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Cabo Verde: Solar panels help communities adapt to drought

1 May 2019, Medium

Drought is threatening the livelihoods of farmers in Cabo Verde. UNDP has developed local drought and flood vulnerability maps, installed solar panels for water pumping, and set up additional water tanks, allowing farmers to send their kids to school despite the current conditions.


    National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Serviço Nacional de Protecção Civil (SNPC)
  • Website: http://www.snpc.cv
  • Contact:Major, Directeur du Plan, Operations et Telecommunications
  • Phone:+238 991 7336


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Serviço Nacional de Protecção Civil (SNPC)
  • Website: http://www.snpc.cv
  • Contact:Major, Directeur du Plan, Operations et Telecommunications
  • Phone:+238 991 7336
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