As in many African countries, pollution has become a big problem in Mozambique. The impact of inadequate trash disposal is visible along the coast. Environmentalist Carlos Serra Junior decided something had to be done.
Ugandan peace activist Victor Ochen experienced the terror of the Lord's Resistance Army first hand. He now provides medical and psychological support for the victims through his African Youth Initiative Network (AYINET).
Kika Materula spent most of her life studying music abroad. Back in Mozambique, she founded the Xiquitsi project in 2013. Its main purpose is to bring classical music to disadvantaged children. Xiquitsi is now working towards having the first symphonic orchestra in Mozambique.
Mozambique's largest wildlife park is struggling with an increase in illegal hunting. The park has now launched a determined battle to protect its wildlife. Recently it's brought in six new rangers - all of them women.
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