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Global notebooks I – Mozambique

Opinion article of the International Relations Coordinator from Mozambique, the first destination of a mission that will take him to Ecuador, Bolivia and Bosnia. Reflections on health as a right and health as a result of both national and international politics and decisions
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For a life free of gender violence in Mozambique

We’ve been working for more than two years hand in hand with Forum Mulher, the biggest network of bodies fighting for women’s rights and particularly against gender violence in Mozambique.
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Idai Cyclone in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi – Condolence Message

It is esteemated that 1.7 million people have been directly affected by the cyclone's passage, which is already considered one of the worst climate disasters in the two latest decades in South-Western Africa.
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New Action Plan for Health Promotion in Cabo Delgado (Mozambique)

In Cabo Delgado - Mozambique, we are giving support to the Provincial Health Directorate (DPS-CD) in developing an essential tool for the promotion of health in the Province: The Action Plan for Health Promotion.
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Documentary La Fiebre del Oro ( Gold Fever)

Dear friends, we have our new audiovisual production, the documentary “La Fiebre del Oro“, recorded in the mining area of Cabo Delgado (Mozambique). We have done it with Kanaki Films (with whom we already did “A Luta Continua”) and it is funded by the
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The awakening of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the World Bank and the WHO?

“Money alone is not the answer [… ] Strong primary health care is capable of meeting the vast majority of communities’ diverse health needs.” – PHCPI Strategy. Last September 2015, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the World Bank and the World Health Organization (WHO
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“A luta continua” Wins a Number of Awards at International Festivals

The documentary film “A luta continua”, shot in Mozambique and produced by Kanaki Films, goes on collecting awards at film showcases, festivals and cinema forums. In July the documentary won the Special Award for the “Best Short Film: Recommended for Schools” at the “U
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Strengthening the Primary Health Care Management Competencies of the Maputo City Council in Mozambique

Mozambique ranks third from last in terms of the UNDP’s Human Development Index 2014. Maputo is the country’s capital and its largest city: it gathers circa 40% of the Mozambique urban population and represents 20.2% of the country’s GDP. Since the passing of the Act 2
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Improving Pharmaceutical Drugs Management in Maputo, Mozambique

One of the key elements in a health system is sound management, that’s the reason why we are working on the strengthening of the capacities of the institutions responsible for the management and the planning of primary healthcare services in Mozambique (and in the rest of co
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Fighting for PHC in Mozambique: is it possible to defend something one lacks?

A few months ago, in a conversation with Dr. Helder Martins, former Mozambican Minister of Health, he commented that Primary Health Care (PHC) does not exist in Mozambique. He argued that, contrary to what happened during the first years after independence, the health system
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