed   It is with great honor that ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Daigle at the Boat Donation in São Vicente

Her Excellency Janine Lélis, Minister of National Defense and Territorial Cohesion His Excellency Admiral António Duarte Monteiro,  Ladies and gentlemen Good morning everyone and thank you for joining us for today’s ceremony to handover two new Metal Shark DEFIANT Class 11.5-meter patrol boats to Cabo Verde’s Coast Guard.  This nearly $1.35 million donation by U.S. ...
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