See also: Mozambique news

The print publication, Accord, is an International Review of Peace Initiatives. Has Mozambique Project. with a Chronology from 1962-1994, Key documents (The Nkomati Talks, The Nairobi Talks, The Rome Process), profiles of key organizations and countries. Accord is published by Conciliation Resources (Lancaster House, London). Conciliation Resources also publishes Occasional Papers.

Africa Fund (New York)
Merged with Africa Action (former Africa Policy Information Center). "Founded in 1966 by the American Committee on Africa, the Africa Fund worked for a positive U.S. policy towards Africa and supported human rights, democracy and development."

American Friends Service Committee (Quakers)
Describes the Africa program, their work in Mozambique, Somalia. Organizes an annual tour of African scholars and activists to U.S. college campuses. Based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Amigos de Moçambique / Amis du Mozambique
In French. "...une association sans but lucratif établie à Bruxelles." Original articles such as on Carlos Cardoso, on culture, politics, economy, action issues.

Anglican Diocese of Lemombo
Based in Maputo, provides address, a paragraph about their work.

In French. "la musique du Mozambique" Site of Arcenio de Almeida. "Auteur, compositeur et interprète, Arcenio chante en chuabo et en portugais sur une musique métissée, portée par un ensemble électrique, et influencée par les musiques traditionnelles du Mozambique." Blog has work by Mozambique artist, Malangatana. Extended audio clips. Lyrics.

Arms into Art - Nucleo de Arte
In English, Portuguese, Dutch, and Danish. A virtual exhibition in cooperation with Nucleo de Arte, an artists' collective in Maputo, Mozambique. Members made works of art out of AK 47 machine guns, landmines, and hand weapons. Has short biographies on the 14 artists. The exhibition was part of a successful campaign to convince civilians to hand in arms in exchange for agricultural tools and to demine the countryside.

Arquivo Histórico de Moçambique
In Portuguese. Mozambique's National Archives.

Associação Moçambicana para a Promoção da Cidadania, AMOPROC
In Portuguese and English. The Mozambican Association for the Promotion of the Citizenship is an NGO which promotes citizenship participation and social justice. Documents on-line - Penal Code, Constitution, Avaliação da Corrupção em Moçambique (77 p. in PDF), etc. Publishes a newsletter, O Cidadão.

Atneia - Base de dados da legislação publicada no Boletim da República de Moçambique, I Série, a partir de 25
In Portuguese. Access by subscription. Base de dados da legislação publicada no Boletim da República de Moçambique, I Série, a partir de 25 de Junho de 1976. Mozambique, Laws and Regulations. Database of summaries of the legislation published in the Official Gazette of Mozambique, since Independence (25 June 1976), searchable by subject, date, number, etc. Maintained by Pandora Box, Lda.

AWEPA, the European Parliamentarians for Southern Africa (Amsterdam)
AWEPA was founded, in 1984, as the Association of West European Parliamentarians for Action against Apartheid. AWEPA has "broadened its activities from a specific anti-apartheid focus, into areas of development cooperation, electoral assistance and observation, democratisation and human rights." It's site has some issues of its bulletins. It is active in Mozambique and publishes the Mozambique Peace Process Bulletin. Has the full text of its Occasional Paper 9: The "Laboratories" of the Mozambican Municipalisation Process: Are the municipalities meeting local needs? By Joseph Hanlon, Angelo Matusse and Rosita Alberto. 2001. 40 pages, in Adobe pdf.

Bibliografia Anual de Historia de Portugal
Citations from the 1990 volume only (includes 1989 citations) of the Bibliografia anual de historia de Portugal: da pre-historia a 1974. Published by the Grupo de Historia da Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Coimbra. Has an African section covering Angola, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique.

Bloco 4 Foundation - Mozambican publications on Hip Hop and publications on Mozambican Hip Hop
Bibliography of books, articles, theses, book reviews. A few are free online. Based in Maputo, Mozambique.

Britain Mozambique Society
Independent non-profit for anyone interested in Mozambique. Based in the U.K.

Bruck, Tilman. Valpy FitzGerald, and Arturo Grigsby - Enhancing the Private Sector Contribution to Post-War Recovery in Poor Countries (Part III - Mozambique)
In English, Portuguese, Spanish. (University of Oxford. Queen Elizabeth House. QEH Working Paper Series, 187, 2000) Paper in three parts which includes a comparative analysis and detailed case studies of Mozambique (Part 3) and Nicaragua. Tilman Bruck has other papers (land, households) on Mozambique on his personal web site. He is currently working on rural micro-economic aspects of post-war reconstruction in Mozambique.
Part 1.
Part 2:
Part 3.

Capela, José - Le Commerce des Esclaves au Mozambique aux XVIIIº et XIXº Siecles
In French. 22 p. in Adobe pdf format. (Comunicação a uma conferência) On the site of the Universidade do Porto. Centro de Estudos Africanos.

Cardoso, Carlos
Mozambican investigative journalist, Carlos Cardoso, founder of MediaFax and Metical, was assassinated Nov. 22, 2000. 

See also -
Sorokobi, Yves - The Murder of Carlos Cardoso. A Special Report from the Committee to Protect Journalists. In English and Portuguese. 2002.
As of Dec. 2002:
As of May 2002:

Mozambique Online Articles.
In Portuguese and English. Articles gathered by Wim Neeleman. Includes publications from Mozambique, Portugal, and elsewhere.

Articles from (available only to AllAfrica subscribers)
Top Writer Demands Justice (Mia Couto):

Carter Center. Mozambique Activities
The Carter Center has been working in Mozambique since 1998, providing international election observation, support for citizen observers, review of the political finance structure, support for a national consensus-building process, and improvement of agricultural production.

Carter Center - Observing the 1999 Elections in Mozambique. Final Report
Full text. Published 2000. 36 pages. In Adobe pdf.

Center for Research Libraries - Official Gazettes & Civil Society Documentation 
Digitized issues of government official gazettes from Algeria, Congo (Brazzaville), Iran, Iraq, Libya, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Somalia (includes British Somaliland) , Sudan, and Zimbabwe (includes Southern Rhodesia).

