Maputo, a city where it rains regularly but there are still water challenges

Mozambique is a southern African country particularly susceptible to a changing climate. The region is plagued by poverty, there are weak institutions and regular climate related-hazards. Recently the region has been hit by a number of cyclones. 

Yet, people living in the city regularly don’t have access to water. This is according to WaterAid, an international non-governmental organisation, focused on water, sanitation and hygiene, working on the ground in Mozambique where residents described these challenges.

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