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Sal Paintball makes holidays greener

On 12th July around 40 people came together in Sal, Cape Verde, to clean about 2km of beach. Almost 500kg of rubbish was collected, mainly plastic bottles and fishing gear (fishing nets and containers) washed up on Kite beach, on the East coast of Sal. 100 more words

Beach Clean

Languages: does it matter that you are not fluent?

Lying in a hammock on the terrace of our current home in Cabo Verde, thinking about my languages skills can hardly be considered a hardship. The fact that we are here, in Praia, in the first place, has to do with the fact that my Portuguese is sufficiently good to work here. 715 more words


Summer reading wishlist

I know for most of you it’s probably been summer for a while but for us here in Brighton it’s been more like spring/fall with a dash of summer now and then. 461 more words


Trade integration key to reduce poverty and support growth in Africa

Trade integration key to reduce poverty and support growth in Africa

Making Africa’s most remote regions accessible for trade will not only promote prosperity in those regions, but also elevate the continent’s continued growth path. 1,005 more words


Getting a share of the tourist dollar

In 2014 we carried out research into the supply and customer demand of Cape Verdean crafts in Sal, and ran a 5 day workshop for 15 craft producers and 11 vendors with the help of craft experts Unearthed. 300 more words

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