Cyclone Idai shows the deadly reality of climate change in Africa | Landry Nintereste
Vain promises and empty slogans have got us nowhere. Fossil-fuel extraction must end before more lives are lostAsAfrica climate week unfurls in Ghana, the countries of Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe count the costs ofCyclone Idai, which ripped through villages and towns, taking hundreds of lives and leaving a trail of destruction.For a continent already racked by the effects of the climate crisis, Idai is another chilling reminder of the destructive power of the kind of storms that will become more common as the world warms up.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 21, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Landry Ninteretse Tags: Cyclone Idai Climate change Fossil fuels Environment Science Energy Fossil fuel divestment Africa World news Mozambique Zimbabwe Source Type: news

Mozambique: First Impressions of the Devastation After Cyclone Idai in Mozambique
[MSF] In the wake of the devastation that Cyclone Idai caused across Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe over recent days, MSF has launched an Emergency Response system and the first teams arrived in hard-hit Beira, central Mozambique, on Monday 18 March. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 20, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Cyclone Idai - On the Ground in Mozambique
[MSF] Beira/New York -Teams with the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/M édecins Sans Frontières (MSF) are responding to the devastating floods in southern Africa following Cyclone Idai, which hit the region late last week. The first MSF emergency team arrived yesterday in Beira, Mozambique, a port city of half a million people that was hit particularly hard by the cyc lone and subsequent flooding. Additional MSF staff are en route and expected to arrive in the region within the (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 20, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Climate change making storms like Idai more severe, say experts
Destructive power of storms likely to increase in future as world warms upThe climate crisis that is drivingsea level rises and moreextreme rainfall is making deadly storms like the one thathit southern Africa more severe, according to experts.Cyclone Idai, the tropical storm that ravagedMozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe, has been described as theworst weather-related disaster to hit the southern hemisphere, and the UN says more than 2 million people have been affected. Storm-surge floods of up to six metres have caused widespread devastation.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 19, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Matthew Taylor Tags: Natural disasters and extreme weather Climate change Mozambique Malawi Zimbabwe Africa World news Environment Science Source Type: news

Malawi: MSF Assists Countries Ravaged by Cyclone Idai
[MSF] In the wake of damage and devastating flooding caused when Cyclone Idai hit Malawi, Mozambique, and Zimbabwe late last week, our teams are responding in the affected areas. We are working to provide medical assistance and supplies, plus water and sanitation support, to people in badly-hit provinces and districts. Officials have said they expect the death toll to be in the thousands. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 19, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Southern Africa: MSF Responds to Cyclone Idai
[MSF] Johannesburg/New York -Teams with the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/M édecins Sans Frontières (MSF) are responding to the damage and devastating flooding caused when Cyclone Idai hit a number of countries in southern Africa--including Malawi, Mozambique, and Zimbabwe--late last week. In addition to assessing the damage, teams are working to access people in need and get medical supplies and water and sanitation support to those in some of the most affected areas. Officials h (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 19, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

UN standing with Zimbabwe, Malawi, Mozambique as Southern Africa death toll from deadly cyclone mounts
The UN chief has expressed his sadness at the loss of life and displacement across Zimbabwe, as a result of the deadly Tropical Cyclone Idai, which has pounded Southern Africa in recent days, leaving at least 150 dead in Malawi alone, according to latest news reports. (Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security)
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - March 18, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Malawi: Nsanje District to Intensify Cholera Screening Along Its Borders
[Malawi News Agency] Nsanje -Nsanje District Council plans to mount cholera screening sites across its border areas with Mozambique as one way of cordoning off the disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 7, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

BOHEMIA will develop a new vector control strategy to kill malaria-transmitting mosquitoes
(Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal)) Global efforts to fight malaria have hit a plateau and new tools that complement those currently in use are needed to achieve global malaria goals. In this context, the Barcelona Institute for Global Health, ISGlobal, has been awarded a US$25.3 million grant from Unitaid to evaluate mass drug administration (MDA) of ivermectin to humans and livestock in two countries -- Tanzania and Mozambique -- to kill the mosquitoes that transmit malaria. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

First Asian Leprosy Assembly Calls for Greater Social Inclusion for the Affected
Amar Bahadur Timalsina, president of IDEA, Nepal, a group founded by people with leprosy for people with leprosy, is in agreement that there needs to be greater inclusion for those affected by the disease. Timalsina was affected by disease, also known as Hansen’s disease, as a child. Credit: Stella Paul/IPSBy Stella PaulMANILA, Mar 3 2019 (IPS)Growing up in Kathmandu, Nepal, Amar Bahadur Timalsina wasn’t allowed to attend school as a young boy because he was affected by leprosy. But decades later, after treatment and being able to re-integrate into his community, the boy who was once denied an education is now ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 3, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Stella Paul Tags: Active Citizens Asia-Pacific Civil Society Conferences Development & Aid Featured Headlines Health Human Rights Population Poverty & SDGs Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations leprosy Nippon Foundation Philippines Sa Source Type: news

