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11 October 2019
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Opinion-Editorial in commemoration of International Day of the Girl Child Andrea M. Wojnar, UNFPA Mozambique, Resident Representative  In Mozambique, rates of child marriage are high — one in three... Read more
25 September 2019
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Maputo, Mozambique - Ana Maria* (30) suffered psychological, emotional, and physical abuse from her husband for years and still feels distressed when she looks in the mirror or sees a picture of... Read more
24 September 2019
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Maria de Fátima Francisco is 60 years old and has 3 children. She lost her husband when she was still young. Very early in her life, her mother taught her how to make flower pots.  Fatima´s clay pots... Read more
17 September 2019
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Sandra Elsa Jaime is 28 years old and has 3 children that she cares for on her own.  Sandra lived in the lowest area along the Buzi river and was recently resettled in Machiquile 1 in Guaraguara. ... Read more
19 August 2019
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Humanitarian Day, As we mark World Humanitarian Day, UNFPA salutes those who respond to crises around the world. This year, we call... Read more
12 August 2019
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on International Youth Day 12 August. From their communities to their capital cities, young people everywhere are demanding their rights, as... Read more
13 July 2019
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Secretary-General visits the Women-Friendly Space in a Resettlement Center ©UNFPA Moçambique/Alex Muianga
On Friday, UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, visited regions affected by Cyclone Idai * to monitor progress and challenges in the reconstruction process in Mozambique after being hit by two... Read more
11 July 2019
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Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Population Day   Women have a right to make their own decisions about whether, when and how often to become pregnant. That right was... Read more
2 July 2019
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Last Thursday - June 27, 2019, Mães Amigas Ltda, in partnership with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), launched an application called Junt@s in the Orange Corners at Kwame Nkrumah Avenue... Read more
28 June 2019
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“It is more important than ever to have young people at the table, bringing their perspectives and ideas,” emphasized Andrea Wojnar, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Mozambique, Resident... Read more

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