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Tuesday, 18 July 2017 09:10

Mozambique achievements - December 2016 - June 2017

Mozambique: have formed their inter-agency task force chaired by the Ministry of Land Environment and Rural Development. This ministry has mobilized policy focal persons from all critical ministries relevant to establishment of EBA based, clean energy powered agro-industrial zones – including Ministry of Agriculture and Food Safety, Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy, Ministry of Public Works and Housing, Ministry of Industry and Commerce, Ministry of Education and Human Development, Ministry of the Sea, Inland Water and Fisheries, Ministry of Science and Technology, Higher Education and Professional Technician, Ministry of Youth and Sports, Ministry of Gender Child and Social Action, Ministry of Health; for harmonized & coordinated policies that complement establishment of the EBA based, clean energy powered agro-industrial zones. The task force also convenes participation of academia & research to ensure policies are adequately informed & grounded on research. The introductory meeting of the task force has already been conducted and a schedule of first start policy areas to target is under development.

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