Centre Culturel Franco-Mozambicain
In French and Portuguese. Facts about Mozambique, its art and culture, schedule of the Centre's programs, the media, films, two images of paintings by Malagantana, related sites and addresses. Based in Maputo, Mozambique.

Centro de Integridade Pública de Moçambique / Center for Public Integrity
In Portuguese and English. Promotes good governance, transparency. Full text documents such as Relatório do Estudo sobre Transparência, Áreas de Riscos e Oportunidades de Corrupção em Seis Autarquias Moçambicanas; Corrupcao no sector da Justiça; Corrupcao no sector da Saúde; Pequena Corrupção na Educação; Análise à Estratégia Anti-Corrupção. Educational posters, other full text documents (UN, Swiss aid, World Bank). Publishes the CIP Newsletter. Based in Maputo, Mozambique.

Centro Para Democracia e Desenvolvimento / Centre for Democracy and Development
In Portuguese. A civil society organization promoting democratic development, human rights and inclusive governance. Has full text reports. Based in Maputo, Mozambique.

CIIMDA, Centre for Indigenous African Instrumental Music and Dance Practices
Offers classrom dance, instrumental courses in SADC countries (Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, and Zambia), works with government Ministries. Publishes books. Based in Pretoria, South Africa.

Cinemovel - "Mozambique Where Film Goes"
In Italian and English. Day by day account of a team of Italian filmmakers three month in 2001 traveling cinema showing films throughout Mozambique and providing HIV/AIDS education. The film itself has scenes from the commemoration of the death of President Samora Machel in a plane crash with appearances by President Joaquim Chissano, Nelson Mandela and Graça Machel [Mandela]. Was the opening film for the 2002 Stanford University United Nations Association Film Festival. Site of the Union Comunicazione, Lugo, Italy.

Club of Mozambique - Mozambique Portal
Current business news, politics, culture, sports, entertainment. Free email newsletter. Site Owner: Club of Mozambique, Lda.

Comissao Nacional de Eleicoes
In Portugese. Government organization responsible for supervision of elections. Information on past elections, voter education, election laws, notices.

Committee to Protect Journalists
Based in New York city, is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization which does not accept govt. funding. Has a Press Freedom Database with a few 1995 reports on harassment of journalists in Mozambique.

Comunidade dos Países de Língua Portuguesa (CPLP)
In Portuguese. "...uma organização internacional, criada em 17 de Julho de 1996" comprised of Angola, Brasil, Cabo-Verde, Guiné-Bissau, Moçambique, Portugal, São Tomé e Príncipe. Has documents / speeches from the Iª Conferência dos Chefes de Estado in 1996 and the IIª Conferência dos Chefes de Estado in 1998, documents from the Council of Ministers meetings, etc. Has brief full text articles from its Boletim, brief country profiles, events calendar.

Conference - New Research on Lusophone Africa, London, 16-17 May 2002, King's College
Has full text papers on Angola, Mozambique. Hosted on the site of the Dept. of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies, King's College London. All papers include a bibliography.

Papers include:
Eduardo Sitoe - "Making sense of the political transition in Mozambique: 1984-1994"
Einar Braathen - "Democratic decentralisation in Mozambique: Receptions in the centre Region"
Corrado Tornimbeni - "'Working Boundaries'. Boundaries, colonial controls and labour circulation in Beira District, Mozambique, 1942-1960s"
Olga Maria Lopes Serrão Iglésias Neves - "The African's censorship in Mozambique, 1926-1962"
Roberto Morozzo della Rocca - "The peace process in Mozambique"

Congresso (V) Luso-Afro-Brasileiro de Ciencias Sociais, 1998.
In Portuguese. Conference hosted in 1998 by Eduardo Mondlane University. Sells a cd-rom on the congress with the full text of papers presented, all exhibits presented plus material from the Archives. Cost $100.

Contemporary Portuguese Political History Research Centre
Based at the University of Dundee, Dept. of Politics, Dundee, Scotland. Use the Search form to locate full text articles and papers by Patrick Chabal, Malyn Newitt, Michel Cahen, etc. Has a timeline for colonial wars, a bibliography for colonial wars, balance of trade table 1938-1991 for Angola & Mozambique, acronyms. Has primary documents such as "General Spínola's statement on transfer of powers in Africa, Broadcast on 27 July 1974," links to related sites.

Example of articles - Cahen, Michel - "Nationalism and ethnicities: lessons from Mozambique."

Coral Reefs - Action Atlas
Site by Mother Jones magazine and the Coral Reef Alliance in Berkeley,
California on endangered coral reefs in Somalia, Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique,
Comoros, Seychelles, Madagascar, Mauritius, and Reunion.
Main page:
African coral reefs:

Cruzeiro do Sul - Instituto de Investigação para o Desenvolvimento
In Portuguese. Independent development research institute. Full text reports on development issues. "O Cruzeiro do Sul é uma rede Moçambicana de investigadores de várias instituições e especialistas que procuram um desenvolvimento que derive do contacto entre culturas, da miscigenação que respeita a diversidade e da integração das práticas de todos no enriquecimento científico e tecnológico." "O Cruzeiro do Sul – Instituto de Investigação para o Desenvolvimento ... é uma pessoa colectiva de direito privado, dotada de personalidade jurídica e autonomia administrativa, financeira e patrimonial, de carácter sócio-cultural e sem fins lucrativos ..." Has tables, charts, maps of election results.

Denmark. Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Has full text reports on development co-operation with African countries (Angola, Benin (in Danish), Eritrea, Ghana (in Danish) Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Southern Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.) Has some statements on disposal of pesticides in Mozambique.

