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

Mozambique: 2.5 Million Doses of Covid-19 Vaccine to Arrive On Monday
[AIM] Maputo -- The first batch of the 11 million doses of vaccine against Covid-19 promised by Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on 15 July will arrive in the country next Monday, according to Health Minister Armindo Tiago. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 23, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: New Record for Number of New Covid-19 Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Thursday reported a new record for the number of cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease diagnosed in a single 24 hour period. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 23, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - 20 Deaths and 1,224 New Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday reported a further 20 deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease, and 1,224 new cases. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 21, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Cabo Delgado Needs 12,000 Tonnes of Food a Month
[AIM] Maputo -- The northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado needs at least 12,000 tonnes of food a month to cater for the requirements of hundreds of thousands of people displaced from their homes by islamist terrorists, according to Cesar Tembe, national director of the prevention and mitigation division of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Institute (INGD). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 21, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Mozambican Hospitals Under Increasing Strain
[AIM] Maputo -- The third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic is putting increasing strains on the capacity of Mozambican hospitals, the Deputy National Director of Public Health, Benigna Matsinhe, warned on Monday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 21, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Number of Active Covid-19 Cases Hits New Record
[AIM] Maputo -- According to the latest statistics from the Mozambican health authorities, the number of active cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease reached the record figure of 19,923 on Friday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 17, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Government Acquires 11 Million Vaccine Doses
[AIM] Maputo -- In his address to the nation on Thursday night, Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi announced that the government has acquired 11 million more doses of vaccine against Covid-19, which should reach the country by the end of August. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - Nyusi Announces Further Restrictive Measures
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday night announced a series of new restrictive measures intended to halt the spread of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, and prevent any possible collapse of the Mozambican health system. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: New Record for Daily Covid-19 Death Toll
[AIM] Maputo -- According to the latest statistics from the Mozambican health authorities, Thursday saw a new record set for the number of deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease in a single 24 hour period. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Members of Olympic Delegation Test Positive for Covid-19
[AIM] Maputo -- Three members of the Mozambican delegation to the Tokyo Olympic Games have tested positive for the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease, according to a statement from the Mozambique Olympic Committee (COM). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - Another 20 Deaths and 1,543 New Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Wednesday reported a further 20 deaths from the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 16, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Manica Institutes Stop Teaching Due to Covid-19
[AIM] Maputo -- Chimoio (Mozambique), 14 Jul (AIM) - Two higher education institutions in the central Mozambican province of Manica have temporarily stopped face-to-face classes because of the spread of the Covid-19 respiratory disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 14, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Number of Covid-19 Deaths Exceeds 1,000
[AIM] Maputo -- The number of deaths in Mozambique from the Covid-19 respiratory disease has now passed the symbolic mark of 1,000, according to the health authorities. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 14, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Health Minister Calls for Collective Efforts to Meet HIV Goal
[AIM] The Minister of Health, Armindo Tiago, on 8 July stressed the need for stakeholders at all levels to redouble their efforts and commitment to ensure attainment of the goals enshrined in the HIV/AIDS 5th National Strategic Plan (PEN V), for the 2021/25 period, through improved approaches and implementation. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - July 14, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Mozambique: World Food Programme Warns Cabo Delgado Is Facing Hunger
[AIM] The United Nations' World Food Programme (WFP) on 5 July warned that, without urgent funding, one of the world's fasting growing displacement of people, in northern Mozambique, risks becoming a hunger emergency. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 14, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Vaccines Purchased By Private Sector Arrive in Maputo
[AIM] Mozambique on 30 June received 500,000 doses of vaccine against the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease, purchased by 318 private companies. The companies were mobilised under the initiative "United for Vaccination against Covid-19" (Univax). The companies intend to use most of the vaccines to immunise their workforce and their relatives and to donate 139,000 doses to the Ministry of Health for its general vaccination campaign. This consignment consists of the VeroCell vaccin (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 13, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 Vaccines Received From France and Portugal