Leprosy Remains a Stubborn, Unseen Problem in the Philippines
The Philippines has the highest incidence of leprosy of any country in the region – about 1,700 new cases have been identified in each of the last three years. Credit: moyerphotos/CC by 2.0By Ben KritzMANILA, Mar 2 2019 (IPS)The stubborn challenge of diagnosis and treatment of leprosy among difficult to reach populations in the Philippines should soon become easier with the rollout of a mobile app connecting field health workers with physicians and clinics.Officially launched at the end of January after years of testing, the app was created by Philippine developer MetaHelix in cooperation with the Department of Healt...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 2, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ben Kritz Tags: Asia-Pacific Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Population Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations leprosy Nippon Foundation Philippines Sasakawa Memorial Health Foundation (SMHF) Source Type: news

Making meaning from data on school-related gender-based violence by examining discourse and practice: insights from a mixed methodology study in Ghana and Mozambique - Heslop J, Parkes J, Januario F, Sabaa S.
Efforts to address school-related gender-based violence (SRGBV) globally are hampered by conceptual and methodological difficulties in capturing meaningful data needed to inform policy and practice. Whilst the emphases of influential studies tend to be on ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Africa: USAID Announces U.S.$12 Million for the Prevention of Cervical Cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa
[USAID] The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with the U.S. National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine, will dedicate $12 million to support the expansion of programs, to prevent cervical cancer in the Republics of Malawi and Mozambique through integrated programs to improve women's health. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 1, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Polio Vacination Campaign to Target 700,000 Children
[AIM] Maputo -More than 700,000 children under the age of five will be vaccinated against polio in the Mozambican provinces of Zambezia, Nampula, and Niassa after three cases of the disease were detected in Zambezia. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 28, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Increase in Leprosy Diagnoses Last Year
[AIM] Maputo -There has been an increase in the number of cases of leprosy diagnosed in Mozambique according to figures released by the Ministry of Health (MISAU). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 28, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 – Mozambique
On 17 January 2019, two genetically-linked circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) isolates were reported from Molumbo district, Zambezia province, Mozambique. The first one, was from an acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) case with onset of paralysis on 21 October 2018, a six-year old girl with no history of vaccination, and the second isolate was from a community contact of the first case, a child aged one-year old. (Source: WHO Disease Outbreaks)
Source: WHO Disease Outbreaks - January 25, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: news Source Type: news

Southern Africa: Mozambique Maintains Ban On South African Meat
[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government is maintaining its ban on the import of meat from South Africa because of an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in Limpopo province. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 24, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Correction: Polio-Mozambique story
(Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

