Nema Foundation

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Registered address
Jojo Distribution House Oxwich Road,Reevesland Industrial Estate
NP19 4PU

+44 1633 294 395

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Nema (which translates as happiness following hardship) works to relieve infant mortality and reduce child poverty in rural Northern Mozambique. Tackling every problem that locks communities into poverty, our projects overlap and reinforce each other creating stronger foundations for continued development.

 Nema Water Point

Today, Nema works with 24,000 people from 16 communities. Our projects include: 

- Improving access to clean water 
- Providing school meals 
- Construction of primary schools 
- Secondary School scholarships 
- Malaria training & net distribution 
- Care for orphaned & vulnerable children 
- Care for families with HIV 
- Enterprise development 
- Maternal & infant care 


In rural Mozambique, seeking medical attention often means hours of walking and queuing to find, in most cases, that the medicine has already run out.  Able to tackle rough terrain, a motorbike ambulance will speed up the process of treating patients by increasing the level of medical care in the most remote places.

The cost to buy a motorbike ambulance from South Africa, run and maintain it for two years is about £12,000 – please help us reach this sum so we can provide aid to those so desperately in need.

To donate, simply select 'make a donation' on the right hand menu, enter the amount you would like to contribute, and make sure you reference the Motorbike Ambulance Campaign in the messages box. Simple!


Current Campaigns

We have a range of other ongoing projects you can support - if you would like to donate specifically to one of these, please make the donation here and email us at to let us know which project you would like to support.

Examples include:

- £100 for a year’s secondary school scholarship
- £50 to feed a child for a year at school
- £15 a school desk
- £5 a malaria workshop and mosquito net for a mother
- £1 a nutrition workshop for a family

Nema was established in 2006 alongside multi-award winning Guludo Beach Lodge to act as an independent charity to implement local projects. All administration costs are covered by Guludo and JoJo Maman Bébé, therefore 100% of ALL donations go straight to our grass root projects.

Nema Foundation is a UK registered charity (no. 1113131) operating in Northern Mozambique where it is registered as an NGO.

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