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UN Child Rights Committee to review Malawi

GENEVA (24 January 2017) – Children’s rights in Malawi will be reviewed by the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child on 30 and 31 January in sessions that will be webcast live. Malawi is one of the 196 Read More

International Human Rights Day, 10th December, 2016

On 10th December we commemorate International Human Rights day, on which the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948).  Everyone, everywhere has human rights, regardless of their sex, class, creed, age, sexual orientation or HIV Read More


UNAIDS participated in a very successful 2016 World AIDS Day celebrations held under the theme, “Hands Up HIV Prevention – Empowering Adolescents and Young Women”. The First Lady of the Republic of Malawi, who is also Vice Chairperson of the Read More

UNAIDS in consultations for standardized by-laws


The UN led by UNAIDS took part in the Consultative Meeting to Develop a Standardized By-laws Framework by for the District Councils which was held in Blantyre from 6-12 November 2016.  The primary objective of the consultative meeting was to Read More