DHS + - Demographic and Health Surveys
Important source. Full text surveys for African countries. "assists developing countries worldwide in the collection and use of data to monitor and evaluate population, health, and nutrition programs." Information includes Characteristics of Households, Fertility, Fertility Regulation, Fertility Preferences, Early Childhood Mortality, Maternal and Child Health, Maternal and Child Nutrition, Aids and Other STD's. Allows registered users to build custom tables from hundreds of surveys and indicators. DHS + is owned by Macro International (Calverton, Maryland). [KF]

Election - Presidential 2014
[Dhlakama] Afonso Dhlakama - Facebook Page - Dhlakama was the Presidential candidate for the RENAMO party in the 2014 Mozambique Presidential Election.
Nyusi President - In Portuguese. Web site of Filipe Nyusi, 2014 Presidential candidate for the ruling Mozambique party, FRELIMO. The election was held October 15, 2014.
[Simango] Daviz Simango - Facebook Page - Simango is the candidate of the Mozambique Democratic Movement, MDM, in the 2014 Mozambique Presidential Election.
Election 1999 - Mozambique Peace Process Bulletin

Election special from the AWEPA Bulletin published by AWEPA, the European Parliamentarians for Southern Africa.

Estudos Mocambicanos (Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Centro de Estudos Africanos)
Full text online of the journal from 1980, No. 1 through 2014, No. 23. Includes the English edition for Nos. 1-2 published as Mozambican Studies (see the last sentence of each article of the Estudos Mocambicanos issues 1 and 2.). Based at the Mozambique History Net maintained by Colin Darch.

Ethale Publishing
In Portuguese. "a Mozambican publishing house and creative agency" Has a YouTube channel, Ethale Talks (in Portuguese and some in English) on African culture, literature, and community. The Managing Director is Jessemusse Cacinda. Based in Maputo, Mozambique.

Le Fait Missionnaire (Lausanne, Switzerland)
In English and French. Has the table of contents for this print journal on missionary history in Africa. A selection of articles are online in Adobe pdf. Includes conference announcements, a directory of sites on Religion in Mozambique, links to related sites. .

Full text online:
N° 3/september 1996. Of God and Caesar...The Relation between Christian Churches and the State in post-colonial Mozambique, 1974 81
N° 2/décembre 1995. Stratégie missionnaire et tactiques d'appropriation indigènes. La Mission Romande au Mozambique

Foreign relations of the United States, 1964-1968. Volume 24, Africa. Editors, Nina Davis Howland, David S. Patterson.Washington, D.C. : Office of the Historian, U.S. Dept. of State, 1999.
Full text primary documents (letters, telegrams, memoranda, etc.) regarding U.S. relations with Africa. Includes the entire continent plus Southern Africa, South Africa, Portuguese Africa. Discusses Mozambique, Eduardo Mondlane, FRELIMO. (Dept. of State Publication 10627).

Fórum Mulher
In Portuguese. "Coordenação para a Mulher no Desenvolvimento, foi criado em 1993..." Concerned with women's rights, violence against women, etc. Directory of NGO civil society members. Based in Maputo, Mozambique.

FRELIMO, Frente de Libertação de Mocambique
In Portuguese. Government's political party. Biography of Mozambique's President Filipe Jacinto Nyusi, Central Committee members, photographs, videos, issues of the Information Bulletin, etc. [KF]

Frontline Fellowship (Newlands, South Africa)
"...exist to further the cause of world evangelisation by missionary outreach to resistant or neglected areas and groups in Southern Africa." Has field reports from Angola, Namibia, Sudan, Zambia, Mozambique, newsletter reports, sells books on related topics.

Gerdes, Paulus - Basketry, Geometry, and Symmetry in Africa and the Americas
Special e-book issue of the journal, Visual Mathematics. "The book deals with the geometry and symmetries of designs and patterns created by mat and basket weavers in several African and American cultures. The type of basketry discussed is twill basketry" Countries involved are Mozambique, the DRC (Congo), and Angola. Includes a bibliographpy.

Gerster, Richard and Sonja Zimmermann - "Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) for Poverty Reduction?"
Full text, in Adobe pdf. 20 p. Its Annex 1 has Case Study 4: A land licensing and planning system for Beira City, Mozambique.

Goldman Prize - Feliciano dos Santos
In English and Portuguese. Feliciano dos Santos won the 2008 Goldman Prize. "With his internationally-recognized band, Massukos, Santos uses music to promote the importance of water and sanitation in Mozambique. His program is now serving as a model for other sustainable development programs around the world."

See also Poo Productions -
and Hesperian Foundation Weblog -

Gorongosa National Park / Parque Nacional da Gorongosa
News about the park, conservation projects with the local community, travel tourism information, history & stories about the park from the 1900s to date. Photographs.

Graham-Silverman, Adam - Fighting AIDS in Mozambique
Slate e-magazine, four part article - 2005: May 31, June 1, June 2, June 3,. "Adam Graham-Silverman spent five weeks in Mozambique as an International Reporting Project fellow at Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies."

"...a [moderated] discussion list [in English and Portuguese] for people interested in the Portuguese-speaking African countries (Mozambique, Angola, Guinea Bissau, Cape Verde, and Sao Tome)." " The list was initiated by the Lusophone African Studies Organization (LASO). LASO [affiliated with the African Studies Assoc. (U.S.)] is an independent professional society established in the United States that is open to all scholars with an interest in Lusophone Africa."

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Human Rights Watch
Has the 1999 World Report on Mozambique.

Hyatt, Stanley Portal - Diary of a Soldier of Fortune (London, Collins, 1911)
The full text online of Stanley Hyatt's book is provided by Ronald J. Wilson of Spokane, Washington. Hyatt travelled in Rhodesia (also to Mozambique, Mauritius, Australia, the Philippines). Includes photographs of early Bulawayo, a glossary created by Wilson. One can download the complete book in ASCII text.

IIEP Newsletter (Paris)
The International Institute for Educational Planning's, July-Sept. 1998 issue has the articles: "Spotlight on education in Portuguese-speaking Africa" and "The Mozambican experience: towards a system of indicators for each province."

Ilha de Mocambique. (Island of Mozambique)
A "...small, beautiful, coral island located in the north of Mozambique on the Indian Ocean. Until 1898 the island's fortified town served as the capital of Portuguese East Africa." History, historical buildings, accommodations, books about the island, photographs, send a postcard, related links.

