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6 June 2019
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NORCAP is aware of UNFPA actions targeting victims of Cyclone Idai
Dondo - This week, a team from the Norwegian Refugee Council (NORCAP) was in Mozambique to visit programs and emergency response interventions for victims of cyclone Idai *. Between 3 and 5 June, the... Read more
28 May 2019
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When Cyclone Idai hit Mozambique on the 14 March, more than 1.8 million people were affected, including around 438,000 women of reproductive age. That is thousands of women and girls that will have... Read more
26 May 2019
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Women are attended in makeshift halls after the destruction of the maternity ward in Macomia - ©UNFPA Mozambique/Natalia da Luz
To assist the Macomia maternity ward, located in one of the areas most affected by Cyclone Kenneth, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has installed health tents to support work done at the... Read more
25 May 2019
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On a visit to Mozambique last week, Swedish Minister of International Development Cooperation, Peter Eriksson, visited the Mandrusi resettlement center, 40 minutes from Beira city, Sofala province.... Read more
25 May 2019
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Beira - A delegation from Sweden, including the Minister of International Development Cooperation, Peter Eriksson, attended a meeting with activists, family members and mentors of the Rapariga Biz... Read more
24 May 2019
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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia—UNFPA, the United Nations sexual and reproductive health agency, recommitted to the revolutionary decision taken at the 1994 International Conference on Population and... Read more
23 May 2019
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On 23 May, the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula draws attention to a condition affecting women worldwide, especially in developing countries. In Mozambique, it is estimated that more than 2... Read more
23 May 2019
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UNFPA Mozambique organized and participated in several events to commemorate the International Day for the End of Obstetric Fistula, today (May 23, 2019). UNFPA joined the Ministry of Health in the... Read more
22 May 2019
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The newborn, in the arms of one of the medical team members.
As part of the response to the Cyclone Idai disaster, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) provides support to ensure access to lifesaving reproductive health (RH) services for the affected... Read more
19 May 2019
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Vaccination in Cabo Delgado - © UNFPA Moçambique/Natalia da Luz
On 16 May, the province of Cabo Delgado, in Mozambique, started a cholera vaccination campaign. The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) works to ensure that every pregnancy is safe and guides... Read more

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