Mozambique: Conflict, Extreme Weather Threaten Public Health in Cabo Delgado - Red Cross
[ICRC] Massive displacement in Cabo Delgado, Mozambique's northern province, has put an enormous strain on existing water and health facilities, some of which were previously damaged by extreme weather events. As a result, a concerning shortage of safe water, sanitation and health services is a looming threat to public health for displaced people and host communities. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 12, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Eye care chain Dr Agarwals plans to spend Rs 1,000 crore to expand presence
Dr Agarwals operates 100 eye hospitals, of which 86 are in India and the remaining in Africa. It has clinics in Mauritius, Mozambique, Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - October 9, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

CPD Mozambique [2017-2020] (DP/FPA/CPD/MOZ/9)
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Source: UNFPA News - October 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Said Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - 19 New Cases and No Deaths
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday reported a further 19 new cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 6, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

New Report Identifies Opportunities for Countries to Use Strategic Information to Build a Stronger Health Workforce
This report is an important reference for ministries of health around the world who are facing health worker shortages and seeking to better address using HRIS,” saysAndrew Brown, senior director of health workforce development at IntraHealth.“But it will also help all of us understand how we can work with governments, institutions, and nonprofits to better support the health workforce, as we are facing a shortage of almost 18 million health workers around the world.” (Source: IntraHealth International)
Source: IntraHealth International - October 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: kseaton Tags: Health workforce development & Systems Health Workers Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - Astrazeneca Vaccine Second Dose As From Tuesday
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican Health Ministry announced on Friday that people who have received the first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine against Covid-19 should, as from next Tuesday, go to the nearest vaccination post to receive their second and final dose. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 4, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - 31 New Cases and No Deaths
[AIM] Maputo -- According to the Mozambican health authorities on Saturday, for the second day running, Cabo Delgado, in the far north, was the only province where new cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease ran into double figures. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 3, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - 90 Per Cent Decline in Mortality
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities reported on Tuesday that this was the fourth consecutive day with no deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 22, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

West Africa: Malaria Consortium Conducts First Ever Study to Establish Acceptability and Feasibility of SMC Outside the Sahel
[Malaria Consortium] Malaria Consortium researchers, in collaboration with the National Malaria Control Programme in Mozambique, have undertaken a phased implementation study in Nampula province to understand if seasonal malaria chemoprevention (SMC) is a feasible and acceptable intervention to prevent malaria in children under five. The study also assesses the protective effect of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine (SP) and amodiaquine (AQ) when used for SMC, as well as investigating the levels of molecular markers of resistance of Pl (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - September 22, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - No Deaths for Third Consecutive Day
[AIM] Maputo -- On Monday, for the third consecutive day, the Mozambican health authorities reported no deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - Improvements in Key Indicators
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican Health Ministry on Thursday reported significant improvements in some of the key indicators for the Covid-19 pandemic, including the positivity rate, the number of hospitalisations and the number of active cases. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 18, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Viral Load Undetectable in Almost 80 Per Cent of HIV Patients
[AIM] Maputo -- About 80 per cent of patients undergoing Anti-Retroviral Therapy (HAART) in Maputo city have undetectable viral loads, according to a report in Thursday's issue of the Maputo daily "Noticias". (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - September 17, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - Weekend With No Deaths
[AIM] Maputo -- According to the Mozambican health authorities, no deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease were reported on either Saturday or Sunday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 14, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Over 3,000 Patients Under New TB Combined Therapy
[AIM] Maputo -- 3,413 patients across Mozambique are undertaking the new tuberculosis preventive therapy, coupling strong doses of isoniazid (H) and rifapentine (P), to prevent simple and non-contagious cases from worsening and increasing the number of infected people. (Source: AllAfrica News: Tuberculosis)
Source: AllAfrica News: Tuberculosis - September 10, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Mozambique: Health Service Receives Oxygen Concentrators
[AIM] Maputo -- The US government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has donated 15 state-of-the-art oxygen concentrators to assist Mozambique's efforts to increase oxygen supply in several health units. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 10, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Natural disasters, population displacement and health emergencies: multiple public health threats in Mozambique - Mugabe VA, Gudo ES, Inlamea OF, Kitron U, Ribeiro GS.
