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23 May 2019

UNFPA joins partners in the fight to prevent and treat obstetric fistula in Mozambique

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
The newborn, in the arms of one of the medical team members.

“Safe birth even here” Access to Emergency Obstetric and Neonatal Care in Emergency saves lives

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
Vaccination in Cabo Delgado - © UNFPA Moçambique/Natalia da Luz

Population of the Province of Cabo Delgado vaccinated against cholera

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

18 May 2019
UNFPA on mission in Mucojo, Cabo Delgado - ©UNFPA Mozambique/Conote Elias

Cyclone Kenneth: UNFPA supports health services in Mucojo

Mucojo - This week, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) participated in a mission to assess damages caused by Cyclone Kenneth * in Mucojo, in the province of Cabo Delgado. According to the... Read more

12 May 2019
Mozambican women learn activities in the 'Women-Friendly Space' - © UNFPA Moçambique / Alex Muianga 

Victims of Cyclone Idai develop skills in 'Women-Friendly Space'

Mutua - To support the reconstruction of the lives of women affected by cyclone Idai, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) develops a series of programs and activities such as "Women-Friendly... Read more

9 May 2019
Training of activists to work in areas affected by cyclone Idai - ©UNFPA Mozambique / Alex Muianga

UNFPA trains activists to work in regions affected by cyclone Idai

In Sofala, one of the provinces hit by cyclone Idai, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) carries out a series of activities to support the region's recovery process. Some of these actions... Read more

7 May 2019

UNFPA conducts activities to help victims of Cyclone Kenneth

Pemba - After Cyclone Kenneth, which hit Cabo Delgado, North of Mozambique, on April 25, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is visiting affected areas to serve women and girls. "We are here... Read more

5 May 2019

Midwives without borders: Empowerment & action in humanitarian crisis… beyond the clinic walls

From serving the women of their own country… to serving the world. Two young African midwifery leaders – from Burkina Faso and Chad – passionately apply their skills and energy to improve the lives... Read more

4 May 2019

"It was very difficult, but I could not give up," said midwife who assisted three deliveries during Cyclone Idai

'Midwives play a key role in the arrival of a new life. Celebrated on 5 May, the International Day of the Midwife reminds us about the importance of these women who save mothers and babies. This date... Read more

2 May 2019

Mozambique Ministry of Interior, with support from UNFPA, develops an application to manage cases of Gender-Based Violence

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Mozambique is supporting the Ministry of Interior to develop a digital platform, InfoViolencia, for registration, management, and control of Gender-Based... Read more