432-i. Review of draft ESIA for cruise terminal - Cape Verde

The Facility for Infrastructure Development (ORIO), of the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO.nl), requested the NCEA to advise on the quality of the draft Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) report. Additionally, the project related ORIO Application Form and the Mindelo, Cape Verde Comprehensive Cruise Market Assessment, to which the ESIA refers, were also made available to the NCEA. 

Advisory reports and other documents

28 Sep 2015: Memorandum
2015-17 Review Cruise Terminal Cape Verde

Significant details

The Cape Verdean Ministry of Infrastructures, Transports and Telecommunications, represented by its executive vehicle ENAPOR, has proposed a project with the objective to contribute to national economic growth by developing Cape Verde as an attractive cruise destination. The project comprises the realisation of a dedicated cruise ship terminal and auxiliary facilities in the port of Porto Grande at Mindelo, on the island of Sao Vicente, and the development of the local tourist industry (local offer of touristic products) in Sao Vincente and St. Antão. The Ministry of Infrastructures, Transports and Telecommunications has applied to the Dutch ORIO facility for project funding. A draft ESIA report was submitted to ORIO in April 2015. 


Parties involved

Members of the working group

Mr G.C. de Jong
Mr H.R.J. van Maanen

Technical secretary: Mr R.A.M. Post

Further details

Country: Cape Verde

Last modified: 15 Apr 2019