If you are a resident of Cabo Verde, you can apply for a Schengen visa at the Portuguese application center of CCV (Centro Comum de Vistos) in Praia.
I live in Cabo Verde
If you live in Cabo Verde, find out how to apply for a Schengen visa at Portugal's CCV (Centro Comum de Vistos) (information in Portuguese).
I don’t live in Cabo Verde
If you don’t live in Cabo Verde, you must apply for a visa for the Netherlands in the country where you live.
If you haven’t been back to your country of residence in the past 6 months or you didn’t know you would need to travel to the Netherlands when you left, you may be able to apply for a visa elsewhere.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.