Ilheu, Fernanda - The Role of China in the Portuguese Speaking African Countries: The Case of Mozambique
32 pages in PDF. Published by the Centro de Estudos sobre Africa e do Desenvolvimento, Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestao da Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa. Documentos de Trabalho nº 84.

Iluminando Vidas - Fotografia Mocambicana 1950-2001, Ricardo Rangel & the Next Generation
A photo exhibition about Mozambique photography from 1950 to 2001 by Ricardo Rangel, his proteges, Kok Nam and others. Daily life in Mozambique from colonial times to the present. Over 100 black and white photographs. Photographers' biographies, self portraits. An exhibition catalog was published. Historical timeline.

Institute of Social Studies, Netherlands [Mozambique]
"The ISS is an international institute of higher education on social and economic change with a focus on development processes. It was founded 50 years ago by the Dutch universities to assist in the training and further education of professionals, especially from developing countries." Many ISS Working Papers are in full text online.

Examples: Contingent identity and socialist democracy in the port of Maputo/ Bridget O'Laughlin - 2002. 39 p. in Adobe pdf. Working Paper, 372.
Proletarianisation, agency and changing rural livelihoods : forced labour and resistance in colonial Mozambique / Bridget O'Laughlin - 2001. in Adobe pdf. Working Paper, 354.

Instituto - Camoes
In Portuguese and English. The Institute, under Portugal's Ministry of the Foreign Affairs (with administrative autonomy) promotes Portuguese culture and language abroad. Has a directory of Centres in Africa for the Study of Portuguese, a directory of Portuguese Cultural Centres in Africa, and of African university departments for the study of Portuguese language and literature. Publishes a magazine, Camões : revista de letras e culturas lusófonas. Negotiates cultural agreements with other countries. Based in Lisbon, Portugal.

Instituto Marquês de Valle Flôr (Lisbon)
In Portuguese. Presents two awards - Prémio para actos heróicos (distribuído anualmente a crianças que se tenham distinguido por actos de coragem e altruismo) and Prémio de Literatura Africana (criado em 1990, tem por finalidade premiar uma obra literária de um autor dos países africanos de expressão portuguesa). Publishes public health manuals, supports health projects in Sao Tome, health and agricultural projects in Mozambique and Angola.

International Development Research Centre, Acacia Initiative
IDRC (Ottawa, Canada) initiated project (with international partners) to empower sub-Saharan African communities to apply information and communication technologies (ICTs) for social and economic development. It has reports on rural connectivity, education (distance learning, cellular connectivity, Uninet, SchoolNet), income generation, governance, health, internet access, national strategies for Mozambique, Senegal, South Africa. Has a discussion list, acacia-L; past discussions are on the web site.

International Development Research Centre, South Africa Regional Office
Sponsors a Southern Africa Connectivity Project.

International Monetary Fund - Mozambique and the IMF
Full text reports on Mozambique's economy. Includes "Mozambique: Recent Economic Developments," "Mozambique - Statistical Appendix, "Mozambique - Economic Rehabilitation and the Poor," "Mozambique - Selected Issues" (122 p.) and many more reports.

Internet Journal of African Studies
Pub. at Univ. of Bradford, Dept. of Social and Economic Studies, Bradford, U.K. Contains the full text of No. 1, April 1996. The issue has three articles on democracy and the elections in Mozambique (by Joseph Hanlon, E. Morier-Genoud, and R. Jacobson), articles on the social impact of structural adjustment in Tanzania, famines, Norwegian trade union solidarity work in Africa, etc.

Investment Promotion Centre / Centro de Promocao de Investimentos, CPI (Maputo)
Official government site. In English. Has quick facts, economic indicators, investment trends, investment opportunities, tax incentives, guarantees to investors, issues of their newsletter, Investir, etc. Site may take a while to load.

Ithaka: an Introduction, by Kevin Guthri
Powerpoint presentation about Aluka, an Ithaka project to create an online database of scholarly resources for research and teaching and to preserve materials in danger of being lost. The first projects are three on Africa - documents from the Southern Africa liberation movements, African Plants and their uses, and the historic Kilwa island off the Tanzania coast. From the web site for the Association of Research Libraries, May 2004 meeting proceedings.

Journal of Humanitarian Assistance
A free e-journal based at Cambridge University. Has a wealth of information on the Rwanda-Zaire crisis of 1996-97. Includes field reports on Somalia, Uganda, Mozambique and Zimbabwe, academic articles on refugees and peacekeeping in Liberia, Mozambique, Rwanda, Somalia, Zaire. Has Policy and Briefing Documents and more.

Korver, David - E-mail in Lusophone Countries in Africa
Has a draft version of a case study (55 pages) by Korver (at the Katholieke Universiteit Nijmegen) on the development of e-mail and the internet in Mozambique from its beginning until the end of 1997. Includes interviews from the Mozambique study.

Main Page:

Korver, Monique - Van Ommen Travel Agency
Offers tourist trips to Mozambique, has information and photographs of Maputo, hotels, beaches.

Kyle, Steven
Prof. Kyle is in the Department of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. See full text papers and reports on Angola, Mozambique, etc.

Learning for All (Frankston, Vic., Australia)
A humanitarian, nonprofit aid organization. Has a pilot project at the teacher training institute of Chibututuine, in Maputo province, Mozambique which will place multimedia computers in a teacher training institute, and train teachers in their use.

Leland Initiative in Mozambique
"The Leland Initiative is a five-year US Government effort to extend full Internet connectivity to approximately twenty African countries in order to promote sustainable development". Links to the U.S.A.I.D page.

Liga Moçambicana dos Direitos Humanos
In Portuguese. Full text documents on-line. Links to related organizations. Based in Maputo, Mozambique.

Linga Linga Project
About a plan by two brothers from the Netherlands, Douwe and Jelle Mayer, to establish tourist lodges in Mozambique.

