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FAO, EU join hands in building community resilience to climate change

Farmers working in their FFS field in Phalombe, Malawi.

Community-based facilitators being trained in better agricultural extension delivery approaches 23 August 2016, Malawi – Climate change effects have often resulted in crop failures and negatively ...

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LEADING THE WAY IN MAKING HOUSEHOLD RESILIENT TO CLIMATE CHANGE

Mirriam Billy from Nogwe Village TA Mkanda in Mulanje tilling land in preparation for irrigation farming on land near a river where UNDP supported with the construction of a weir.

Lilongwe, 24 August 2016 According to the 2016 Malawi Vulnerability Assessment Committee (MVAC), over 8 million Malawians will be food insecure in the 2016/2017 consumption season. ...

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A second chance for girls struggling in class

Dorothy - Back in school after dropping out for 3 months

By Rebecca Phwitiko DEDZA, August 2016: Dorothy, 13, is back in school after dropping out for 3 months. Ironically, the reason she dropped out was because ...

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UNDP, Government engage information officers in SDGs

Kalita (middle) commended UNDP and the Department of Economic Planning and Development (EP&D) for supporting the workshop

The Government of Malawi through the Department of Economic Planning and Development (EP&D) and United Nations Development Programme have underscored the critical role of the ...

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STATEMENT TO THE PRESS BY THE ASSISTANT SECRETARY-GENERAL FOR HUMANITARIAN AFFAIRS AND DEPUTY EMERGENCY RELIEF COORDINATOR – Ms. Kyung-wha Kang

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Thank you very much for joining me this morning. I have just spent two days visiting Malawi to see for myself the impact of the widespread ...

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Malawi Develops Right to Food and Nutrition Bill

A law on the right to food will guarantee access to food for all Malawians and take necessary measures to reduce extreme poverty and promote food security

Government through the Department of Nutrition in liaison with civil society organisations has developed a framework law, the Food and Nutrition Bill, which seeks to ...

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