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Malawi: Fishermen Fight Deforestation in Nkhata Bay

Fishers and traders drying fish on the shores of Lake Malawi in Nkhata Bay District.

Highlights Tukombo and Chintheche occupy second and third largest forestland with 48,000 and 45,000 hectares respectively, representing 23% and 22% of total district forest area. The project ...

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Mitigation Efforts Save Livelihoods in Balaka

A forest established under Sustainable Land Management (SLM) initiative in Group Village Head Mkweta. More water sinking into the ground hence less runoff leading to less homesteads and their livelihoods washed away.

Sustainable Land Management in Malawi Lilongwe, March, 2015: Over the past weeks torrential rains have wreaked havoc in Malawi, the worst hit area being the southern ...

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On Zero Discrimination Day, Open Up and Reach Out to Save Malawi’s HIV Positive Children – says Malawi First Lady Gertrude Mutharika

Her Excellency Gertrude Hendrina Mutharika

By Her Excellency Gertrude Hendrina Mutharika The  UNAIDS  vision of the three zeros – zero new HIV infections, zero stigma and discrimination and zero AIDS-related deaths ...

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International Zero Discrimination Day, Open Up, Reach Out!

Zero Discrimination header photo

International Zero Discrimination Day Today, March 1st is Zero Discrimination Day and it presents us the chance to celebrate diversity and to reject discrimination in Malawi ...

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Participatory nutrition education catalyst for dietary diversity

Caregivers in food preparation session

FAO-led food and nutrition security intervention shows added value of nutrition education to improve complementary feeding practices among children 23 February 2015 – Lilongwe, Malawi – ...

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Malawi Passes the Marriage Divorce and Family Relations Bill, 2015

Hon. Patricia Kaliati, Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare

The 12th of February 2015 will go down into the history of Malawi as the day on which Malawi decided to address critical issues that ...

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