Mozambique Stories

Bicycles improve health care delivery in Tanzania

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A Community Health Worker

WATCH: Our partners from the Diocese of Masasi in Tanzania helped us put this short video together to show the impact of providing Community Health […]

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PWRDF receives $500,000 donation from the Diocese of Toronto

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Installing solar suitcases in rural health clinics in Mozambique powers lights and charges electronics, allowing babies to be delivered safely at night. Photo: Zaida Bastos

The Diocese of Toronto is making a $500,000 donation from its Our Faith-Our Hope campaign  to PWRDF to support maternal, newborn and child health in […]

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Ride for Refuge and support health workers in Africa

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Rosa's bicycle helps her to cover the more than 1500 square kilometers of her territory as a Community Health Worker in Mozambique. Photo: Zaida Bastos

Rosa is a Community Health Worker in Meconta District in Mozambique. She is the first-line of health information and care to hundreds of pregnant women, […]

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The Impact of Community Theatre

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Members of the community theatre troupe at Meconta Secondary School in Mozambique. Photo: Richard Librock

Sometimes it takes young people to get through to young people.  Especially when the topic is something they’d rather not talk about with adults, like […]

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PWRDF and DFATD Begin 5-year $17.7 million Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Program

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Young children in Burundi eating a meal prepared by their mothers, who are part of a nutrition course provided by the Diocese of Bujumbura, a PWRDF partner. Photo: Zaida Bastos

The Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) is pleased to announce a new joint program with the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development […]

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A Peanut Collective

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The peanut collective in their field. Photo: Zaida Bastos

Living with HIV can be hard at the best of times.  For farmers living in Mozambique, the disease can make life almost impossible.  Farmers have […]

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The $25,000 Question

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A cheque repaying a $25,000 loan from PWRDF to the Caixa Nampula. Photo: Simon Chambers

In 1999, PWRDF gave a grant of $50,000 to the Two Rivers Community Development Centre (TRCDC) in Six Nations of the Grand River and Mississaugas […]

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Back on her Feet

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Agita (right) and her goats. Goat milk is an important nutritional staple for people living with HIV in Mozambique. Photo: Zaida Bastos.

Agita is a woman living in the district of Mogoolas in Mozambique.  In March 2013 she fell very ill. As her health deteriorated, her husband […]

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