Nestlé Mozambique officially handed over 22 new houses worth USD 4 million to families in the Municipality of Dondo in Sofala Province towards the provision of affordable and decent housing to local residents.
The handover ceremony took place on November 24,2012 and was presided over by the President of the
Municipality of Dondo, Mr. Manuel Camebzo and Nestlé Mozambique, Country Manager, Diogo Victoria.
The resettlement program in the Municipality of Dondo is part of our Creating Shared Value (CSV) program which
is a model which encourages organization to create economic and social value by focusing on the social issues
that each is uniquely capable of addressing.
CSV underpins our corporate business strategy –creating value for its shareholders while at the same time
creating value for society, particularly for the communities in which it
Through this initiative, our company seeks to partnerin the economic development and improving the
standards of living of people by offeringaffordable housing to the Municipality of Dondo.
For Nestlé, this is just the beginning of a long-lasting relationship and our commitment to
Rural development under CSV which will see us provision for decent and affordable housing
in the area.
The President of the Municipality of Dondo, Mr. Manuel Camebzo said the housing project by Nestlé
will go a long way towards reducing poverty levels in the Municipality and thanked the local community
for their hard-work and resolve during the entire duration of the project.