The Pursuit of Gender Equality remains firm in Mozambique

By: Fanelo Ya Mina Institute; Originally Posted on: The Savana Mozambican Weekly Newspaper

Fanelo Ya Mina Institute and the Ministry of Health (MOH) of Mozambique have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the production of educational materials on gender issues with emphasis on the involvement of men in pre-natal, maternal, infant health and the caring of the elderly, for mass distribution throughout public health facilities. The MoU was signed by Celma Elizabeth Menezes, the Founding Executive Director of Fanelo Ya Mina and by Célia Gonçalves, the National Director of the Department of Planning and Cooperation at the MOH. Read More..

Men and Boys in Mozambique for Gender Equality

By: Celma Elizabeth Menezes, Fanelo ya Mina 

“O meu pai cuida. Tu és o meu papá” (My dad cares. You are my father) and Atenção: Homem em serviço cuidando do bebé (Beware: man at service taking care of the child) are the name of two concurrent initiatives seeking to address positive engagement of men in Fatherhood, Careviging and SRH (Sexual and Reproductive Health) as we are celebrating child's month. These “male friendly” campaigns targeting mostly Mozambican semi-urban men, have the following specific objectives. Read More...


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