08 August 2020
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Chikwawa, June 12, 2019: Centre for Alternatives for the Victimized Women and Children (CAVWOC) in Chikwawa district has taken a step ahead in empowering the youth through fun and sports.   In an effort to create a conducive environment for both boys and girls with funds from the UEFA Foundation…
Thyolo, June 12, 2019: Creative Centre for Community Mobilisation (CRECCOM) through ‘Empowering Girls through Education, (EGE) project has said early marriages and teenage pregnancies were the major challenges facing girls’ education in a bid to enhance and promote education in Thyolo district. CRECCOM’s Community Engagement Officer, Thomas Chimwaza said this…
Kasungu, June 12, 2019: Students from Traditional Authority Simlemba in Kasungu have expressed dissatisfaction on how stakeholders on gender based violence and service providers resolve the cases when they receive the reports.   This was disclosed over the weekend during an interface meeting which Coalition of Women Living with HIV…
Dowa, June 10, 2019: Fraternidade Semi Frontiers is set to implement Ubuntu Nation Project in Dowa to promote early childhood education and people’s livelihoods. Speaking during a District Executive Committee (DEC) meeting Friday, Ubuntu Nation Project representative Casla Gascia Urbon said their plan is to sharpen children with excellent curriculum…
Nkhotakota, June 3, 2019: National Bank of Malawi Friday donated 152 desks worth K 6 million to Nkhotakota Secondary School. According to National Bank Chief Executive Officer (CEO), McFursy Kawawa, the donation was made as part of the bank’s corporate social responsibility. He said education is very vital for the…
Chiradzulu, May 31, 2019: Learners in the country are expected to take a leading role in their education following introduction of a new learning system by government which encourages learners to read and understand on their own. This was disclosed Tuesday during parents and chiefs meeting organized by Chiradzulu Community…
Lilongwe, May 20, Mana: Girls Hope has embarked on girl child empowerment education particularly for those living in rural areas, in a bid to promote and keep them in school. Girls Hope is a non-profit making organization with an aim to help the rural girl child realize her potential, zeal…
Mulanje, May 16, 2019: The Malawi Network of Aids Services Organisation (Manaso) has commended Madalo and Malire Community Based Organisations for ending 46 child marriages and fighting gender based violence in Mulanje district. The organisation's Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist, Snowden Bulla said on Monday during the Tikhale Tcheru project review…
Chiradzulu, May 15, 2019: Group Village Head (GVH) Maleta from Traditional Authority (T/A) Kadewere in Chiradzulu said she will start punishing parents who fail to send their children to school. Speaking in an interview on Tuesday, Maleta said a lot of children were not going to school even though there…
Balaka, May 15, 2019: Minister of Education Science and Technology Bright Msaka Monday asked contractors to government projects to work extra hard to ensure projects meet completion time. The Minister said this in Balaka when he laid a foundation stone at a place where government wants to construct a modern…

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Dykes facilitating settlement in disaster prone areas

Dykes facilitating settlement in disaster prone areas

Phalombe, August 4, 2020: Zainab Maida and her family could still have been holding double temporary-settlements if the community did not make any effort in the management of a dyke constructed in her area in 2012. For the past 10 years, she has been in marriage, the 40-year-old mother of five cont...