Investments of multinationals can boost the implementation of the Smart Ecosystem for Innovation, Technology, and Knowledge Growth Project in Mozambique


The project prepared by the Mozambican team called Smart Ecosystem for Innovation, Technology and Knowledge Growth in Mozambique, presented to the public on 10 June at a workshop called Mozambique Country Day - Africa Innovation Leaders has strong with financial support from national, foreign and multinational investors, such as Anadarko, Sasol, Vale, among others.


The Smart Ecosystem for Innovation, Technology and Knowledge in Mozambique project was approved by the Africa Innovation Leaders (AIL) program and consists of extending the coverage of the Network of Higher Education and Research Institutions of Mozambique (MoRENet - Mozambique Research and Education (Including the research departments of mineral resource exploration and exploitation companies) in the provinces of Cabo Delgado, Tete, Inhambane and Maputo.


Anadarko announced on June 18, 2019 the Final Investment Decision of the Rovuma Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Project in the province of Cabo Delgado that will be a pioneer in the implementation of the AIL project mentioned above.


Anadarko's investment is expected to galvanize the Mozambican economy, opening space for more revenue to the state that will continue to invest in agriculture, infrastructure, health as well as education.