News by: Evert Waeterloos A wider use of Geographical Information Systems
(GIS) is an appealing prospect for an improved information base and
coordination between the different players in Mozambique’s energy sector. Enabel
and the partner Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy (MIREME) launched...
By: Jesse Waterschoot and Akila
MunirEnabel’s Study and Expertise Fund
in Mozambique is in place since 2014. The aim of this project is to support
sectors through studies, consultancies and providing technical expertise in priority
areas identified for the cooperation between Belgium and Mozambique...
By: Evert Waeterloos and Akila Munir Around 2.7 billion people around the world
still utilise traditional cookstoves with solid fuels such as firewood, coal
and dung for daily cooking and heating. Women and girls play a pivotal role for
energy provision in households, including collecting traditional...
By: Jesse Waterschoot and Damiano Stella, Enabel Mozambique The Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) assessment of
the Mozambican health sector was launched in March 2020 with a seminar. Since
then, the consultants have gathered the necessary documentation for conducting
By: Evert Waeterloos, Enabel Mozambique Energy inequality and genderThe world today faces a signiﬁcant energy divide between rich and poor countries, with more than 95% of the world’s population lacking access to electricity and clean cooking facilities living in sub-Saharan Africa and developing...
By: J. Waterschoot and D. Stella The Ministry of Health and the Development
Partners agreed upon a harmonised PFM analysis plan. The Memorandum of
Understanding (MoU) for the Health sector common fund, known as PROSAUDE, foresaw
a PFM analysis plan that became the basis of the Harmonised plan; The...
By Evert WAETERLOOS, Enabel MaputoOn March 15th last year, a major humanitarian crisis hit Mozambique.
Cyclone Idai brought heavy rains and floods to the provinces of Tete, Manica, Niassa,
Zambezia and Sofala, and destroyed most of the city of Beira (see Van de
Velde, A. and E.Waeterloos ‘Climate...
By A. de Clippele and E. Waeterloos,
access to energy is an important vector to improve the living conditions of the
rural population of Mozambique. Not only can sustainable energy access
facilitate day-to-day life by extending hours for food preparation, studying...
In the first week of March, Management
for Development (MDF) consultant Ingrid Plag paid a visit to Enabel projects in
Mozambique to provide hands-on support to the baseline studies. For the Capacity
Building project at the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy (CB MIREME)
this exercise formed...
Her Majesty the
Queen's role as an SDG Ambassador
Since the adoption of the United Nations’ Sustainable
Development Goals (SDGs) in 2015, a group of 17 eminent Ambassadors were
appointed to promote action to achieve the SDGs by 2030. The SDGs represent a
commitment by all nations to work together...
in the supply and demand of aid to Mozambique’s energy sector
By E.Waeterloos and A.Van de Velde, Enabel Mozambique
Over the past years the energy
sector in Mozambique has gone through various transitions. This changing
context has created new challenges...
By A.Van de Velde and E.Waeterloos, Enabel MaputoIn September 2018, national and
provincial staff of the Mozambican partners Ministry of Mineral Resources and
Energy (MIREME), Energy Regulating Authority (ARENE), and the Energy Fund FUNAE
retreated with Enabel staff to a quiet venue outside Maputo...
Fostering decentralization of public financial management through capital and skills investment:e-SISTAFE workshop for accountants in the rural districts of Tete
In the last week of August 20 participants responsible for accountancy in the
health sector in rural districts of Tete Province were...
Last year, Enabel joined
Governor Stella Pinto at the inauguration of the water supply system in the
village of Tomanine in Guijá district in honour of World Water Day. One year
later, a delegation of Enabel and two delegates from the Mozambican government
returned to see how the community is dealing...
The first battery-free solar-powered desalination unit on the African
continent On the 28th of May 2018, the
construction of the first desalination system built by Enabel was completed.
Enabel, in cooperation with the Brussels’ Region Environment Fund (IBGE-BIM), started ...