Cape Verde: #1 Startup Ecosystem in the PALOP (2024)

Cape Verde: #1 Startup Ecosystem in the PALOP (2024)

Cape Verde Startup Ecosystem The African island nation of Cabo Verde, located off Africa’s western shores, is gaining attention as the next hotspot for startups. Remarkably, the country, with its natural, cultural, and economic splendor, has become the lighthouse of innovation in the region. In this article, we analyze how Cape Verde has become the […]

Web Summit 2023: Exclusive Interview with Chuva, a Prominent Cape Verde Startup

Chuva Start Up - Web Summit

Business ideas coming from the Cape Verde islands at Web Summit 2023 According to Danila Silva, the software development company recognised a market need. Among the various IT companies with which they co-operate, a lot of effort is wasted on menial tasks and only about 40% of the time is actually properly utilized. Writing code […]

Is Cape Verde Safe to Visit in 2024? + 7 Safety Tips

Cape Verde Safe 2023

Key takeaways from this article: The Cape Verde islands are extremely safe to visit, especially when compared to many other African countries; however, we recommend taking the usual precautions to protect your valuables. Be extra careful when heading into crowded areas, as these areas may be frequented by pickpockets. Travelling solo as a woman is […]

Balancing the Busy Life: 14 Healthy Habits for Digital Nomads

Healthy Habits for Digital Nomads 2023

 Key takeaways from this article: Short on time? Here are some key takeaways from this blog: Exercise to your schedule. Quality sleep = full reset. Remember to stay hydrated. Eat unprocessed foods. Aim for better posture. Take active breaks. Prioritise your health. Check for recommended vaccinations. Keep an eye on sunlight exposure. Manage stress. Write […]

São Vicente Island: Digital Nomad Guide

Your digital nomad guide to Sao Vicente.

Digital nomad guide to São Vicente: Key takeaways Mindelo is the only city in São Vicente and is home to many important cultural festivals. You can fly or take the ferry to reach São Vicente. Café culture thrives here, there are plenty of places for you to try out! Don’t forget to head to the […]

How to Get a Cape Verde SIM Card (2024 Guide)

Cape Verde SIM Card 2023

Key takeaways from this article: There are two major SIM card suppliers in Cape Verde – Alou (former CVMóvel until 2023) & Unitel T+. You can purchase SIM cards from multiple locations on the popular islands, such as at the airport on Sal island. There is good coverage across most of the islands, however if […]

Applications for Cabo Verde Digital Scholarship open until 23 January

Cabo Verde Digital

“Cape Verde’s digital transformation is our priority”.  Milton Cabral – Cabo Verde Digital To date, the Cabo Verde Digital scholarship has presented encouraging results. CV Digital provided financial support for around 150 young entrepreneurs and 83 projects in the first three editions of the program. The Cabo Verde Digital Scholarship will support at least an additional […]