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18 Nov 2016 description

To Walk the Earth in Safety 2016: U.S. Global Leadership in Landmine Clearance and Conventional Weapons Destruction

Fact Sheet
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
November 17, 2016

03 Nov 2015 description

This MOP presents a detailed implementation plan to be implemented with FY 2016 funds in Mozambique. This document reviews the current status of malaria control policies and interventions, describes progress to date, identifies challenges and unmet needs, and describes planned activities under PMI.

12 Aug 2014 description

Fact Sheet

Bureau of Political-Military Affairs

August 11, 2014

09 Dec 2011 description


Katharyn Lindemann serves in the Secretary's Office of Global Women's Issues.

21 Sep 2011 description

Hillary Rodham Clinton
Secretary of State
United Nations Headquarters

New York City

September 20, 2011

08 Apr 2011 description

Mozambique has a democratic constitution and an estimated population of 22.4 million. President Armando Guebuza was reelected in October 2009 in a contest criticized by several national and international observers, including the EU and the Commonwealth, as lacking a "level playing field" and faulted for lacking transparency, integrity, impartiality, and independence.

15 Mar 2011 description

By Kathryn McConnell | Staff Writer | 15 March 2011

Washington — Mozambique has lots of fertile land and access to the region’s major rivers. Yet the country imports most of its food, much of it from its neighbor South Africa. Many Mozambicans cannot afford the imported food.

An agricultural collaboration among the U.S. Agency for International Development, the Brazilian Cooperation Agency and the government of Mozambique is set to bolster the country’s farm sector.

14 Dec 2010 description

The President's Malaria Initiative (PMI) is a core component of the Global Health Initiative (GHI), a comprehensive US Government (USG) effort to reduce the burden of disease and promote healthy communities and families around the world. Through the GHI, the USG will invest $63 billion over six years to help partner countries improve health outcomes, with a particular focus on improving the health of women, newborns, and children.

05 May 2010 description

Office of the Spokesman

Washington, DC

May 5, 2010

Recognizing the link between gender-based violence (GBV) and global HIV/AIDS, the United States, through the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), has committed an additional $30 million to support three partner countries - Tanzania, Mozambique, and the Democratic Republic of Congo - in scaling up GBV prevention and response efforts.

30 Jun 2008 description

Executive Summary

President George W. Bush signed the Senator Paul Simon Water for the Poor Act of 2005 (the WfP Act) into law on December 1, 2005. The Act requires the Secretary of State, in consultation with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and other U.S. Government agencies, to develop and implement a strategy "to provide affordable and equitable access to safe water and sanitation in developing countries" within the context of sound water resources management.

11 Dec 2007 description

blog Collaborations also addressing needs of those affected by HIV/AIDS

By Kathryn McConnell USINFO Staff Writer

Washington -- Food security in Mozambique and the nutrition of people affected by HIV/AIDS are improving, thanks to close cooperation between U.S. and U.N. agencies, says U.S. diplomat Gaddi Vasquez.

The collaboration also is helping establish an early flood warning and response system, Vasquez, the U.S. representative to United Nations food agencies, told USINFO at the end of a four-day December visit to the country.

25 Oct 2007 description

President's Malaria Initiative expands to eight more countries

By Jeffrey Thomas

30 Jun 2007 description

Executive Summary

1. Introduction

President Bush signed the Senator Paul Simon Water for the Poor Act of 2005 (the Act) on December 1, 2005. The Act sets out as a central goal the provision of affordable and equitable access to safe water and sanitation in developing countries as a key component of U.S. foreign assistance programs. It requires the Secretary of State, in consultation with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and other U.S.

01 Mar 2007 description

Mission director Jay Knott says country could be model for Africa

By Jim Fisher-Thompson

23 Jan 2007 description

President recaps successes, outlines next steps

The following fact sheet was released by the White House as a companion document to President Bush's 2007 State of the Union Address:

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The White House
Office of Communication

17 Oct 2006 description

Washington, DC October 17, 2006 - The last landmines and unexploded ordnance blocking Mozambique's vital Sena Railway have been removed, thanks largely to some $13 million in U.S. Department of State humanitarian mine action assistance since the project began in 2002. This initiative has saved lives, created jobs, encouraged more than $104 million in World Bank loans, and boosted Mozambique's economic recovery along segments of the line that were cleared earlier in the project. This success is but one facet of the U.S.