UN: 2 polio cases in Mozambique caused by virus from vaccine
UN reports 2 polio cases in Mozambique caused by mutated virus in the vaccine (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Southern Africa: Mozambique Bans Import of Meat From South Africa
[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique has banned the import of animals and products of animal origin from South Africa, because of an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in the South African province of Limpopo. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 14, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Sufficient Stocks of Medicines, Says Health Minister
[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Health Minister Nazira Abdula said on Wednesday that the country possesses sufficient stocks of essential medicines to deal with the diseases that tend to spread in the rainy season. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 11, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Decree Discriminating Against Pregnant Schoolgirls Revoked
[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Ministry of Education has revoked a misogynist decree of 2003 which ordered all pregnant schoolgirls to attend night classes, and banned them from day classes. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - December 24, 2018 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Exploring ways to reduce child deaths in low-income countries
(Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal)) In Mozambique, the probability of dying in the first month after hospital discharge is high, particularly for babies under three months of age, shows a study led by ISGlobal. The study also shows that an algorithm based on simple clinical parameters can identify those children at higher risk of dying and that would therefore benefit from follow-up after discharge. Implementation of these models could contribute to reducing child mortality in low-income countries. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - December 14, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Mozambique: Is Paying U.S.$2000 for Herbalist Initiation School Money Well Spent?
[This is Africa] Many young Mozambicans have crossed into South Africa to develop their "ancestral" gift of healing. Kimberly Mutandiro spoke to some of them to find out what it is all about. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 12, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Southern Africa: Zimbabwe Battles Influx of Congolese, Mozambique Refugees
[CAJ News] Harare -Zimbabwe, besieged by cholera and economic challenges, is battling a surge of asylum seekers from neighbouring Mozambique and crisis-torn Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 6, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: Little Progress in Fighting Spread of HIV
[AIM] Maputo -Little progress has been made in preventing new cases of infection by HIV, despite the investment made in fighting the disease, Mozambican Health Minister Nazira Abdula admitted on Saturday. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - December 4, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Mozambique: Health Minister Calls for Better Hygiene in Rainy Season
[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Health Minister Nazira Abdula on Monday called on all citizens to show additional commitment to improving sanitation and observing individual and collective hygiene measures, particularly during the rainy season, since this is the time of year most prone to outbreaks of disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 28, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mozambique: No Shortage of Medicines, Guarantees Health Minister
[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Health Minister Nazira Abdula on Thursday guaranteed that the country possesses stocks of all the essential medicines to treat the main diseases that threaten its citizens. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 23, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Unseen, unheard and unprotected: prevalence and correlates of violence among female sex workers in Mozambique - Ngale K, Cummings B, Horth R.
Violence against women, including female sex workers, is a public health concern worldwide. This is the first study in Mozambique to estimate the prevalence of and factors associated with physical and sexual violence against female sex workers. We used dat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Mozambique: Levels of Chronic Malnutrition Remain High
[AIM] Maputo -The Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Maputo's Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM), Amalia Uamusse, said on Tuesday that although the indicators show a recent slight reduction in chronic malnutrition in Mozambique, the levels remain high. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Hazardous alcohol use among female heads-of-household in rural Mozambique - Wainberg M, Oquendo MA, Peratikos MB, Gonz ález-Calvo L, Pinsky I, Duarte CS, Yu Q, Green AF, Martinho S, Moon TD, Audet CM.
Hazardous drinking places individuals at risk for adverse health events, resulting in a major public health burden globally. Patterns of alcohol consumption among women in Africa remain poorly understood. We aimed to describe alcohol consumption in a repre... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Mozambique:Nyusi Inaugurates Northern Medical Stores
[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Sunday inaugurated the northern regional medical stores, in the city of Nampula. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Development and convergent validity of new self-administered questionnaires of active transportation in three African countries: Kenya, Mozambique and Nigeria - Onywera VO, Larouche R, Oyeyemi AL, Prista A, Akinroye KK, Heyker S, Owino GE, Tremblay MS.
BACKGROUND: There is currently a rapid physical activity transition taking place in developing countries that includes a decrease in active transportation. Building on findings from an earlier systematic review, this paper describes the development and con... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Pedestrians and Bicycles Source Type: news

Mozambique:Cholera Vaccination Campaign Launched in Niassa
[AIM] Maputo -A campaign to vaccinate people against cholera begins today in the district of Cuamba, in the northern Mozambican province of Niassa. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 10, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Whale sharks feeding in the western Indian Ocean - in pictures
The world ’s largest fish roams less than previously thought,new research has found. Using a ‘biological passport’, results show that whale sharks in the western Indian Ocean and the Arabian Gulf rarely swim more than a few hundred kilometres from their feeding grounds, making local action vital to their conservationContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 9, 2018 Category: Science Tags: Marine life Wildlife Environment Tanzania Mozambique Qatar Animals Oceans Fishing Africa Conservation Middle East and North Africa World news Animal behaviour Biology Science Source Type: news

Trilobites: Welcome to the World, Little Fish. In 14 Days You ’ ll Start Making Babies.
The African annual fish can reach sexual maturity in about two weeks, scientists found, the fastest known among vertebrates. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - August 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: BILAL CHOUDHRY Tags: Fish and Other Marine Life Longevity Reproduction (Biological) Hibernation Africa Mozambique Current Biology (Journal) Research Reichard, Martin Source Type: news

Africa:Leprosy Increases As World Gives Attention to Newer Endemic Diseases
[IPS] Maputo -In the first six months of this year, the southern African nation of Mozambique has already registered 300 more cases of leprosy, some 951 cases, than it registered for the whole of 2017. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 3, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Q & A: Leprosy Increases as World Gives Attention to Newer Endemic Diseases
A young boy from the Philippines with leprosy. The chronic disease is curable, and if treated in time disabilities related to the disease can be averted. Courtesy: moyerphotos/CC By 2.0By Elisio MuchangaMAPUTO, Jul 30 2018 (IPS)In the first six months of this year, the southern African nation of Mozambique has already registered 300 more cases of leprosy, some 951 cases, than it registered for the whole of 2017.The country, which had previously eliminated the chronic disease in 2008, is receiving funding from the Nippon Foundation—a non-profit philanthropic organisation from Japan that is active in many countrie...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 30, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Elisio Muchanga Tags: Africa Development & Aid Featured Headlines Health Population Poverty & SDGs Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Nippon Foundation Source Type: news

