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Distribution of Dignity Kits to Vulnerable Women

On October 13, 14 and 16, within the framework of the Humanitarian Action Project 2022-2024 financed by the Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID) and the co-financing of the municipalities of Granollers, Sant Cugat del Vallès and Rubí , medicusmundi, through its collaborators and activists in the resettlement centers, carried out the first cycle of distribution of dignity kits to vulnerable women, victims of the armed conflict in the North of the province of Cabo Delgado and resettled in the districts of Montepuez and Namuno.
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Teacher training from 8 schools in Maputo

Training carried out with the support of medicusmundi, within the framework of the implementation of the Project "Social Determinants of Health: The best strategy against COVID19 in Maputo" – 2021 - 2023, financed by the Municipality of Barcelona.
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Reflection on the effective application of the single file - first intention

On September 27, 2023, a workshop on the effective application of the single file - first intention was held at the Afrin Hotel in Maputo.
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First Circle of GBV Therapy

The First Circle of Gender-Based Violence Therapy (GBV) took place on September 22, 2023, in the Municipal District of Kamubukwana, city of Maputo, which included the participation of community leaders, religious, health activists, members of the health committee and co-management and humanization committee.
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Television Debate with the Maputo Social Determinants of Health Commission

On September 22, 2023, the Municipal Commission for Social Determinants of Health of the City of Maputo held a television debate, on the StrongLive channel, about the challenges in accessing information and reliable data on cases of gender-based violence.
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medicusmundi support to Namuno district

Last Thursday, September 14th, medicusmundi team in Cabo Delgado’s province had the honour of being received by the Honourable Administrator of the District of Namuno, Mrs. Maria Felisbela Félix Lázaro.
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Medicus Mundi signs the Alliance for Health's position on the doctors' strike

With regard to the current strike by doctors in Mozambique, the Alliance for Health expresses its interest in supporting the independent commission that will assist in bringing the parties together. medicusmundi is one of the member organizations that signs this position.
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Psychosocial support to mutual help groups made up of women survivors of GBV

Medicus Mundi, in partnership with the Health Service of Maputo, carried out 10 psychosocial support sessions for women survivors of Gender-based Violence (GBV), between June and August 2023, at the Integrated Care Centres (CAIVs) for GBV Victims in Bagamoio, Mavalane and 1st of May, in Maputo.
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Training of Community Activists in Maputo

Between the 21st and 24th of July, in the TDM meeting room, in the District of KaMpfumu, city of Maputo, took place a training of Community Activists for the implementation of Community Surveillance of COVID-19, Acute Flaccid Paralysis, Measles, Neonatal Tetanus, Diarrhoea/Cholera and Gender-Based Violence.
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Course on Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment in the Context of Climate Emergency

During the months of May and June 2023, there was held a face-to-face course in the city of Maputo, and later its online version, entitled "Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment in the Context of Climate Emergency". This course is part of a collaboration between medicusmundi, Fórum Mulher and Alliance for Health, and was developed and taught by Professor Teresa Cunha, with the technical and pedagogical support of our colleague Djamila Andrade.
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Self-help groups of women survivors of Gender-based violence in Maputo

medicusmundi and Fórum Mulher have been supporting the Government of Mozambique in the operation of the Multisectoral Mechanism for Comprehensive Care for Women Victims of Violence (MMAIMVV). The main objective is to prevent, avoid and alleviate the suffering of women victims of violence.
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Diffusion of the documentary "WOMAN" in Maputo

During the month of June (from June 6 to 27) several screenings of the documentary WOMAN were held on the outskirts of the city of Maputo, specifically in the neighborhoods surrounding Malhazine (Magoanine A, Bagamoio and George Dimitrov).
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The Maternal and Child Health Nursing Course begins in Pemba

In Mozambique, the mid-level nurses are the main health services providers for women/mothers and children. 
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Spain's Secretary of State for International Cooperation visits the Mavalane's CAIVV in Maputo

The Secretary of State was satisfied with the functioning of the CAIVV in Mavalane and reiterated her country's support in the areas of health and gender in Mozambique.
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Medicus Mundi supports the prevention of water-borne diseases in Maputo

Three thousand nine hundred and thirty-six (3,936) families from Maputo Municipality will benefit from water purifiers.
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Medicusmundi participates in the celebration of World Food Day in the city of Pemba.

Since FAO established 16 October as World Food Day in 1979, this day has been celebrated as a date set aside to claim the right to food as a way of raising public awareness of issues related to nutrition and food.
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Special Session of the ACTIVA-TE Film Festival at the Office of the Attorney-General of the Republic

medicusmundi and the Alliance for Health held on Wednesday, October 5th, 2022, at 12:30 pm, a Special Session of the ACTIVA-TE Film Festival
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Model communities continue to make progress in their fight against child malnutrition

medicusmundi continues to support the strategy of model communities in carrying out activities aimed at reducing malnutrition.
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6th Session of the ACTIVA-TE Film Festival

The Alliance for Health and medicusmundi held on Friday, September 22nd, 2022, at 06:00 pm, the 6th session of the ACTIVA-TE Film Festival on the “The main challenges in the construction of Positive Masculinities in Mozambique”, at Centro de Teatro do Oprimido – CTO (Theatre of the Oppressed), in Maputo.
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Medicusmundi participates in the Workshop to assess the health response to the emergency in Cabo Delgado.

On the 28th and 29th of September, the Workshop to assess the health response to the emergency in Cabo Delgado province was held in Pemba.
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