São Vicente already works to receive in 2018 the World Congress of the Islands – Augusto Neves

Mindelo, June 15 (Inforpress) – Augusto Neves said today that the City Hall of São Vicente is already “working hard” to receive, in February 2018, the second edition of the World Congress of the Islands, an event that should bring together 1.500 international delegates from 50 Islands.

According to the mayor of São Vicente, who in those days received a delegation from the organizers of the congress for the preliminary contacts, it is with great satisfaction that the island will receive an event of the type, which, he synthesized, will promote the Island and Cabo Verde.

São Vicente’s candidacy for the 2nd World Congress of the Islands was held by the  Cabo Verde Government, through the Minister for Infrastructure, and the mayor himself recently in Palma Majorca (Spain), when they participated in the last congress of the entity.

“Bringing the image of São Vicente and Cabo Verde to all parts of the world is already a great promotion,” said the mayor, not only in the scientific aspect, because they will come researchers and expert from all over the world, but also a “great promotion” of the island in the tourist and economic area.

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