Praia, Aug 16 (Inforpress) – Vice-president of the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries (APCAPE), Lin Yi, begins a two-day visit to Cabo Verde today to promote cooperation between the two countries.
During the two days, the head of APCAPEwill be in Sal island and in the City of Praia for contacts with institutions and local authorities.
For the president of the Cabo Verde-China Friendship Association (AMICACHI), José Correia, this visit represents a “good sign” in terms of cooperation with civil society, but also between the two associations, which have developed a series of actions in terms of decentralized cooperation in Africa and the forum of civil society organizations of China-Africa friendship.
During her stay in Cabo Verde, Lin Yi will be met by the Prime Minister, Ulisses Correia e Silva, and the Mayors of Praia and Sal, Óscar Santos and Júlio Lopes, respectively.
Also on the agenda are foreseen visit to the former President of the Republic, Pedro Pires, and working meetings with the Cabo Verde-China Friendship Association.
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