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24 September 2019

Great-Grandma Fatima

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

Prosperity for an empowered woman

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

Humanitarian women protect human rights, ensure dignity and give people hope

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

My Body, My Life, My World! – a brand new rallying cry for the SDG generation.

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

2 August 2019

DPGCAS Social Workers equipped to prevent gender-based violence

During the monitoring and support visit to the Grudia Community women-friendly space yesterday, August 1, Dr. Natália Rosa, Director of Gender at the Provincial Directorate of Gender, Child, and... Read more

13 July 2019
Secretary-General visits the Women-Friendly Space in a Resettlement Center ©UNFPA Moçambique/Alex Muianga

UN Secretary-General addresses women affected by cyclone Idai

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

Want to improve women’s lives and countries’ prospects for prosperity? Expand contraceptive choice. Her life. Her choice. Our future.

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

Official Launch of Junt@s Application

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

Official Launch of the DIKA Application

“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

23 June 2019
Diana Respreto, UNFPA humanitarian coordinator and Irish Aid representative Cathal Reidy

Representatives from various organizations visit UNFPA services for the victims of Cyclone Idai

On Friday (21), humanitarian aid organizations visited Dondo district to learn about actions and interventions of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) for reproductive health and the fight... Read more