A community group works together on plans for a micro finance project. July 2009.
Community members pose in front of logo for new community organization, OCODEMA.
Dereje Wordofa, Africa Regional Director, during a staff visit to the AFSC program in Deengalenga, Mozambique.
Since 2001, AFSC's Mozambique Integrated Rural Development Program(MIRD) has worked in partnership with three communities located in Manica Province. In Denglelenga, Dororo and Chitunga, AFSC has developed projects that include reforestation, fish ponds, community gardens and school construction. Throughout this time, the MIRD program has been committed to following three basic steps: