The EU Ambassador to Cabo Verde, Carla Grijó, presented letters of credence to the President of the Republic of Cabo Verde, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, on 10 September 2021.
During the official ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Praia, Ambassador Carla Grijó highlighted the long-standing relationship, friendship and partnership between the European Union and the Republic of Cabo Verde. A Special Partnership between European Union and Cabo Verde is successfully implemented since 2007.
Cabo Verde is indeed a special partner for the European Union. We have a strong and historic relationship based on constant political dialogue and significant and long-standing cooperation in many different areas.