Mozambique increases its biodiversity protection efforts through a new project
May 25, 2018
Mozambique Government, in partnership with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF), launched a biodiversity protection project in Maputo to strengthen the conservation of endangered species in the country.
UNDP launches mobile application to help design campaigns to prevent violent extremism
Apr 19, 2018
Accra, Ghana – Tackling extremist narratives should ensure local voices are captured in developing counter narratives, according to a new mobile application developed by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with communications’ company Albany Associates.
Human Development Report affirms inclusive sustainable development
Dec 8, 2017
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP), and one of Mozambique’s major public institutions of higher learning, Universidade Pedagogica, on December 7, 2017 launched the Global Human Development Report, referent to 2016.
TICAD Ministerial Meeting in Maputo to assess progress made since 2016 Nairobi Summit
Aug 22, 2017
The Government of Mozambique will host a Ministerial Meeting of the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD), Thursday 24 August to Friday 25 August 2017 in Maputo, Mozambique. Co-organized by the Government of Japan, the United Nations Office of the Special Advisor on Africa, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the African Union Commission and the World Bank, the 12th Ministerial Meeting under the TICAD process takes place a year after the landmark TICAD VI Summit in Nairobi, Kenya.
Mozambique calls for a people-centered and planet-sensitive implementation of the mining policy
Mar 13, 2017
The Government of Mozambique and the United Nations (UN) rolled out the implementation plan of the Policy and Strategy for Mineral Resources (PERM) in an event that brought together participants from ministries and other government institutions, the UN, civil society, media, private sector, academia, and other partners.
The Secretary-General message on International Women’s Day
Mar 8, 2017
Secretary General on the International Women’s Day, 8 March, 2017.
A Continent of Hope; the UN Secretary-General on Africa
Feb 6, 2017
United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, in an article for Africa Renewal Online on February 3, gives his view of Africa, describing it as a Continent of Hope.
Sustainable Development Goals mean people bringing development to themselves – say Graça Machel
Nov 17, 2016
Mozambican social activist Graça Machel today defended that the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will only succeed if the most poverty striven populations are involved in the solutions that will help them attain development.
We need to adapt to the rapidly changing climate – says the UN Special Envoy on El Niño & Climate on a visit to Mozambique
Oct 28, 2016
The Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary-General for El Niño & Climate, Ambassador Macharia Kamau, visited Mozambique this week to highlight the urgent needs of 1.5 million people affected by the El Niño-related drought.
UN Secretary-general’s Special Envoy on el Niño and climate visits Mozambique
Oct 25, 2016
United Nations Special Envoy on El Niño & Climate Ambassador Macharia Kamau arrives in Mozambique today for a four-day visit to assess the situation of communities affected by El Niño-linked drought, as part of global advocacy and mobilisation efforts in response to the humanitarian emergency currently affecting dozens of countries around the world.