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Antique Finish Filigree Sterling Silver Round Cut Natural Mozambique Garnet Ring (2.5 CT.T.W)

An antique finish vintage style filigree sterling silver ring with a round cut natural Mozambique Garnet gemstone. The Garnet looks like in dark red due to the thickness and is classified as Mozambique garnet as where it is originated. 8 more words

Palm Sunday Slideshow

Here is a slideshow of some pics and short videos of Palm Sunday in Beira. Enjoy!


Women’s rights in the developing world: Build it and it will come?

As originally post at opendemocracy.net.

By Valerie Percival

Mozambique is a land of contradictions.

Women were active in the independence struggle. Strong female civic leaders, like Graça Machel, participate actively in public life. 999 more words

Faculty Posts

ProSavana scoping study

The report from our scoping study on ProSavana has been published on CIFOR’s website.

Please find it here

Like a goat led to slaughter...

His name was Sam.

Sam showed up at the house on a Wednesday. He was small, carrying a joyful disposition and bringing a smile to everyone who saw him. 975 more words

Poor in Africa

Poor in Africa –

Living it in Mozambique

Poverty is like jail. Too many times it means a life sentence for the persons concerned. I lived in the third poorest country of our planet for three months – in poverty. 2,874 more words


Readjusting the Mozambican Penal Code

Mozambique has recently redrafted its penal code to remove offensive articles that remained from the original Portuguese code written in 1886.  Although the code had been in force for the past 128 years, the articles, including one which allows men to avoid prosecution for rape upon marrying their victim, have not been enforced by the Mozambican government.  153 more words