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Mozambique

Mozambique – Macua people: living in harmony

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The Macua are the largest ethnic group in Mozambique. Some cultural traits of these people. The region inhabited by the Macua overlooking the Indian Ocean to the east, with more than 600 km of coastline, covers an area of ?about 200,000 sq km. It is bordered to the north, towards Tanzania, by the Makonde’s territory,…

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Mozambique – Faithful presence

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  After two decades from the peace agreements that ended the civil war (1976-1992) Mozambicans face the paradoxical situation of a country rich in resources but with widespread poverty. This apparent contradiction is the result of a transition to democracy never really completed. The Church is engaged on several fronts to enable the country to find true…

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Advocacy

10 Ways We Pretend War is Not a Crime.

Advocacy, more than economic interests, is about consciousness and knowledge. It is about building a strong democracy, holding those in power accountable. It is about…

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Baobab

Why the Hippo lives in the Water.

Many years ago the hippopotamus, whose name was Isantim, was one of the biggest kings on the land; he was second only to the elephant. The…

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Youth & Mission

Saving the Planet and Ourselves.

Australia, Philippines, California and Central and South Africa have been recently hit by severe drought and endless forest fires.  Thousands are suffering. Plants and animals perish.…

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