In early 2019, following the 2015-2016 severe drought, the provinces of Sofala and Cabo Delgado, Mozambique, were hit by Cyclones Idai and Kenneth, respectively. These were the deadliest and most destructive cyclones in the country's history. Currently, th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - 390 New Cases. Mostly in the North
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday reported 390 new cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, mostly in the north of the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Nyusi Urges Nampula Residents to Follow Covid-19 Prevention Measures
[AIM] Maputo -- Nampula (Mozambique), 7 Sep (AIM) - Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Monday deplored the current state of the fight against Covid-19, in the northern province of Nampula. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 7, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - Just Two Days Left in Current Vaccination Phase
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican Health Ministry on Monday warned that there are just two days to go before the end of the current phase of the national vaccination campaign against Covid-19, in which all those who have received one dose of the Chinese VeroCell vaccine should receive the second dose. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 7, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - 138 New Cases Reported
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Sunday reported 138 new cases of the respiratory disease Covid-19. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 6, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - 11 Deaths and 263 New Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday reported a further 263 cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease and 11 Covid-19 deaths. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 1, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson and Global Partners Announce Results from Phase 2b Imbokodo HIV Vaccine Clinical Trial in Young Women in Sub-Saharan Africa
This study is being conducted in the Americas and Europe where different strains of HIV are circulating. Given these differentiating factors and following consultations with the Mosaico study independent Data and Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB), it was decided that the Mosaico study will continue at this time. “We are extremely grateful to the women who volunteered for the Imbokodo study, and to our partners, including the people on the frontlines, all of whom are contributing every day to this enduring quest to make HIV history,” said Paul Stoffels, M.D., Vice Chairman of the Executive Committee and Chief Scien...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - August 31, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - Positivity Rate Lowest Since Mid-June
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities reported on Wednesday that the Covid-19 positivity rate detected in that day's tests had fallen to 10.6 per cent: in other words, almost nine out of ten people tested on Wednesday were not infected by the coronavirus that causes Covid-19. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 27, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - Is Focus of Pandemic Switching to the North?
[AIM] Maputo -- The latest figures from the Mozambican health authorities suggest that the main focus of the Covid-19 pandemic in the country has switched from the southern and central provinces to the north. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 26, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Southern African Migrants Excluded as COVID-19 Pandemic Grows
There are calls to include migrants and other vulnerable groups in the vaccine rollout programmes in the Southern Africa region. Credit: UNICEF/Nahom Tesfaye By Kevin HumphreyJohannesburg, South Africa, Aug 23 2021 (IPS) Migrants across the Southern Africa region are massively disadvantaged as they find themselves excluded from vaccine programmes – even when the global vaccine initiative COVAX often funds these programmes. This is the latest in a long list of struggles migrants have experienced since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Migrant is a catch-all word that includes a diverse set of people, including non-...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Kevin Humphrey Tags: Africa COVID-19 Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Migration & Refugees Population Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Women & Economy ‘Ending Child Marriage – Progress an Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - 694 New Cases and 13 Deaths
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Wednesday reported a further 13 deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease and 694 new cases. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: More Recoveries Than New Cases of Covid-19 Reported
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday again reported more recoveries from the Covid-19 respiratory disease than new cases and, as a result, the number of Covid-19 active cases is continuing to fall. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 18, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - 1,336 New Cases and 26 Deaths Over the Weekend
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities reported a further 1,336 cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease over the weekend - 931 on Saturday and 405 on Sunday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Third Wave of Pandemic Not Nearing Its End, Warns Nyusi
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Friday warned that, despite apparent stabilization in parts of the country, the third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic is still "far from its end". (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 13, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Fourth Day With More Recoveries Than New Covid-19 Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- According to the Mozambican health authorities, on Thursday more recoveries from Covid-19 were reported than new cases of the disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 13, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Health Minister Calls On Stakeholders to Boost HIV/Aids Response
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambican Minister of Health Armindo Tiago on Wednesday called on stakeholders in the health sector to strengthen preventive actions against HIV/AIDS so as to achieve progress towards universal access to prevention, care and treatment. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - August 13, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

A critical cartography of domestic violence policies in Mozambique - Jeth á E, Keygnaert I, Seedat M, Nhampoca J, Sidat M, Roelens K.
