[Cabo Verde Consulate-Boston] We have the honor of inviting you to a lecture by Her Excellency the Cabo Verdean Minister of Finances and Planning, Dr. Cristina Duarte.
Topic: Agenda of Transformation of Cabo Verde 2015-2030
Date and time: October 13, 2:00pm – 04:30pm* (Columbus Day)
Venue: Community Room, Consulate General, 300 Congress Street, 2nd Floor, Quincy, MA 02169.
This is a unique opportunity to listen to and debate with a member of the Cabo Verdean Administration well positioned on the topic, following the Second National Forum of Transformation of Cabo Verde, held in Praia, May 14-16, 2014.
Minister Duarte will pay particular attention to the participation of the Diaspora in the implementation of the said Agenda. For your reference, the documents that were produced within the scope of the above-mentioned National Forum can be found at www.caboverde2030.com.
As always, we look forward to your presence and participation.
Pedro Graciano Carvalho, Consul General
*Please arrive early. Event will start at exactly at 2:30PM
NOTE: If unable to attend please check us our website www.conscvboston.org or Facebook.com/ConsulateCaboVerde for live streaming of the event.
The Minister of Finances and Planning Dr. Cristina Duarte has a degree in Economy from the Universidade Técnica of Lisbon, Portugal, and an MBA
International from Arizona, USA.
Her career includes the following positions prior to becoming Minister of Finances in 2003: Manager of office of overseers of the Privatizations Project; Consultant for the UN Agriculture Fund; Consultant for the African Development Bank;
General Director for the Ministry of Rural Development and Fisheries; Vice President of Citibank, N.A, Angola.