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Outline of Cape Verde

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Outline of Cape Verde

The location of Cape Verde
A relief map of the Republic of Cape Verde

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Cape Verde:

Cape Verdesovereign country located on an archipelago in the Macaronesia ecoregion of the North Atlantic Ocean, off the western coast of Africa.[1] The previously uninhabited islands were discovered and colonized by the Portuguese in the 15th century (though there may have been earlier discoveries), and attained independence in 1975.

General reference

A basic map of Cape Verde

Geography of Cape Verde

An enlargeable topographic map of Cape Verde


Environment of Cape Verde

A satellite image of Cape Verde

Natural geographic features of Cape Verde

Regions of Cape Verde

Main article: Regions of Cape Verde

Administrative divisions of Cape Verde

Main article: Administrative divisions of Cape Verde
Municipalities of Cape Verde

Demography of Cape Verde

Main article: Demographics of Cape Verde

Government and politics of Cape Verde

Main article: Politics of Cape Verde

Branches of government

Executive branch of the government of Cape Verde

Legislative branch of the government of Cape Verde

Judicial branch of the government of Cape Verde

Foreign relations of Cape Verde

International organization membership

Cape Verde is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Cape Verde

Military of Cape Verde

Cape Verdian coast guard ship Tainha (P 262)
Main article: Military of Cape Verde

History of Cape Verde

Main article: History of Cape Verde

Culture of Cape Verde

Main article: Culture of Cape Verde

Art in Cape Verde

Sports in Cape Verde

Economy and infrastructure of Cape Verde

Locals collecting sea salt from the salt flats on the island of Maio
Main article: Economy of Cape Verde

Education in Cape Verde

Main article: Education in Cape Verde

Health in Cape Verde

See also


  1. ^ a b
  2. ^ The only glaciers in Africa are on Mt Kenya (in Kenya), on Kilimanjaro (in Tanzania), and in the Ruwenzori Mountains (which are located in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo). See Proceedings of the Riederalp Workshop, September 1978; Actes de l'Atelier de Riederalp, septembre 1978): IAHS-AISH Publ. no. 126, 1980.

External links

  • Government of Cape Verde (Portuguese)
  • National Assembly of Cape Verde (Portuguese)
  • Outline of Cape Verde travel guide from Wikivoyage
  • Outline of Cape Verde at DMOZ
  • Cape Verde entry at The World Factbook
  • Cape Verde - BBC Country Profile
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