You are here

News

21 November 2019
News

Case Management training in Pemba

A total of 12 Social Workers from Pemba, Ibo, Metuge and Quissanga districts in Cabo Delgado took part in a two-day  Case Management training held at Rafael Hotel in Pemba from 20 to 21 November 2019... Read more

21 November 2019
News

Women and Girls empowered in Chuiba Transit Center

Chuiba Transit Center is located approximately 7 Kilometers from Pemba City. Nearly 66 families and over 339 people live in the center. Members of the Provincial Directorate of Gender speaking to... Read more

29 October 2019
News

Mentors Equipped to Counter Violence against Women and Girls

“Rapariga Biz”, a progamme led by the Mozambican Government and supported by several United Nations agencies, including UNFPA, trains secondary school girls to serve as mentors to their peers and to... Read more

11 October 2019
News

Supporting efforts to create an unstoppable force of empowered Mozambican girls

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
News

“I couldn’t recognize my own face anymore.” Empowered to repossess her identity.

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
News

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
News

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
Statement

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
Statement

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
News

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

Pages