Mozambique:Eradicating Leprosy a Complicated Task
[IPS] Nampula Province, Mozambique -It takes Faurito Ant ónio, 42, from Lalaua district, Nampula Province, two hours to reach his nearest health centre in order to receive the drugs necessary for his treatment of leprosy. António, whose foot has become affected by the muscle weakness that occurs when leprosy goes untreated, says this long walk while ill is the reason why many don't continue treatment - which can take between six to 12 months. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 29, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Eradicating Leprosy in Mozambique, a Complicated Task
World Health Organization goodwill ambassador for Leprosy Elimination and chair of the Nippon Foundation, Yohei Sasakawa (left), holds the hand of a leprosy patient. Sasakawa visited Mozambique’s rural Namaita Centre to assess the progress of leprosy patients. The Nippon Foundation has been providing funds and medication in order to eliminate leprosy in Mozambique. Credit: Elísio Muchanga/IPSBy Elisio MuchangaNAMPULA PROVINCE, Mozambique, Jul 28 2018 (IPS)It takes Faurito António, 42, from Lalaua district, Nampula Province, two hours to reach his nearest health centre in order to receive the drugs neces...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Elisio Muchanga Tags: Africa Development & Aid Editors' Choice Featured Headlines Health Population Poverty & SDGs Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Nippon Foundation Source Type: news

Shared latrines in Maputo, Mozambique: exploring emotional well-being and psychosocial stress - Shiras T, Cumming O, Brown J, Muneme B, Nala R, Dreibelbis R.
BACKGROUND: Approximately 18% of Sub-Saharan Africa's urban population relies on shared sanitation facilities, which are shared by one or more households. While there is growing recognition of sanitation's relationship with stress and well-being - particul... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Diamond Company Plans To Move 200 Elephants From South Africa To Mozambique
De Beers Group said Monday that it is transporting them from an overcrowded reserve to "help secure their future."(Image credit: Courtesy of De Beers Group) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sasha Ingber Source Type: news

In Southern Mozambique, only half of people diagnosed with HIV enroll in medical care
(Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal)) HIV diagnosis is the first of many steps in the path to global disease control. However, in Southern Mozambique, more than half of people diagnosed with HIV do not initiate the next steps in the cascade of HIV care, and this is particularly true for those that perform the test at home. The study, led by ISGlobal, reveals the need to develop interventions to facilitate access to care and treatment among the population. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Mozambique:Heroin is Country's Second Biggest Export
[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Mozambique is a significant heroin transit centre and the trade has increased to 40 tonnes or more per year, making it a major export which contributes up to $100 mn per year to the local economy. For 25 years the trade has been controlled by a few local trading families and tightly regulated by senior officials of Frelimo, the ruling party, and has been largely ignored by the international community which wanted to see Mozambique as a model pupil. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 3, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

The secret rainforest hidden at the heart of an African volcano - in pictures
A ‘dream team’ of international scientists scaled Mozambique’s Mount Lico and found a wealth of new species.Allianceearth.orgContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 17, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Jeff Barbee Tags: Environment Science Mountains Mozambique Africa World news Animal behaviour Biology Source Type: news

Mozambique:INAE Destroys Expired Hair Products
[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government's National Inspectorate of Economic Activities (INAE) last week incinerated hair treatment products that were seized from beauty salons across the country because they were past their expiry date. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 12, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

A great majority of Mozambican adolescent girls are willing to be vaccinated against HPV
(Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal)) A study in Mozambique reveals that a majority of adolescent girls interviewed would be willing to get vaccinated against Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) if the vaccine was available in the country. These results are encouraging with regard to vaccine introduction and reducing mortality associated with cervical cancer in Mozambique. The investigation was led by the Manhi ç a Health Research Center (CISM) and ISGlobal, an institution supported by " la Caixa " Foundation (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - June 4, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Crime, state and civil society responses in Maputo (Mozambique): between privatisation and civilianisation - Folio F, Marlen C, Mutisse LC.
In the capital city of Maputo in Mozambique, where recent international investment is seizing opportunities in a very poor urban context, social contrasts are important. It is hardly surprising that crime and fear of crime are on the increase. Maputo is al... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Scoping Paper on National HIV Response in Emergency Settings in Mozambique: Utilizing Case Studies from Gaza and Zamb ézia
International Organization for Migration. 05/2017 This 48-page report provides baseline information related to HIV and emergencies in Mozambique, which could guide decision-making regarding how HIV is addressed throughout the duration of interventions within emergency settings in the context of Mozambique. The scoping paper is a joint effort of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), UNICEF, National Institute of Disaster Management (Instituto Nacional de Gest ão de Calamidades [INGC]), and National AIDS Council (Conselho Nacional de Combate ao HIV/SIDA [CNCS]) to explore this issue. (PDF) (Source: Disas...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - May 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

Mozambique:Mozambique Prepared for Possible Ebola Cases
[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Health Ministry is prepared to deal with any cases of the deadly disease ebola, the Ministry spokesperson, Lidia Chongo, told a Maputo press conference on Friday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news