Video: His Highness in Cabo Delgado, one of Mozambique’s most vulnerable provinces

His Highness meets with rural communities in Cabo Delgado (and Ibo Island), one of Mozambique’s most vulnerable provinces. 23 November 2007 – Cabo Delgado, the northernmost province, suffers the highest rates of human poverty in the country. In 2003, the percentage of people living below the national poverty line in Cabo Delgado was reported at…

His Highness meets with rural communities in Cablo Delgado, one of Mozambique’s most vulnerable provinces

Eliane Damasceno, Director of the Entrepreneur Development Initiative (EDI) of the Aga Khan Foundation, welcomes His Highness the Aga Khan to the São João Baptista Fort. The old Portuguese fort is now an important tourist attraction where several silversmiths come daily to produce their crafts. Visit AKDN.org. 23 November 2007 – His Highness the Aga…

Mozambique: Prince Aga Khan announced construction of factory of clothing for export in the country

Media article in Portuguese, translated via Google from the source. Maputo, 21 Nov (Lusa) – The Prince Karim Aga Khan, spiritual leader of Ismaili Muslims today announced in Maputo that the foundation will build in the next year, a factory of clothing for export, in Mozambique. This plant, said, employ, initially, 700 Mozambican women. Speaking…

Tourism and clothing with the aim of the investment in Mozambique from the Aga Khan

Translated via Google from the source. The Aga Khan Network for Development (AKDN) is about to start a program to extend the circuit of units of existing tourism and safari in East Africa to Mozambique, which will be facilitated through the establishment of the Unity Bridge, linking Mozambique and Tanzania. The fact was announced during…

Aga Khan reaffirms support for the development of Mozambique

Translated via Google from the source. His Highness the Aga Khan, the hereditary Imam of Ismaili Muslims, who is in Mozambique since yesterday, reaffirmed support for development programs underway in the country, and soon will launch new projects in the areas for social, cultural and economic development. Aga Khan was received yesterday in courtesy by…