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.
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.
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.
Mozambique commits to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals
Oct 24, 2016
The Government of Mozambique today expressed its commitment to ensure that achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by the set target date of 2030.
United Nations Mozambique celebrate Staff Day 2016
Oct 24, 2016
United Nations Mozambique celebrate Staff Day 2016.
UNDP Mozambique to Start a Project on HIV intervention for Young Key Populations
Oct 3, 2016
The project is part of the “Leave No One Behind” regional initiative of the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs which also funds two other consortia led by the International Organization in Migration (IOM) and the International AIDS Alliance, and will be implemented through a consortium composed of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the African Men for Sexual Health and Rights (AMSHeR) and the Health Economics and AIDS Research Department of the University of Kwa Zulu Natal.
Industrialization and diversification key to reverse decline caused low commodity prices
May 17, 2016
The objective of the seminar was to reflect on the situation of the Extractive Industries and propose a way forward that would make them sustainable and benefit all.
Mozambique among first States that signed new Climate Change Agreement
Apr 23, 2016
Mozambique is among the first States that have signed the Paris Agreement and deposited their instrument of ratification at the Ceremony for the Opening for Signature, on 22 April 2016.
Mozambique Government declares ´red alert’ to severe drought
Apr 13, 2016
The Mozambique Government on April 12 declared a 90 day “red alert” period because of the severe drought affecting the southern and central regions of the country leaving about 1.5 million people at severe risk of food insecurity. The announcement was made through the local media following a Council of Ministers weekly session.