UNCDF has been present in Mozambique since 1994, working to broaden national policy framework for decentralization and local governance, and embrace the complexities of the multi-dimensional food security needs.

Today, UNCDF offers “last mile” finance models that unlock public and private resources, especially at the domestic level, to reduce poverty and support local economic development.

UNCDF’s establishment of YouthStart programme improves access to financial services for low-income youth, with an emphasis on savings and financial education.

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