London School of Economics - Mozambique Election Data
Election results from the 1999 Parliamentary Election, the 2004 Presidential and Parliamentary Election, the 2009 Presidential, Parliamentary and Municipal Elections, the 2011-2012 Municipal By-Elections. "For 2004-2012, the results go to the level of individual polling stations." Maintained at the International Development Dept. Research section, LSE.

Lualuali, Kheto - Mozambican Painter
In Dutch, English, French and Portuguese. Lualuali lives and works in Amsterdam. "...contains 18 paintings divided in seven different phases." Has a biography of the artist.

Lusófono (Lisbon)
In Portuguese. Site for the print publication.

Lusotopie (Paris)
From the Association des chercheurs de la revue Lusotopie. Pub. by Editions Karthala, Paris. Abstracts in French, Portuguese, English. Full text articles on-line. Annual academic journal first published in 1994. Political analysis of Portuguese-speaking countries. Search by keyword across all issues in English, Portuguese, and French.

Some articles:
Ma-Tuga no mato. Imagens sobre os portugueses em discursos rurais moçambicanos.
The Ascendance of Angoche: The Politics of Kinship and Territory in Nineteenth Century Northern Mozambique.
Solidariedade com os pobres ou comércio no mercado do desenvolvimento ? As organizações não governamentais em Moçambique.
Pour un atlas social et culturel du Mozambique.
Machambas in the City  : Urban Women and Agricultural Work in Mozambique.
Islam in the Service of Colonialism ? Portuguese Strategy during the Armed Liberation Struggle in Mozambique.
As Igrejas ziones no espaço sóciocultural de Moçambique urbano (anos 1980 e 1990).
Os missionários suíços face ao nacionalismo moçambicano. Entre a tsonganidade e a moçambicanidade.
La culture des " gens de la prière ". La vie d'une communauté protestante au Mozambique à la fin du xixe siècle.
Mozambique : histoire géopolitique d'un pays sans nation. 54 p. In PDF.

Machel, Graca, "The Impact of Armed Conflict on Children", 1996
The full text of this report is at: gopher://
It was prepared by Ms. Machel for the United Nations and discusses child soldiers, child victims of prostitution, the problem of landmines, etc.

Malangatana Valente Ngweya - Mozambique's master artist, sculptor, poet
Malangatana: Mozambique Modern. Art Institute of Chicago.
Five essays on Malangatana. Works in the exhibition. Installation and video tour.
Art Institute of Chicago Exhibition, 2020 -
Google Arts & Culture video - has works for sale.

Malangatana Valente Ngwenya
Mozambique's master artist, sculptor, poet. The David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University held an exhibition, Malangatana: A Forty-Year Survey of a Contemporary Mozambican Artist, April 13 - May 27, 2002 (biography, examples of his work).

The Tanzania publisher,Mkuki na Nyota Publishers, published a book - Malangatana Valente Ngwenya / edited by Júlio Navarro ; translated from the Portuguese by Harriet C. McGuire, Zita C. Nunes and William P. Rougle.

Manica Province, "Província de Manica ON-LINE"
In Portuguese. Official site.

In Portuguese, some English. Official government statements from the President, Prime Minister, and others. Transcripts of press briefings with the Prime Minister. Part of the official government site hosted by Centro de Informática, Universidade Eduardo Mondlane.

[Matos] Narciso Matos. An Interview
Interview with Matos, Carnegie Corporation of New York Senior Program Office, former Secretary-General of the Association of African Universities, and former Vice Chancellor, Eduardo Mondlane University. Concerns his youth, changes at independence, African universities. See also "Partnership to Strengthen African Universities" on educational collaboration by Carnegie. Article from the Carnegie Reporter, (New York) Vol. 1/No. 1, Summer 2000.

Mbendi -Mozambique Country Profile
Basic information, economic overview, investment information, the mining industry,  the oil and gas industry. By MBendi Information Services (Pty) Ltd. a business consulting company in Claremont, South Africa.

Memória de África
In Portuguese. "...pretende ser um repositório de toda a informação relativa aos Países Africanos de Língua Oficial Portuguesa desde o início do século XX até aos dias de hoje para que essa memória não se perca com a dos homens que a protagonizam ou protagonizaram." " projecto da Fundação Portugal-África."

Memória Portuguesa de África e do Orient
In Portuguese. Site takes a while to load. Historical postcards from Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, São Tomé e Príncipe. Click on the thumbnail to see a larger image. João M.Loureiro, owner of the postcards, has published them as books which are sold on the web site.

Mine Action Program - Mozambique
In Portuguese and English. To promote "...the exchange of information, data and ideas on humanitarian mine action in Mozambique. Information on demining projects, projects to support victims, etc.

Mocambique. Governo (older site)
In Portuguese, some English. Official site. Biographies of the President and Prime Minister. Prime Ministers press conferences, President's speeches. Directory of Ministries and biographies of Ministers. Programa Quinquenal 2000-2004, news, words to the national anthem, and other government documents. Full text documents, Ministry contact information. Issues of the Boletim da Republica.From the Gabinete de Informação, Maputo. or

Mocambique Site
In Portuguese. From the Centro de Informática da Universidade Eduardo Mondlane. Information on - the government, the economy, tourism, health, maps (may take a while to download), etc. Includes the Mozambique Export Promotion Institute (IFEX), the tourist magazine, Time Out which covers hotels, places to visit, public holidays,etc. A health section covers AIDS and Mozambique.

[Mondlane] Eduardo Mondlane Foundation (Maputo, Mozambique)
Is concerned with "...barriers such as social instability and generalized poverty that prejudice the development of democracy in Mozambique...' Has biography of Mondlane, the founder and first president of FRELIMO, the Mozambique Liberation Front. The Eduardo Chivambo Mondlane Scholarship provides four years of full tuition at Oberlin College. The Foundation Director is Janet Rae Mondlane.

[Mondlane] Herbert Shore Collection Archive of Documents on the Life and Legacy of Eduardo Chivambo Mondlane
The University of Southern California Doheny Library hosts an online guide (in Adobe PDF) to microfilm of the archive. Among material listed are papers of Eduardo Mondlane, his wife Janet Mondlane, FRELIMO, the Mozambique Institute. There are materials about the Mondlanes and U.N. materials. A project of the Doheny Electronic Resources Center.