[AIM] The French and Portuguese governments on 5 July delivered 158,000 doses of vaccine against the Covid-19 respiratory disease to Mozambique. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 13, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Third Wave of Covid-19 Hits Mozambique
[AIM] Health authorities have announced that on 10 July the Covid-19 pandemic broke two sinister records - for the number of new cases diagnosed in a single 24 hour period, and for the number of people hospitalised with the disease at any one time. On that day, 1,686 people were found to be infected with the coronavirus that causes Covid-19, surpassing the earlier record set 6 July when 1,458 people were diagnosed with the coronavirus. The worst day before this month was 29 January, with 1,275 cases. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 13, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Public Service Inspectors to Enforce Covid-19 Measures
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambique's National Inspectorate of Economic Activities (INAE) has urged the general inspectors of the Public Service to join enforcement efforts intended to secure strict compliance with the restrictive measures to prevent the transmission of the Covid-19 pandemic across the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 13, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Number of New Covid-19 Cases Doubles in a Week
[AIM] Maputo -- The number of new cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease recorded in Mozambique has doubled in the space of a week, according to the National Director of Public Health, Rosa Marlene. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 13, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

With COVID-19 heralding possible fertility changes, leaders must urgently support women ’s rights and choices
CHISINAU, Moldova/TETE PROVINCE, Mozambique/CARACAS, Venezuela –“I don’t want to be scared anymore,” 26-year-old Maira Opikuko told UNFPA in Zulia, Venezuela. “I already have six children. I don’t want to have any more children.”  (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - July 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund Source Type: news

Mozambique: WFP Warns Cabo Delgado Facing Hunger Emergency
[AIM] London -- The United Nations' World Food Programme (WFP) on Monday warned that, without urgent funding, one of the world's fasting growing displacement of people, in northern Mozambique, risks becoming a hunger emergency. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 7, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - Worst Day So Far for Mozambique
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities on Tuesday announced 1,458 new cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, making this Mozambique's worst day so far, since the start of the pandemic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 7, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 Vaccines Received From France and Portugal
[AIM] Maputo -- The French and Portuguese governments on Monday delivered 158,000 doses of vaccine against the Covid-19 respiratory disease to Mozambique. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 7, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention Up in African Region
TUESDAY, July 6, 2021 -- In the Chókwè District of Mozambique, the prevalence of circumcision was 90.2 percent among males aged 15 to 24 years in 2019, while prevalence remained lower among older age groups, according to research... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 6, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Walkability and the Right to the city: a snapshot critique of pedestrian space in Maputo, Mozambique - Massingue SA, Oviedo D.
On the premise of transport inequality, urban mobility and the production of pedestrian space, this research explores pedestrians (im)mobility in Maputo, Mozambique's capital city, as a means of unravelling deeper-rooted issues of societal inequality. Borr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Mozambique: Sharp Rise in New Covid-19 Cases
[AIM] Maputo -- According to the latest figures from the Mozambican health authorities, over 25 per cent of all those tested on Thursday for the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease provided to be infected. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 2, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Coronavirus Positivity Rates Rise Sharply
[AIM] Maputo -- According to the Mozambican health authorities, well over a quarter of those tested on Wednesday were positive for the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease, and in the two central provinces of Tete and Manica, over half of those tested were carrying the virus. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 1, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Vaccines Purchased By Private Sector Arrive in Maputo
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambique received on Wednesday 500,000 doses of vaccine against the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease, purchased by 318 private companies. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 1, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Prevalence of Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision for HIV Infection Prevention - Ch ó kw è District, Mozambique, 2014-2019
This report describes how the prevalence of male circumcision increased in Ch ó kw è District in southern Mozambique. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - July 1, 2021 Category: American Health Tags: Healthy Living HIV Prevention HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS and STDs MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Source Type: news

