Maputo, Mozambique (March 17, 2015)—Isaura Ferrão Nyusi, Mozambique’s First Lady and the country’s Minister of Health, marked International Women’s Day by recognizing two hospitals for providing quality maternal, newborn and child health services under a program supported by the U.S.
On a spring day, Marcos walked the neighborhood of Bunhica, and stopped at the home of Inácio Nhamue Aminosse and Andrieta Manuel. The couple invited Marcos into their house. “I started counseling the couple and then screened them for a range of health issues, including gender-based v
Maputo, Mozambique—An active volunteer in her church, Nostina Ngomane was among the parishioners of the Presbyterian Church of Mozambique who turned out one evening to hear a Ministry of Health official and fellow church member discuss the risks of cervical and breast cancer.
Maputo, Mozambique—Sandra Bento Nuvunga, the mother of two boys, knows the fears and joys that come with being an HIV-positive parent. Her own personal journey began in 2006 when, pregnant for the first time, she learned that she also carried the virus that causes AIDS.