Jhpiego has been working in Mozambique since early 2004, initially on prevention of medical transmission of HIV/AIDS in hospitals under the University Technical Assistance Project (UTAP), funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) through the U.S. President’s Emerg
Through the United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID’s) Maternal and Child Health Integrated Program (MCHIP) in Mozambique, 2.5 million prenatal care appointments were conducted, 888,087 women received counseling and testing for HIV, 5,839 health workers were traine
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.