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.
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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%.
Visit of Minister of Justice of Finland, Ms. Anna-Maja Henriksson, to ADPP Children’s Town
The 19th of May marked a special day for the children living and studying at the ADPP Children’s Town boarding school for vulnerable children in Maputo. The visit of the Minister of Justice of Finland, Ms. Anna-Maja
Microsoft Promotes Computer Literacy in ADPP Schools
Microsoft Corporate signed on 23rd a partnership cooperation agreement with ADPP which will enable nearly one thousand students to improve their skills in information technology, thus ensuring a more complete process of school
USDA Visits ADPP Food For Education Program in Mozambique
On the 24th and 25th of April, ADPP Mozambique hosted a visit of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to the Food For Education Program, a 3,5-year USDA-funded school feeding, education and nutrition program implemented by
ADPP Mozambique Highlighting HIV/AIDS in Workplace on World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2014
The World Day for Safety and Health at Work is an international day celebrated annually on the 28th of April to promote the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases. In 2014, ADPP Mozambique commemorates the day by
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 ...