The Mozambican health authorities diagnosed 9.4 million cases of malaria in the first nine months of this year, according to Health Minister Armindo Tiago. This was an increase of 20 per cent on the 7.8 million cases diagnosed in the same period in 2021.
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has warned that it has only received US$18.1 million for its life-saving services for women and children in Mozambique affected by conflict, Cyclone Gombe, and Tropical Storm Ana.
More than 102,000 animals were counted – the most ever – by Mozambique's Gorongosa National Park Science Department during its October 2022 aerial wildlife count. The 12,000 square kilometres of lush landscape and natural habitats make of the park a national treasure.
Mozambique has officially started exporting liquefied natural gas (LNG) produced in the country's restive north, President Filipe Nyusi said on Sunday (Nov 13). It is the first shipment of gas under a long-term purchase and sale contract with British giant BP.
This is a summary of what was said by Antonella D'Aprile, WFP's Country Director in Mozambique - to whom quoted text may be attributed - at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. GENEVA - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is today warning that it will be forced to suspend its life-saving assistance to one million people - at the peak of the hunger season in February - unless additional funding is urgently received.
“I come from Mozambique where 60% of the population live along the coast. And we have cyclones every year, they’re becoming more intense. I have seen communities three years after cyclone Idai in 2019 they are still trying to recover”. Solani Mhlando WWF's Mozambique country director