Mozambique

Mozambique Red Cross Society

The challenges of returning home in flooded mozambique

The challenges of returning home in flooded mozambique

In late January, flooding destroyed towns and livelihoods in Gaza province, affecting almost 250,000 people and forcing 175,693 from their homes.

Volunteers provide critical aid to flood survivors in Mozambique

Volunteers provide critical aid to flood survivors in Mozambique

Hanna Butler, IFRC Women sing in the rain as they set up tents for people displaced by the latest devastating floods to hit southern Mozambique. Like many of the 200,000 people affected by the flooding, these women too have lost their homes and livelihoods, yet they spend their days helping those, who they say, need it most. Amelia Cossa, a Mozambique Red Cross Society field officer, heard the...

Preparedness pays as hundreds of thousands flee from floods in Mozambique

Preparedness pays as hundreds of thousands flee from floods in Mozambique

By Alexander Matheou Yvonne is 64. She has spent the last six days on a roof. The rest of her family fled the village ten days ago after packing everything they could onto a small cart, but Yvonne stayed, hoping the oncoming floods would recede quickly so she could salvage and protect her house and her things.  But the water flowed in and rose up fast. So she climbed onto the roof and waited. When...

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Contact details

Address:

Avenida Agostinho Neto, 284
Maputo

Postal Address:

Caixa Postal 2986
Maputo

Contact Information:

Tel: (258) (21) 490 943/497 721
Fax: (258) (21) 497 725
Telex: 6-169 CV MO
Email: cvm@redcross.org.mz
Web: http://www.redcross.org.mz

Language of correspondence: English

People:

  • Acting President: Mr José XAVIER JÚNIOR
  • Acting Secretary General: Mrs Ernestina Jorge JAMA
  • 1st Vice-President: Dr. Xavier Junior BALOI
  • 2nd Vice-President: Mr Isac BALOI
  • Acring Director of Finance: Mr Felizardo Elias MUCALE
  • Acting Program Director: Mr Joel José TOMÁS
  • Assistant of Emergency and Relief: Mr Jeronimo ZANDAMELA
  • Planning and perations director: Mr Respeito Vasco CHIRRINZE

Latest appeals

1 March 2014
Mozambique - Floods (MDRMZ010)
Mozambique - Final report
3 December 2013
Storm and Cyclone (MDRMZ009)
Mozambique - Final Report
15 October 2013
Floods (MDRMZ010)
Mozambique - 6 Months Update
22 August 2013
Floods (MDRMZ010)
Mozambique - Operations Update No.3
21 March 2013
Floods (MDRMZ010)
Mozambique - Operations Update No. 2

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