Monteiro, Natalina Teixeira - Mozambique, Women in the Informal Economy
This site has some copyright issues and has been removed as a result.

Movimento Democratico de Mocambique, MDM
In Portuguese. Mozambique political party. Its 2014 Presidential candidate was MDM leader and mayor of Beira, Daviz Simango.

Mozambique [Government]
In Portuguese. Official site. See annotation under Mocambique. Governo.

Mozambique - David Forrest
Slide show with study questions, profile of Samora Machel, visit with the Mozambique Ambassador, interview with a Portuguese soldier in Mozambique, page on history. Prepared for a World Studies class at James Logan High School, Union City, California by David Forrest.

Mozambique Airlines
Has fares, tourist packages, promotional fares, reservations form, the Flamingo Club frequent flier program, etc.

Mozambique. Comissão para a Política de Informática / Commission for Information Policy
In Portuguese. Official site. ICT politices, news, reports.

Mozambique. Direccão Nacional de Águas / National Directorate of Water
In Portuguese. Official site.

Mozambique. Embassy. Washington, D.C.
Visa information, etc.

Mozambique Government
In Portuguese. Official site. The government portal. 

Mozambique Inview (Maputo)
Subscription information, tables of contents for the electronic edition of the twice a month Maputo publication. Requires subscription to read the articles.

Mozambique. Instituto Nacional de Estatística (Maputo)
In Portuguese. Official site. Has population statistics, population by province, by major cities, literacy, the 2007 and 1997 population census results, economic, health, education statistics. Has Banco de Mocambique annual reports, the bank's Boletim do Mercado Monetário Interbancário. Lists publications for sale.

Mozambique. Ministério da Agricultura e Desenvolvimento Rural, MADER
In Portuguese. Official site.

Mozambique. Ministério da Ciência e Tecnologia
In Portuguese. News, full text documents on-line.,1&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL

Mozambique. Ministério do Ensino Superior Ciência e Tecnologia / Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology
In Portuguese and English. Has full text documents such as the "Strategic Plan Of Higher Education (2000-2010)."

Mozambique. Ministério para a Coordenação da Acção Ambiental. SDNP (Sustainable Development Networking Programme in Mozambique)
In Portuguese. Includes a directory of addresses for ministries and research institutes, information on LINK-Forum de ONGs, list of laws affecting the environment, Rede para o Desenvolvimento Sustentável em Moçambique, etc.

Mozambique. National Demining Commission / Comissão Nacional de Desminagem
In Portuguese. One page with address.

Mozambique News Online (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Older issues of a former electronic newsletter written by Mozambican journalists in Mozambique. Was produced by Africa News Network, Denmark. 1997-1998 issues are on the Univ. of Pennsylvania site.

Mozambique Political Process Bulletin (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Scroll down to see the Bulletins. Published by AWEPA, the European Parliamentarians for Southern Africa. Formerly called Mozambique Peace Process Bulletin. Edited by Joseph Hanlon. Issues are in Adobe pdf format.

Nos. 26, 27, 28 in English
2003 Local Election final results, in Adobe pdf, at: and News at

Mozambique - Portugalnet
Has a discussion list, in Portuguese, on Mozambique (using a web form) at -
Also many links to Mozambique-related information.

Mozambique Reports and Documents
Many full text articles, commentary by Joseph Hanlon on political events in Mozambique. Includes full text issues of his Mozambique Political Process Bulletin / Boletim sobre o processo politico em Mocambique. Maintained by Joseph Hanlon.

Mozambique. Special Advertising Supplement to the New York Times, December 4, 2000
Full text of a supplement on Mozambique's economy, business opportunities. From Summit Communications which produces special sections that appear in the New York Times.

" informal network for all those interested in research and policy issues in Mozambique. It will discuss economic, social and political developments, communicate research results, and hold occasional meetings to discuss work in progress." Join the group, read past messages.

E-mail list, mainly in Portuguese, on Mozambique. Carries news, the Mozambique News Agency AIM Reports, etc. To subscribe, send e-mail to:
In the Message area put: SUBSCRIBE MOZNET-L yourname
In Portuguese. Has some items in English. Business news, business opportunities. "A, Lda. oferece Serviços de Internet para empresas e instituições sediadas em Moçambique abrangendo Desenho e Manutenção de Páginas, sua Hospedagem e Serviços de Consultoria WEB."

Mozambican sculptor. "In 1989 and 1991 he won respectively the 3rd and 1st prize at a competition for new talents organized by Horizonte Arte e Difusão."

Netherlands Institute for Southern Africa - The (Secret) Truth Commission Files
The Netherlands Institute for Southern Africa prepared reports, Nov. 1997, for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. They investigate the deaths of Olaf Palme, Dulcie September, and Samora Machel.
Their report, Chemical Warfare Case concerns "the involvement of the South African apartheid regime and its secret services in chemical and biological warfare."

Directory and search engine for Mozambique. From the Centro de Informática, Universidade Eduardo Mondlane.

Nordic Africa Institute - Nordic Documentation on the Liberation Struggle in Southern Africa
Includes Mozambique posters. Documents on the "late 20th century history of national liberation in Southern Africa and the role of the Nordic countries..... primary source material available in government, NGO and personal archives..... mainly in the Nordic languages, but when possible, English is indicated.....interviews with important actors, photographs, publications, posters and scanned newspaper clips from the period 1960-1996." The Nordic Africa Institute is based in Uppsala, Sweden.

Northwestern University. Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies - African Posters
Searchable database of 77 posters, part of a larger collection at Northwestern. Has Mozambique posters from the 1970s and 1980s.

NotMoc. Noticias de Mocambique
In Portuguese. Electronic newsletter on Mozambique. Current news on politics, economy, society, culture, sports. Also available by e-mail.

O que se passa na UEM?
In Portuguese. Concerns the personnel dispute at Eduardo Mondlane University. Maintained by Rita Brum.

Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa, OSISA
In English and Portuguese. Non-profit foundation established by George Soros. Provides grants to organizations. Operates in Angola, Mozambique; Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, Swaziland; Zimbabwe, Zambia and Malawi. Programs in Human Rights and Democracy Building; Media; Education; Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs); Economic Justice. Has Guidelines for Proposal Writing and Preparing Budgets. Based in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Oxfam International - Debt Relief for Mozambique (1997)

Partnership for Higher Education in Africa
Full text publications include: Higher Education in Tanzania: A Case Study; Makerere University in Transition, 1993-2000: Opportunities and Challenges; Higher Education in Mozambique: A Case Study; Securing the Linchpin: ICT for Teaching, Learning, and Research. The Grants Database provides information by country, grantee, donor, amount, duration, purpose of grant, and keywords on grants received from the Partnership members: Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Ford Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation, and the Rockefeller Foundation. Based at New York University, New York city.

Pathfinder International (Watertown, Massachusetts)
A non-profit founded in the 1920s. "supports family planning and reproductive health initiatives in 37 countries in Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, and Asia and the Near East." Full text articles on Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, with photographs, statistics.

Peace Parks Foundation - Maputaland Peace Park
"...conservation effort is the proposal to merge Southern Africa's parks into Trans-Frontier Conservation Areas." Article from Travel Africa, an online magazine.

Pela Moralizacao da Universidade
In Portuguese. "Lecturers of the Social Science faculty at Maputo's Eduardo Mondlane University...embarked on an indefinite strike to press for the reinstatement of the faculty's director, and a number of other matters concerning the running of the institution. The lecturers are asking the vice-chancellor, Brazao Mazula, to reinstate the faculty's director, Terezinha da Silva, because they disagree with the methods he used to remove her. Silva, who was appointed by Mazula himself in 1997, was sacked following an anonymous letter addressed to Mazula 27 January, allegedly by the nucleus of the faculty's students. The students were demanding her sacking, because they were discontented with one of the lecturers and she failed to solve the problem to their satisfaction." - source PANA, Pan African News Agency.

Program on Security and Development, SAND
"...focuses on documenting, investigating and consulting..." regarding the proliferation and indiscriminate use of small arms and light weapons. Hosts the Geneva 2001 database an electronic collection of official statements made and actions taken by governments regarding the proliferation and misuse of small arms and light weapons. Full text documents (in Adobe .pdf) are available such as the Tools for Arms Project in Mozambique by the Christian Council of Mozambique (1999). Affiliated with the Monterey Institute of International Studies, Monterey, Calif.

RENAMO, Resistencia Nacional Mocambicana
In Portuguese. Political party whose President is Afonso Macacho Marceta Dhlakama. Has party documents, photographs, videos. Based in Maputo.

Rowing Upstream: Snapshots of Pioneers of the Information Age in Africa
Edited by Lisbeth A. Levey and Stacey Young. Developed by the Project for Information Access and Connectivity (PIAC). (Johannesburg, South Africa: Zann Hoad Sharp Sharp Media (Pty) Ltd., 2002.). Full text of a book on the history of the internet in Africa, with a timeline (and maps). Covers the role of African NGOs, especially SANGONET, a photo essay (includes community radio in Mozambique, women's enterprises), African content on the web including from the Diaspora, ICT in African universities, ICT funding in Africa, accounts of the beginnings of the internet in Africa by some of its pioneers (for ex. Venancio Massingue).

Rural Women, Population & Development in Lusophone Africa: Annotated Bibliography of Selected Literature in Portuguese Language 1991 - 1996
Prepared by Zoran Roca. Covers Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, Mozambique, São Tomé and Príncipe. From the Population Information Network (POPIN) of the United Nations Population Division (DESIPA), in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. and Older site:

SADC Regional Information Centre On Local Government (Southern Africa)
Mozambique. Its Directory of local government information for all SADC countries includes Ministry of Local Government contacts, the top city councils (their mayors, contact addresses), district councils, local government associations. training institutions, donor agencies. Full text documents, in Adobe pdf; topics (Local Government Reform in Mozambique). Based in Harare, Zimbabwe.

Simler, Kenneth, Gaurav Datt, Sanjukta Mukherjee and Gabriel Dava - "Determinants of poverty in Mozambique: econometric estimates and policy simulations by Kenneth Simler"
Full text, in Adobe pdf."This paper presents an analysis of poverty in Mozambique, using the first national household survey of living conditions. Econometric analysis of the determinants of total household consumption highlights the important roles of education, agricultural technology, infrastructure, and household demographic structure in improving consumption levels and reducing poverty." Paper from a 2000 Oxford University, U.K. conference, "Opportunities in Africa: Micro-evidence on firms and households."

Southern African Centre for Defence Information (SACDI)
A joint project of the Centre for Conflict Resolution and the Institute for Democracy in South Africa. "...established to deepen understanding of, and provide support for, debates surrounding defence and security issues in the sub-continent. To this end, it has established and maintains databases containing military and economic information for all the Southern African Development Community countries." Has the full text of Defence Digest, Working Papers and its Defence Digest Briefs. Based in Rondebosch, South Africa.

Southern African Migration Project
A research programme to facilitate the formulation of new policy initiatives on migration in Southern Africa and to promote awareness of the role/contributions of foreign immigrants of African origin in South Africa. The project is funded by the Canadian International Development Agency, CIDA. Partners include Queen's University (Canada) and the Institute for Democracy in South Africa, IDASA. Has the full text of some articles and reports.

Southern African Research and Documentation Centre
Full text articles about the 1999 Mozambique election. SARDC has offices in Harare, Maputo and Dar es Salaam.

Swiss Peace. FAST Early Warning System - Mozambique
Has risk assessment, conflict analysis reports for 2002, 2003. Their Mozambique specialist is Joseph Hanlon. Swiss Peace is a peace research institute founded in 1988. "FAST aims at enhancing the political decision makers' ability to identify critical developments in a timely manner [to]...prevent or limit destructive effects of violent conflict..." Based in Bern, Switzerland.

