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Cape Verde Women Photos. Cape Verde gained its independence from Portugal in 1975, the island state of Cape Verde in general has experienced political stability and tranquility. Browse here for information and Cape Verde women photos.
Cape Verdes Independence
Cape Verde gained its independence from Portugal in 1975, the island state of Cape Verde in general has
experienced political stability and tranquility. Having a predominantly Creole population, Caper Verdean
culture is a mix between South European and West African. Except for poverty related problems, women's
situation can be compared to that of other predominantly Catholic societies.
Random Cape Verde Women Photos
Below and to the right you can find links to external websites with information including the folk singer Cesaria Evora
and random Cape Verde women photos.
Strengthening Sexual Abuse Penalties
Violence against the women of Cape Verde has been the subject of public service media coverage in both government
and opposition controlled media. In December 1998, the Parliament revised the Penal Code, widening the scope of
the concept of sexual abuse and strengthening penalties.
The most relevant links we could find, placed here free
- Cape Verde women photos of Cesaria Evora, award winning folk singer, from Cape Verde to Paris. www.caboverde.com
- Completing the circle of service with Cape Verde women photos, Cape Verde, 8 February 2005. news.bahai.org
- Looking to meet someone in Cape Verde? Well you can find them here. www.adultsingles.com
Despite constitutional prohibitions against sex discrimination and provisions for full equality, with equal pay
for equal work, discrimination against women can still be found in Cape Verde. Although sometimes paid less than men for comparable work,
women are making modest inroads in the work. Though, some employers say that they prefer to hire men.
The Republic of Cape Verde
Life expectancy in Cape Verde is 70 years.
Of every 1,000 babies born alive in Cape Verde, 35 will die before their fifth birthdays.
Safe water is accessible to just 80% of the people of Cape Verde.
Illiteracy is a major problem in Africa, as is the disparity between men's and women's education. In Cape Verde,
86% of the men and just 69% of the women are literate.