Maputo, 7th May 2015

The district hearing meetings on the draft zero of ProSAVANA Master Plan were carried out from April 20 to 29 2015 in all 19 districts of the study area of ProSAVANA and in at least one (1) Administrative Post (Posto Administrativo) as follow:

  • In Nampula: Rapale and Posto Administrativo of Namaita, Monapo and Posto Administrativo of Netia, Mogovolas and Posto Administrativo of Iuluti, Meconta and Posto Administrativo of Corrane, Mecuburi and Posto Administrativo of Namina, Muecate and Posto Administrativo of Imala, Malema and Posto Administrativo of Mutuali, Lalaua, Ribaue and Posto Administrativo of Iapala, Murrupula and localidade de Kazuzu.>
  • In Niassa: Chimbonila and Posto Administrativo of Lione, Sanga in Malulu and Posto Administrativo of Lussimbesse, Mandimba and Posto Administrativo of Mitande, Sanga and Posto Administrativo of Lussimbesse, Majune and Posto Administrativo of Nairubi, Cuamba and Posto Administrativo of Lurio, N'gauma and Posto Administrativo of N'gauma, Mecanhelas and Posto Administrativo of Entrelagos.
  • In Zambézia: District of Alto Mólòcue Sede, and Posto Administrativo of Nauela, in the District of Gurué Sede and Posto Administrativo of Lioma.

The meetings counted with the participation of the community, farmers, farmer´s organizations, representatives of the civil society organizations in Mozambique at local, provincial and national levels, economic agents, public sector and representative of religious groups. Representatives from civil society organizations from Brazil and Japan also attended the meetings.

A total of about 2.660 participants attended the meetings and shared their contributions about the path to be followed for the development of the agriculture in the Nacala Corridor, which will enrich the draft zero of the document under discussion.

The meetings had the following moments:

  • 1) Presentation of the proposals of the draft zero of Master Plan;
  • 2) Collection of contribution from the diverse range of stakeholders about the way to be followed for the development of the agriculture in the Nacala Corridor, taking into account the pillars defined in the Strategic Plan for the Development of the Agricultural Sector (PEDSA), namely: production and productivity, access to market, sustainable use of natural resources and institutional development.

The process at provincial level started on April 30th with the public hearing in Zambézia Province. In Niassa, the meeting will take place in May 8th, 9h00 at the Instituto de Formação de Administração Pública e Autárquica (IFAP). In Nampula, the provincial meeting will be held in May 13th, 9h00 at the meeting room of the Copacabana restaurant complex. The national meeting will be soon informed.

We would like to count with the continuous participation of communities in general, community authorities, farmers and farmers organizations, public and private institutions, academic sector, civil society organizations and all stakeholders to take part in this important discussion on the Draft Zero of the Master Plan of ProSAVANA in a participatory, inclusive, transparent, honest and open way, so we can together identify and harmonize the way forward for the development of agriculture in the Nacala Corridor in particular and Mozambique in general.


Presentation during the public hearing on draft zero of the Master Plan of ProSAVANA in Posto Administrativo of Nauela, Zambézia Province (April 21st 2015)

 

Presentation during the public hearing on draft zero of the Master Plan of ProSAVANA in Posto Administrativo of Nauela, Zambézia Province (April 21st 2015)

Intervention of a participant during the public hearing on draft zero of the Master Plan of ProSAVANA in Posto Administrativo of Nauela, Zambézia Province (April 21st 2015)


Public hearing on Draft Zero of Master Plan in the District of Monapo (Sede) on April 21st 2015, Nampula.

Public hearing on Draft Zero of Master Plan in the District of Monapo (Sede) on April 21st 2015, Nampula.

Public hearing on Draft Zero of Master Plan in the Posto Administrativo of Netia, Monapo District, in Nampula, on April 21st 2015.

Public hearing on Draft Zero of Master Plan in Mutuali on April 23rd 2015, in Nampula.

 

Public hearing on Draft Zero of Master Plan of ProSAVANA in the Majune District in 24 April 2015, Niassa Province.

Public hearing on Draft Zero of Master Plan of ProSAVANA in the Posto Administrativo of Nairube, April 24th 2015, Niassa Province.