BACKGROUND: Domestic violence (DV) affects millions of people worldwide, especially women impacting their health status and livelihoods. To prevent DV and to improve the quality of victims' lives, Mozambican governmental and non-governmental entities are m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Mozambique: Half a Million Vaccine Doses Arrive
[AIM] Maputo -- A further 500,000 doses of the VeroCell vaccine, produced by the Chinese company Sinopharm, for the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, arrived in Maputo on Monday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 10, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: More Recoveries Than New Covid-19 Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Monday reported many more recoveries from the Covid-19 respiratory disease than new cases, thus bringing down the number of active Covid-19 cases. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 10, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - Another 34 Deaths
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Saturday announced a further 34 deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 9, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique insurgency: Key port retaken from insurgents - Rwanda
Mocímboa da Praia was the Islamist militants' last stronghold in northern Mozambique, Rwanda says. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - 1,611 New Cases and 12 Deaths
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Thursday reported a further 12 deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, and 1,611 new cases. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 6, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Vaccination No Substitute for Prevention
[AIM] Maputo -- Nampula (Mozambique), 5 Aug (AIM) - The governor of the northern Mozambican province of Nampula, Manuel Rodrigues, on Wednesday launched a vigorous appeal for all eligible citizens to register for vaccination against the Covid-19 respiratory disease, but warned that nobody should imagine that vaccination is a substitute for preventive measures. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 5, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: 4,466 Recoveries From Covid-19 Reported
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Wednesday reported a further 4,466 full recoveries from the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 5, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Nyusi Urges Mozambicans to Join Covid-19 Mass Vaccination Campaign
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday urged all eligible adult Mozambicans to join the National Mass Vaccination Campaign against Covid-19, intended to reduce greatly the number of serious cases of the disease, and of the hospitalisations and deaths caused by the pandemic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 4, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 Death Toll Reaches 1,500
[AIM] Maputo -- The number of deaths in Mozambique from the Covid-19 respiratory disease has now reached 1,500, according to a Tuesday press release from the Ministry of Health. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 4, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Almost 5,000 Covid-19 Recoveries Reported
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Monday reported 4,970 full recoveries from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, by far the largest number of recoveries reported in a single 24 hour period. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 4, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - 21 More Deaths and 1,774 New Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Thursday reported 1,774 new cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, and 21 deaths. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Largest Number of New Covid-19 Cases in a Day
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Wednesday reported a further 2,460 new cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, setting a new record for the largest number of cases diagnosed in a single 24 hour period. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Mozambique Receives a Million Doses of Covid-19 Vaccine
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambique's Deputy Health Minister, Lidia Cardoso, on Tuesday night received a million doses of Covid-19 vaccine, which arrived at Maputo International Airport on board an aircraft of Qatar Airways. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 28, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: New Record for Covid-19 Deaths
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday reported a further 34 deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease - the highest death toll in a single 24 hour period so far. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 28, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: The Gatekeepers of Mozambique's Community Seed Banks
[FAO] These food heroes are guardians of their villages' food security (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 28, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: No Shortage of Covid-19 Tests
[AIM] Maputo -- There is no shortage of Covid-19 tests in Mozambique, according to Ilesh Jani, Director of the National Health Institute (INS). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 27, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Over 2,200 Recoveries From Covid-19 Reported
[AIM] Maputo -- The number of people declared on Monday to have made a full recovery from the Covid-19 respiratory disease in Mozambique reached a record of 2,227, according to the Deputy National Director of Public Health, Benigna Matsinhe, addressing a Maputo press conference, (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 27, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Number of Covid-19 Hospitalisations Reaches New High Point
[AIM] Maputo -- On Friday, according to the latest statistics from the Mozambican Health Ministry, there were 511 people hospitalised with the Covid-19 respiratory disease - the highest figure since the start of the pandemic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 24, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news