WFP's SAFE Initiative in Mozambique

Posted by: SAFE Administrator

Modified date: 10/18/2017

WFP's SAFE Initiative in Mozambique


Technology field of reference: cooking

Relevant sectors: Nutrition , Food security , Environment , protection

Population type: Schools

Category of funders: Not Available

Project Description

SAFE in WFP Mozambique is implemented since 2012 to: *To address protection issues (eg. women gathering firewood being exposed to gender-based violence) *To ensure that beneficiaries can adequately cook their food and water (reducing water and sanitation and nutrition concerns) *To address environmental degradation caused by beneficiaries seeking cooking fuel resources


Starting and ending date

From 01/01/2012

Number of beneficiaries reached through energy related activites or interventions

Ecological stoves: cooks and school managers trained on the use of the ecological cook stoves, construction and maintainance.

Names of implementing partners

WFP Partners: Local Community Organizations trained by GIZ and Government (National Directorate of Energy at provincial and district levels)

Funding sources