Speech of the Prime Minister at the Opening of the Sea Cluster Forum
“In the Sea Cluster construction not starting from ground zero . Since we introduced the Sea Cluster concept in Cape Verde Transformation Forum, in 2003 , various initiatives and actions have been developed to leverage this new strategic vision. “
Concept Note of the Sea Cluster Forum
Our goals and our vision are clear. How to operationalize the vision and turn it into concrete actions that allow us to build a maritime economy that is globally competitive is today, the main challenge we face. That is why the Government of Cape Verde , in partnership with CCIASB proposed a Sea Cluster Forum to start thinking to formulate a strategy to address these specific issues .
Report of the Sea Cluster Forum Final
The importance of the sea to Cape Verde is widely recognized and , indeed , an important axis in the economic transformation strategy of the nation. The use of the strategic position of Cape Verde and its maritime extension in building a competitive maritime economy is a key element in economic transformation strategy , connected to overflow , conservation , processing and export of fish , the added value of tourism, science and marine technology and maritime trade, with strong impact on the internationalization of our economy and creating jobs .