The ICRC helps people affected by armed conflict in Northern Mozambique by distributing much-needed emergency relief provisions and providing livelihood support to displaced and host communities. We also improve access to health care and water, restore family links, visit places of detention, promote respect for international humanitarian law and support the Mozambican Red Cross.

Latest Update
In numbers


  • 4.522
    families (21,180 people) received basic household items in 14 locations in Cabo Delgado
  • 1.615.430
    people in the provinces of Sofala, Manica and Cabo Delgado were vaccinated with our support of the national vaccination campaign against Covid-19
  • 424.742
    patients were treated at the 6 rehabilitated health centers in Pemba and Montepuez
  • 32
    hand pumps and washing areas were built in Ibo and Montepuez, which improved access to water for 10,000 people.
  • 6.727
    Basic household items kits (buckets, kitchen utensils, soap, mats, mosquito nets, blankets and shelter tarps) were delivered to the newly displaced people of Ancuabe.
  • 5
    Thousand agro kits comprising of seeds and tools were distributed to farming households in Montepuez district to support production of food.