Supporting the Policy Environment for Economic Development
SPEED+

Supporting the Policy Environment for Economic Development (SPEED+)

SPEED+ is helping Mozambique create a better business environment to attract investment, expand markets, and reduce costs for businesses and citizens of Mozambique, thus contributing to broad-based and inclusive economic growth.  SPEED+ started work in 2016, and over four years will partner with the Mozambican private sector and government to make it easier to do business in agriculture, trade, power and water supply, and biodiversity conservation.  SPEED+ is supported by the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

21 September 2018

Formação de Magistrados e investigadores sobre crimes contra Fauna Bravia

Casos de abate de espécies bravias em Moçambique são frequentemente relatados pela imprensa moçambicana e estrangeira. Preocupado com o cenário, a Procuradoria-Geral da República (PGR) em colaboração com parceiros (USAID, UNODC, GIZ e WWF) capacitam magistrados do Ministério público, investigadores e fiscais em procedimentos e trâmites processuais sobre casos de crimes contra fauna bravia. O evento decorre desde Segunda-Feira (17) no Parque Nacional de Gorogonsa, província de Sofala.

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17 September 2018

Formação em serviço das autoridades licenciadoras de Água

115 técnicos das 41 autoridades licenciadoras da região sul do país, cobrindo os municípios e governos distritais da Cidade e província de Maputo, Gaza e Inhambane beneficiaram-se recentemente de uma formação em serviço.

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17 August 2018

The National Trade Facilitation Committee – Beyond the Launch

Viva the National Trade Facilitation Committee!  So, the Committee has been launched, lots of interest generated, and energy is high for achieving change and facilitate commerce.  This is good, but what is trade facilitation and how can it be improved?  It can be summarized as transparency and efficiency for importing and exporting through simplification, standardization, harmonization and modernization of regulations and processes. But what does this really mean in practice?  Is transparency straight forward? Would eliminating steps in processes mean simplification? And how is modernization defined: is it only the use of technology?  These questions show that behind each of these words is a complex set of implications that make the implementation of agreements like the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) not so straight forward. 

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