Cape Verde Modern History

Cape Verde is a country located in Western Africa. With the capital city of Praia, Cape Verde has a population of 555,998 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. Cape Verde’s modern history is characterized by stability, both politically and economically. From independence 1975 to 1990, Cape Verde was a one-party state. The Socialist PAICV (before 1981 called PAIGC) was the only allowed party. When free elections were held in…

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Cape Verde Healthcare and Money

Cape Verde Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 cholera no Typhoid & Polio Yes – malaria 2 – Eat Drink 3 – Overview Medical care in the country cannot be compared to Europe and is often highly problematic in terms of technology, equipment and/or hygiene. The number of adequately trained specialists is limited, especially in rural areas. Sufficient local health insurance coverage and reliable travel insurance are strongly…

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