Mozambique: Inae Enforcing Covid-19 Regulation in Maputo
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambique's National Inspectorate of Economic Activities (INAE) has closed two commercial establishments and suspended eight others for violating Covid-19 preventive measures in Maputo city and province. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 Cases Continue to Rise
[AIM] Maputo -- The Covid-19 positivity rate (the percentage of people tested who are carrying the coronavirus that causes the disease) is on the increase across Mozambique, particularly in the Greater Maputo area, and in Tete and Sofala provinces, warned Sergio Chicumbe, the Director of Surveys at the National Health Institute (INS) on Monday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: President Nyusi Warns Third Wave of Covid-19 Has Struck
[AIM] President Filipe Nyusi, addressing the nation on 24 June, warned that the third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic is now striking the country, and it could prove more violent and more severe than the first or second waves. He pointed out that in some countries faced with the third wave, the health system had collapsed due to a lack of beds for Covid-19 patients. However, he stressed that all efforts would be made to ensure that does not happen in Mozambique and to prevent the third wave from spreading across t (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 28, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Almost 1,000 New Covid-19 Cases Over the Weekend
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities announced almost 1,000 new cases of the Covid-19 respiratory disease over the weekend - 518 on Saturday and 434 on Sunday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 28, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Knowledge and attitude in trauma care: a survey on Mozambique's central hospitals [conference abstract] - Matos J.
Virtual Pre-Conference Global Injury Prevention Showcase 2021 - Abstract Book - # P2.006 Severe or major trauma is a pandemic and one of the leading causes of death and disability; It is distributed unequally worldwide with most of these deaths occurrin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Resources for acute paediatric injury care in Maputo central hospital, Mozambique [conference abstract] - Amado VNS, Couto MT, Wallis LA, Laflamme L.
Virtual Pre-Conference Global Injury Prevention Showcase 2021 - Abstract Book - # 4B.003 Background Injuries are the leading cause of death among children aged 1 to 19 years. To improve paediatric injury care in the hospital setting and set priorities, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Mozambique: Further Deterioration in Covid-19 Indicators
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican Health Ministry on Tuesday reported a further deterioration in the main Covid-19 indicators, with increases in the number of new cases, hospitalisations and active cases. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 23, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Pandemic Accelerating in Mozambique
[AIM] Maputo -- The Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated in Mozambique over the past two weeks, the Deputy National Director of Public Health. Benigna Matsinhe, told a Maputo press conference on Monday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 22, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 - Delta Variant Confirmed in Tete
[AIM] Maputo -- Mozambican Health Minister Armindo Tiago announced on Monday that one case of the Delta variant of the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease has been identified in the western province of Tete. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 22, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Southern Africa: Terrorism, Covid-19 to Feature in SADC Leaders' Meeting in Maputo
[Nation] The Southern African Development Community (SADC) will on Wednesday hold an extraordinary summit of heads of state and government meet in Mozambique's capital Maputo. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 21, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: U.S. Provides 30 Million Dollars to Address Food Insecurity
[AIM] Maputo -- The United States government, via the US Agency for International Development (USAID), has granted 30 million dollars to the UN World Food Programme (WFP) to address food insecurity in communities affected by terrorism in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado and those affected by natural disasters in the central provinces of Sofala and Manica. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 21, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: New Covid-19 Cases Again Exceed 100
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities reported on Sunday that, for the sixth time this month, the number of people diagnosed with the Covid-19 respiratory disease was in excess of 100. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 21, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Covid-19 Situation Continues to Deteriorate
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican health authorities announced on Saturday that key indicators for the Covid-19 respiratory disease have continued to deteriorate, with the number of new cases and the positivity rate reaching levels not seen since early March. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 21, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: 'Iron Fist' Against Sexual Abuse, Announces Public Works Minister
[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican Minister of Public Works, Joao Machatine, on Friday announced that the government will not tolerate the sexual abuse of young girls by the employees of contractors working on road projects in Zambezia and Nampula provinces. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - June 18, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news