Project profile — Community Peacebuilding in Northern Mozambique


2021-12-22 - 2023-06-30
Global Affairs Canada
WGM Africa

Country / region 

• Mozambique (100.00%)


• Democratic participation and civil society:
Democratic participation and civil society (15150) (30.00%)
Local government administration (15185) (10.00%)
• Conflict Prevention And Resolution, Peace And Security: Civilian peace-building, conflict prevention and resolution (15220) (60.00%)

Policy marker 

• Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (not targeted)
• Participatory development and good governance (principal objective)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Children's issues (not targeted)
• Youth Issues (not targeted)
• Disaster Risk Reduction(DRR) (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Nutrition (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)


This project aims to support the engagement of civil society in community peacebuilding in Cabo Delgado and Nampula provinces. Project activities include: (1) strengthening community-based approaches for social cohesion, resilience and peacebuilding in targeted communities; (2) identifying and training local government officials and community members, particularly women, girls and internally displaced persons, on how to mitigate and prevent conflicts from escalating; and (3) providing human rights education to local stakeholders and empowering under-represented voices to promote the establishment of local peace committees and early warning and response mechanisms.

Expected results 

The expected outcomes for this project include: (1) increased confidence of women and men members of the community and internally displaced persons to participate in formal and informal conflict prevention and resolution efforts; and (2) increased local governments’ responsiveness to community initiatives for conflict prevention and peacebuilding.

Results achieved 


Budget and spending 

Original budget $0
Planned disbursement $0
Country percentages by sector
Type of finance Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Collaboration type Bilateral
Type of aid Project-type interventions
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