Tambo Tambulani Tambo
In English, Portuguese, Danish. "...founded in 1995 in Pemba, Northern Mozambique to promote art and culture..." Stages productions of drama, music, dance where traditional art expressions and culture are incorporated into modern settings and preserved for the future. Tambo International Art Camp and Festival - Celebrating Cultural Diversity - brings artists together from different cultural backgrounds to promote their different cultural heritages to communities, inspiring each other..." Video clips.

Telecomunicações de Moçambique, E.P.
In Portuguese. The national telecommunications company and internet service provider. Has full text of recent annual reports.

Time Out(Maputo)
E edition of the print tourism magazine published as a supplement to Economia magazine. In English and Portuguese. The Dec. 98-June 99 issue features Monuments in Mozambique. Lists hotels, entertainment, public holidays, has information for the major cities. Files take a while to load.

United Nations Development Programme - Mozambique

United Nations Development Programme. Sustainable Development Networking Programme - Mozambique
"The objective of SDNP [set up in 1996] was to provide connectivity where not available, users training and development of content on sustainable development." Includes "SDNP Mozambique: Taking Risks: Developing Regional Connectivity" with information on the internet, telecom, telecentres, and computing in Mozambique.

United Nations - Mozambique
 Key development indicators, history of Mozambique, [KF] and older page

United States. Central Intelligence Agency. Chiefs of State & Cabinet Members - Mozambique
Provides a list of the President, Cabinet members, the Governor of the Central Bank, the country's Ambassador to the U.S., and its U.N. Representative.

United States. Central Intelligence Agency. World Factbook - Mozambique
Has a map, information on geography, people, government, economy, transportation, communication, defense.

United States. Department of State. Report on Human Rights Practices - Mozambique.
2008 Report, 2007 Report, 2006 Report, 2005 Report, 2004 Report, 2003 Report, 2002 Report, 2001 Report, 2000 Report, 1999 Report, 1998 Report, 1997  Report, 1996 Report, 1993-1995 Reports:

United States. Embassy. (Mozambique)
Ambassador's biography, important addresses, a year 2001 Mozambique Country Commercial Guide, 2000 List of American Companies Operating in Mozambique, visa information, the Peace Corps in Mozambique, Embassy press releases in Portuguese, etc. or

Universidade Eduardo Mondlane
In Portuguese. Official site.  University history, council minutes, the libraries, number of students by province enrolled in various faculties, the Boletim Informativo, campus research centers (Centro de Estudos Africanos, Centro de Informatica, etc.), the faculties, the Arquivo Historica de Mocambique, etc.

Universidade Eduardo Mondlane. Centro de Estudos Africanos
History of the Center, issues of its bulletin, Pesquisa Informa, an online catalog of the Center's library holdings. Publishes Estudos Moçambicanos. Universidade Eduardo Mondlane is in Maputo, Mozambique.

University of California, Santa Cruz. McHenry Library - A Luta Continua: African Liberation Movement Posters from the Collection of David H. Anthony
Posters and background on the African anti-colonial struggle. Posters mainly from the personal collection of Professor Anthony.

University of Pennsylvania African Studies Program - Mozambique Page
Information from the CIA World Factbook, US State Dept. travel advisories. languages, maps, etc.

War-Torn Societies Project (WSP)
Has a Mozambique country project. WSP's database of citations to research reports, books, unpublished reports, etc. is searchable by keyword. Its newsletter, The Challenge of Peace and its Research Updates carry reports on Mozambique.The WSP promotes understanding of the challenges of post-conflict periods. It is a joint program of the Geneva-based United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD) and the Programme for Strategic and International Security Studies, PSIS of the Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva.

Women and Law in Southern Africa - Mozambique Country Office
In Portuguese (mainly) and English. A Feminist NGO concerned with "...equality of rights and opportunities between women and men in the country, promoting changes in the law and in public policies, in access to and the administration of justice, and in social practices." Full text documents. Issues of its bulletin, Outras Vozes, are online.

Examples of articles -
Why Polygamy is Unacceptable in Family Law, in the Light of Human Rights.
Abortion Related Morbidity and Mortality.
The Significance of Widowhood for Women.

World Bank - Mozambique
Country brief, World Bank assistance, full text reports and documents, statistics.

World Bank - Capacity Building in Africa
March 2005 Report assesses World Bank support for public sector capacity building in Africa over the past 10 years based on country studies of Benin, Ethiopia, Ghana, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique.

World Bank Internet Connectivity Projects
Reports on Bank computer networking projects in Ghana, Malawi, Mozambique, Senegal.

World Relief
An organization of U.S. evangelical churches organized in 1944 to assist European refugees. They are "the only evangelical agency authorized to resettle refugees in the United States." Was the largest international aid agency working in Southern Gaza Province, site of the worst flooding Feb.-March 2000. Based in Wheaton, IL. and Congers, NY.

The World Through My Eyes. Photographs by Young Mozambicans
In English and Portuguese. O Mundo Através Dos Meus Olhos. Fotografias por jovens Moçambicanos. "...project started by a returned Peace Corps Volunteer [Blake H. Schmidt] and his Mozambican friend to teach photography to underprivileged Mozambican youth." Biographies of the young photographers and their portfolios. Photos can be purchased.

[Yellow Pages] Páginas Amarelas de Mocambique
In Portuguese and English. Mozambique yellow pages. From the Official Phone Guide of Mozambique edited by LTM - Listas Telefónica de Moçambique for TDM - Telecomunicações de Moçambique.

Zambezi Society (Harare)
"...conservation group devoted solely to looking after the Zambezi, the finest and wildest river in Africa." Projects include biodiversity in Mozambique, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, elephant research, black rhino protection, eco-tourism, Victoria Falls environmental problems. Has photographs, publications list, a map.

In English. Access by Subscription. Mozambique news on politics, oil, gas, metals, minerals, coal, electricity, telecoms, transport, industry, business, tourism, aid, education, health, water, agriculture, real estate, etc. Has a free weekly newsletter.  Produced by Tom Bowker and Leigh Elston in Maputo and Gavriel Hollander in London.