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Protecting and Assisting People Displaced by Natural Disasters in Southern Africa

Mozambique -  Over the last decade, countries in Southern Africa have been hit by recurrent and frequent floods, droughts and strong cyclones, which have resulted in the displacement of people in both urban and rural areas.

IOM Supports Diaspora Engagement Initiative for Mozambique

Mozambique - IOM and the National Institute of Mozambique Communities in the Diaspora (INACE) last week held a two-day forum to engage relevant government ministries and the diaspora to define concrete ways in which the diaspora can participate actively in the social, economic an

IOM Supports Drought-stricken Mozambique Community with Emergency Water Aid

Mozambique - Since October 2015, an El Niño-induced drought has affected the southern Africa region.

Creating Regional Synergies to Foster South-South Labour Mobility in Southern Africa

Mozambique - The Southern African region is currently suffering from the global economic crisis and the El Niño phenomenon, which has hit the agricultural sector. Many people are looking for jobs in and outside the region.

IOM Mozambique: Training of Trainers in Emergency Response Management

Mozambique - Due to its location, Mozambique is frequently affected by hazards such as floods, droughts, cyclones and earthquakes.  In 2016 over 1.2 million people are at risk of food insecurity due to the droughts and floods of which 600,000 people in crisis and need immediate f

IOM, Mozambican Civil Protection in Preparedness for Displacement Situations

Mozambique - Mozambique is one of the world’s most vulnerable countries to climate change and environmental hazards, currently suffering from a drought in the center and southern provinces with more than 500,000 people already in need of food assistance and floods in the North of

IOM, Mozambique Launch a Diaspora Engagement Project

Mozambique - In September 2015, IOM Mozambique and the National Institute for Mozambican Communities in the Diaspora (INACE) received funding from the IOM Development Fund (IDF) to further involve the Mozambican diaspora in Mozambique’s development process.

Mozambique Hosts Meeting to Facilitate South-South Labour Mobility

Mozambique - Delegates from the Labour Ministries of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe are meeting in Maputo today to launch an IOM Development Fund (IDF)-backed project: “Developing a Roadmap to Facilitate South-South Labour Mo