Praia, April 28 (Inforpress) – The President of the Republic, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, defended Thursday that the “Saniculau na Praia” should contribute to the development of the island, considering that “unfortunately” is one of the islands that has suffered most from regional asymmetries.
“Saniculau na Praia” intends to go much further than the celebration. It is not only intended to celebrate, remember, contemplate, but also contribute to the development of the Sao Nicolau island, which unfortunately is one of the islands that has suffered most from the great regional asymmetries,” said the head of State.
The highest magistrate of the Nation defended this position during the opening ceremony of the “Mais Por Sao Nicolau” forum, in the context of the event called “Saniclau na Praia”, organized by Son’s of Sao Nicolau residents in Santiago Island, which runs until Saturday at n the capital of the country.
Jorge Carlos Fonseca, who took the island of Chiquinho as one of the islands that have suffered most from the “great regional asymmetries”, recalled that he has always advocated that measures of positive discrimination should be adopted in order to provide the least disadvantaged regions with the necessary conditions to take advantage of their potential.
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