Highlights of Mozambique Visit (12–15 June 2017)

Highlights of Mozambique Visit (12–15 June 2017)

During June, the Mozambique Ministry of Education (MoE) hosted CSTL partners. The visitors included representatives from the following funding and implementing partners: the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (CSTL funding partner), represented by Mr Christian Engler and Lawrence Lewis; and MIET AFRICA (CSTL implementing partner), represented by Lucas Chachine (Board member), Lynn van der Elst (CEO), Pontsi Buthelezi (CSTL team leader) and Sindi Zulu (CSTL Regional Coordinator).

The visit commenced with a meeting at the MoE headquarters in Maputo, where the MoE’s Director of Health and Nutrition, Dr Arlinda Chaquisse, gave a presentation on the progress of CSTL in the country. She highlighted the strong collaboration between government and non-government partners in the strengthening of the education system, using CSTL as an overarching framework to guide the MoE’s response to addressing learning barriers faced by children and youth. Dr Chaquisse shared how CSTL has been contextualized to address priorities in Mozambique,

CSTL Moçambique Canção

The Mozambique CSTL song:

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Group: Activists CSTL in SADC- the Africa child

 

Criança bem cuidada é a razão de um país próspero em toda África austral.

Não custa nada, temos que ensinar com cuidado e paciência porque é de nós que ela ergue boas intenções.

Cuidados e apoio traz esperança para crianças africanas, ao ensino e aprendizagem.

CSTL traz mudanças em todas as áreas de vulnerabilidade.

O quadro geral, o guarda-chuva, a escola é a porta e o centro para os cuidados de integração e apoio.

 

Care and support brings hope to the child in Africa to teaching and learning.

CSTL brings change in all the areas of vulnerability.

The overarching framework,