Source: World Health Organization (WHO) - Mozambique |

Providing Critical Health and Hygiene Services to Mozambique’s Conflict-Affected Communities

According to an assessment by World Health Organization (WHO), around 27% of the province’s health facilities have been destroyed

Celestina Ceverano lives in Ntocota, a village in Metuge District in Mozambique’s northern Cabo Delgado Province, which has been ravaged by armed violence since October 2017. This has led to the internal displacement of nearly a million people and caused widespread disruption to health and humanitarian services. According to an…

Source: Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) |

Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA) Strengthens Agricultural Production Infrastructure in Mozambique

The project for the installation of the seedling greenhouse with a production capacity of 175.000 seedlings was carried out by TİKA in cooperation with the Agriculture and Industry Institute in Moamba

Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA), in cooperation with the Agriculture and Industry Institute in Moamba and the Directorate of Social Affairs in Maputo, carried out the “Project for the Installation of the Greenhouse for Seedling Production”. Although 45% of the surface area of Mozambique is suitable for agricultural activities,…

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Source: African Development Bank Group (AfDB) |

Mozambique: African Development Bank approves €125 million loan for hydroelectric power producer to modernize production system

The package comprises up to €100 million from the African Development Bank and up to €25 million from the Africa Growing Together Fund

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (www.AfDB.org) has approved a loan package not exceeding €125 million to Hidroeléctrica de Cahora Bassa (HCB) in Mozambique to support its Vital Capex program aimed at modernizing the company’s electricity production system. HCB, the largest Independent Power Producer (IPP) in…

Source: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) |

Displaced people join efforts to adapt to climate change in Mozambique

With UNHCR’s help, refugees and internally displaced people hit by cyclones are building new homes that can withstand the impacts of climate change

Mozambique is one of the countries most vulnerable to climate change. In recent years, changing weather patterns have seen extreme weather events such as cyclones, tropical storms, floods and drought become more frequent and intense. In March 2019, Cyclone Idai, struck Mozambique, as well as Malawi and Zimbabwe, followed in…

Source: U.S. Embassy in Mozambique |

The United States Joins the Mozambique Education Support Fund

The Fund focuses on a number of issues jointly identified by the Government of Mozambique and donors

The U.S. Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), became a formal partner in the Mozambique Education Support Fund (Fundo de Apoio ao Sector da Educação, FASE) to further support the Ministry of Education and Human Development (MINEDH) carry out its 10-year Education Sector Strategic Plan.  This…

Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF) |

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board Concludes the First Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for the Republic of Mozambique

The Board also completed the financing assurances review and approved the authorities’ request for modification of conditionality

The IMF Executive Board completed the first review under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement for Mozambique, providing the country with access to SDR 45.44 million (about US$59.26 million); The three-year ECF arrangement aims to support the economic recovery, reduce public debt and financing vulnerabilities, and foster higher and more…

Source: Médecins sans frontières (MSF) |

Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) condemns killing of Beira sex workers and calls for their safety

Two sex workers who were part of MSF's programme killed, raising fear and barriers to healthcare

Following a series of brutal murders seemingly targeting women in the city of Beira, Mozambique, medical humanitarian organisation Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) expresses shock and alarm at the killing of two sex workers who were part of MSF's community programme with key populations, which include sex workers, men-who-have-sex-with-men…

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Source: U.S. Embassy in Mozambique |

United States (U.S.) Embassy and Civil Society Organizations Partner to Make Elections More Accessible

This initiative builds on previous U.S. Government support to strengthen the capacity of democratic institutions during elections

During the visit of U.S. Special Advisor for International Disabilities Rights, Sara Minkara, to Maputo, the U.S. Embassy signed grants with three civil society organizations that will contribute to making participation in Mozambique’s elections more accessible for people with disabilities. “Inclusive and accessible elections are key component of a healthy…

Source: U.S. Department of State |

United States: Special Advisor on International Disability Rights Minkara’s Trip to Mozambique

Mozambique is a partner country for the U.S. Strategy to Prevent Conflict and Promote Stability

Special Advisor on International Disability Rights Sara Minkara will travel to Maputo, Mozambique, November 16-18 to meet with government officials, civil society leaders, university students, members of the business community, and international organization representatives. Mozambique is a partner country for the U.S. Strategy to Prevent Conflict and Promote Stability, and Special Advisor Minkara’s visit…

Source: U.S. Embassy in Mozambique |

United States Embassy and Eduardo Mondlane University Celebrate 30 Years of Cooperation

More than 1,500 Mozambicans from all 11 provinces have benefitted from academic and professional exchange programs in the United States

U.S. Ambassador Peter H. Vrooman and Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM) Rector Dr. Manuel Guilherme Junior inaugurated an American Shelf at the UEM Student Center to provide educational advising and information about learning English for university students and faculty. In celebration of more than 30 years of cooperation between the two institutions,…