Welcome to ADPP Mozambique
ADPP is a Mozambican Association and a co-founder and member of the International Federation Humana People to People.
ADPP started working in Mozambique in 1982. Today, ADPP Mozambique is implementing projects in all provinces, reaching out to more than 80 districts within the following sectors:
- HIV/AIDS, Primary Health Care,
- Community Development,
- Food Security and
- Fundraising through Second Hand Clothes operation.
ADPP is employing 2 000 people and more than 2 million people are directly benefitting from our work on a yearly basis.
ADPP has through the years worked in close cooperation with the communities and their local structures and the Government at central, provincial and district levels – and has always aimed at creating capacity in the communities themselves. ADPP has gained a vast experience in training of family members, providing courses and training programs at various levels and target groups such as CBO’s, peer educators, volunteers, activists, farmers associations, primary school teachers, literacy facilitators and community leaders.
Presently, Mozambique faces high rates of school drop-out and failure due to a general lack of quality education. Alongside this, the Government expects to reach the target of Education for All by the year 2015. ADPP has joined this Government’s effort by establishing Teacher Training Colleges (TTCs), also known as ...
One of the areas where the poverty in Mozambique is felt and has most serious consequences is within the area of health. At present, life expectancy in Mozambique is only 52.1 years; 92 children out of 1 000 born will not reach their 5th birthday. Mozambique has an HIV prevalence of 11.5%.
CCDC - Training for a better life
In Mozambique 4 schools in the provinces of Manica, Sofala, Nampula and Maputo offer, from March 2013, technical-professional short course training programs to develop the skills of local people. These short courses addresses
Food for Knowledge
ADPP Mozambique is implementing the program "Food for Knowledge" that over three years, will benefit more than a million students, teachers, parents and community members in the areas of health, nutrition and education
Solar energy in Changalane.
The population of Changalane in Maputo Province has now solar energy thanks to the initiative of a group of students at OWU / ISET, a private university established by ADPP-Mozambique. Located next to the OWU / ISET,
Aid to people affected by the floods.
ADPP-Mozambique and Human Spain activated a program of emergency aid to people affected by the floods that ravaged Gaza Province during the month of January. About 340,000 people live in this region. Of these, about 200,000
Most people in Mozambique are poor and 80% are trying to create a livelihood as small scale farmers. The natural conditions are very good and the country could produce more than enough for itself and for export if the agriculture was well organized and financed. There are 3,7 million small farmers ...
Community development has been a priority of ADPP since its inception. Mozambique is one of the poorest countries in the world, with 55% of the population living under the poverty line. The programs under the Community Development sector leads families to organize in their communities, to take ...