Region: Dombe, Buzi
Duration: 1 April 2019 - 30 September 2020
Project partner: Solidar Suisse
Funding bodies: Nachbar in Not ("Neighbour in Need" Foundation), Volkshilfe
Emergency Aid after the Hurricane
A large number of boreholes have been damaged and/or polluted, dramatically limiting the possibilities for personal hygiene. Also, waste disposal gives rise to concern. The destruction of water and sewage disposal systems has created conditions conductive to the spread of diseases like Cholera.
In the middle of the annual harvesting season more than 715 000 hectares of cultivated plants have been damaged. Added to this are substantial losses in fisheries as well as of livestock. People in Mozambique are in acute risk of famine!
Volkshilfe‘s partner organisation Solidar Suisse has strengthened its Mozambican work team with qualified emergency assistance, water and sanitation specialists. Together, we help with …
The targeted reconstruction of agriculture generates food security. We support up to 6 000 farming families who have lost their entire crop with seeds and agricultural tools. This measure allows for new and prompt planting and for harvesting already in August.