Regional project on inclusive education (Cape Verde)

Good practices in inclusive education of children with disabilities in Cape Verde

Implementing organisations

Implemented in partnership with Handicap International, national Disabled People‘s Organisations (DPOs), the Cape Verdean Federation of Associations of People with Disabilities (FECAD), the General Directorate of Social Solidarity and the Secretariat for Disability (Ministry of Youth, Employment and Human Resources Development), the University of Cape Verde and public institutions involved in disability issues.  


Santiago, São Vicente, Fogo and Brava Islands 

Overview of the project

The good practice study was carried out in order to promote practical recommendations on how to include children with disabilities in regular primary and secondary education in Cape Verde based on first-hand experiences.. Underpinning this objective is the goal to promote the effective implementation of article 24 of the CRPD in Cape Verde. 

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