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Theme: Discovery of Natural Resources

This event occurred on
January 26, 2013
7:00am - 12:00pm CAT
(UTC +2hrs)
Maxixe, I

Africa, believed to be the first home for life on earth. As the continent drift occurred millions of years ago, Africa stood there as a strong and a solid piece of land continuing to inhabit some of the most amazing wildlife, beautiful nature and diversified tribes of people. The continent boasts of land with abundant natural resources like oil, gas, petroleum, coal, diamonds, gold and many more. Foreign countries from other continents are always looking to invest in these natural resources. Mozambique is one such country, a hidden gem with a beautiful coastline on the southern end of Africa. TEDxChicuque presents you with an excellent opportunity to discover one of the best and unexplored natural resources in Mozambique- PEOPLE.

The Center of Hope
Chicuque Village
Near Chicuque Rural Hospital
Maxixe, I, Caixa Postal 41
Event type:
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Jeremias Francas

He is the Director of Chicuque Rural Hospital. He has spent almost 2 decades serving this hospital which delivers one of top healthcare delivery outcomes to the citizens in this rural hospital with extremely limited resources.

MIguel Rungo

Born amid-st the civil war period in Mozambique. He represents the young generation of this nation, who believes in strong education, contributing to the society with good work and weaving the future of this country with strong will. He has faced many problems like child labor, separation from parents and ultimately surviving the transition to a post war development scenario in this coastal country.

Organizing team


Philadelphia, PA, United States