Innovation Digest for Mozambique
The 2018 SDG Index and Dashboards report presents a revised and updated assessment of countries’ distance to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
World Bank data on social and economic indicators.
AZLera’s Projecto Oceano is an education programme for talented and ambitious students living on the Ilha de Moçambique, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The project has been self-funded since its inception, and works with the island’s leading primary and secondary school students on a variety of academic, practical and employment-focused courses.
Off-grid energy solutions such as solar power and digital-based financing mechanisms are improving access to electricity and finance for businesses, and are boosting the growth of small and medium enterprises in African countries like Mozambique.
The World Food Programme and Mozambique’s National Institute of Disaster Management are developing a common framework for the effective use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) technology (commonly known as drones) for emergency response in the country. Mozambique remains one of the most disaster-prone countries in the world, highly vulnerable to extreme climatic events such as floods and cyclones.