Location: Province of Nampula – Mozambique´s Island
In Mozambique, poverty is widespread across the country. At national level 64% of the population lives below the poverty line (US $ 0.40 per day); 71% of poverty is in rural areas; 79% of the population lives in rural areas.
“Mozambique’s priority objective of reducing absolute poverty by around 30% over the next ten years will target two-thirds of the population below the poverty line, especially in rural areas.”
Improving the status of women and girls out of school; To increase the role of women as agents of change; Promotion of employment and self-employment; Expansion of technical and professional training; Organize access to local and regional markets; Organize access to microcredit; Organize the constitution and registration of rural associations;