Support the Government of Mozambique to demonstrate that well designed and implemented social assistance programmes have the potential to play a significant role in contributing to national strategies for poverty reduction
Support to Government of Mozambique to demonstrate that well designed and implemented Social Assistance Programmes have the potential to play a significant role in contributing to national strategies for poverty reduction.Support to the Government of Mozambique and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) to carry out the re-registration of approximately 335,000 beneficiaries under the Mozambique National Social Secruity System. Re-registration will be completed by December 2014. This will result in a fraud-free payments system which can effectively target the most vulnerable, providing increased value for money and better enabling progress towards Millennium Development Goal 1 - poverty reduction - in Mozambique
Project facilitation costs covering planning, implementation and resources as part of ODA projects in Mozambique
Through active engagement with a range of public and private stakeholders working at the macro, meso and micro levels, deepen and broaden the Mozambican financial sector contributing towards the Government of Mozambique’s target of increasing financial inclusion to 35% (over 2 million beneficiaries) and supporting the provision of financial services to over 650 Micro, Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SMME’s) over 6 years.
To improve the diet intake and nutritional practices in target beneficiaries (Infant and Young Child Feeding practices, hygiene, breastfeeding, water and sanitation) in the Beira corridor in Mozambique and promote the local production of Ready to Use Therapeutic Foods. This will target 623,000 beneficiaries and contribute to delivering MDG 1.C on reducing hunger. Key stakeholders (GoM, private sector and donors) influenced through credible, evidenced based models for effective nutrition interventions.
To help up to 10 million people, especially women and children, in developing countries cope with extreme climate and weather events such as droughts, cyclones and floods (climate extremes). This will be achieved by doing three things. By making grants to civil society organisations to scale up proven technologies and practices in the Sahel, sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia that help people withstand, and more quickly recover, from climate extremes. By identifying the best ways of doing this, and share this knowledge globally to increase the programme’s overall impact. By supporting national governments to strengthen their policies and actions to respond to climate extremes. These will all contribute to the Millennium Development Goals on the eradication poverty and hunger, and environmental sustainability, and also respond to the Humanitarian and Emergency Response Review recommendation that DFID should integrate the threat from climate change into a Disaster Risk Reduction.
UK Aid Match allows the UK public to have a say in how an element of the aid budget is spent. DFID will match fund, pound for pound, public donations to appeals made by selected not-for-profit organisations, enabling them to increase their poverty reduction and development work in DFID priority countries.
To strengthen capacity and governance in key public sector institutions for improved management of the mining and gas sectors in Mozambique over the period 2013 to 2017.
To identify, test and ensure uptake of sustainable solutions for urban female economic empowerment (FEE); generate, disseminate evidence and build capacity on gender to drive improvement in policy, programming and budgets.
To strengthen effective delivery by the Government of Mozambique of its role in facilitating broad based economic development and inclusive growth.