Country Cabo Verde
Year 2013 - 2016
Type of Measure Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy
Form of Violence Trafficking

Brief Description


The National Immigration Action Plan (2013-2016) includes the following: (i) strategic result I - Migration Flow, foresees the improvement of the management of irregular migration and human trafficking. ii) strategic result II - Data and Research, a study is underway on Religious and Cultural Practices aimed at characterizing religious and cultural practices of different immigrant communities in Cabo Verde and how gender relations are structured within these practices; and (iii) strategic result V - Integration of Immigrants, issues such as female genital mutilation/cutting, early marriage and gender equality are to be addressed through Information, Education and Communication activities.

Source of Information

The National Immigration Action Plan (2013-2016) includes the following: (i) strategic result I - Migration Flow, foresees the improvement of the management of irregular migration and human trafficking. ii) strategic result II - Data and Research, a study is underway on Religious and Cultural Practices aimed at characterizing religious and cultural practices of different immigrant communities in Cabo Verde and how gender relations are structured within these practices; and (iii) strategic result V - Integration of Immigrants, issues such as female genital mutilation/cutting, early marriage and gender equality are to be addressed through Information, Education and Communication activities.