São Filipe, Jul 16 (Inforpress) – The Government of Cabo Verde, through the Ministry of Agriculture and Environment (MAA), has been in the process to gant 14 hectares of land in the Montinho area of Monte Velha to 30 families in Chã das Caldeiras.
The announcement of the land’s distribution to the families from Chã das Caldeiras happened following the Prime Minister, Ulisses Correia e Silva, visit and he says that this measure aims to give people the means to produce.
Chã das Caldeiras has volcano, fertile land, strong people, entrepreneurs, energy and capacity that defy all things,” said the Prime Minister at the time, noting that his Government is working to transform the locality into an important element of the economy of Fogo Island and Cabo Verde.
The delegate from the Ministry of Agriculture and Environment (MAA) in the Fogo Island, Jaime Ledo de Pina, told Inforpress that the land is located near Montinho of Monte Velha, on the site known as Cova Fetal, adding that the parcels are properly identified and demarcated and the people selected and still this week will be delivered to the families to start activities before the rainy season.
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