Mozambique lies on the south-east coast of Africa, facing Madagascar. It has an extensive coastal plain, and further inland rises to the plateaux of the High Veld. Most people are subsistence farmers, growing coconuts, cashews, cotton, maize and rice.
Population: 21 million.
Language: Portuguese, local dialects.
Main religions: traditional, Christian, Muslim.
Link man Paul Rose
CBM activities Preaching is done by local brothers. Our CBM (SA) brothers look after the Maputo area. We have a mission complex in Milange, Zambezia province, where there is an English-speaking secretary.
Ecclesias 532 ecclesias (about 17,800 members) primarily in areas around Malawi in Zambezi, Niasa, Sofala, Manica and Tete provinces, but also in Nampula, Beira and Maputo.