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Malawi Commemorates Human Rights Day

10 December 2015, Lilongwe – Statement by the UN acting Resident Coordinator, Mahimbo Doe On this day, when we commemorate  international human rights day,  the day on which the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Read More

Experts underline calls for maize markets transformation

FAO calls for Government intervention and long-term strategy to stabilize maize markets  4 November 2015, Lilongwe, Malawi – There is need to reduce ad hoc policy interventions in the maize market and instead develop long-term strategies for stable markets in Read More

EU praises Malawi for key climate change stride

FAO and partners launch programme to strengthen climate change fight  4 November 2015, Lilongwe, Malawi – The European Union (EU) envoy has applauded Malawi for the progress that the country has made in coming up with strategies to mitigate the Read More

Malawi Commemorates International Day of Peace

Lilongwe: 25 September 2015.  Political parties, religious groupings, the youth, men and women on Friday, 25 September 2015 came together to commemorate this year’s International Day of Peace at Civo Stadium in Lilongwe. The commemoration started with a big walk Read More

Small steps, big changes: Siyileni’s story

On a big reed mat in the middle of the house, Siyileni Sulawali quietly looks at her little brother Innocent. He’s just about a month old, and a bit sleepy. Mother Stellya is breastfeeding him with as much love as Read More

Shaping the Recovery of Malawi, Helen Clark’s Visit

Press Release: 19th June 2015, Lilongwe – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator, Ms. Helen Clark today wrapped up her three day mission to Malawi. During her mission, she spoke at the official launch of the Post Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) report on Thursday after which she proceeded to deliver Read More