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Malawi launches first-ever digital census

Malawi has begun its 2018 Population and Housing Census, using tablets rather than a paper-based questionnaire to collect data, in its first-ever digital census undertaking. This is Malawi’s sixth census. Themed “Be Counted – Leave No One Behind”, the exercise Read More

Using technology to predict cholera outbreaks

Developing countries like Malawi face a lot of challenges. Some of these challenges like sickness prevent people from actively participating in developmental activities and when left unchecked they lead to loss of lives. Such challenges are like the recent cholera Read More

Using drones in mapping mosquito breeding sites

24th October 2018: Malaria is one of the major causes of death among children under the age of five. Globally, it kills a young child every single minute and causes 75 percent of all under five deaths.  Malawi experiences more Read More

Malawians have a say on how to end hunger

19th October 2018: Representatives from Government, the private sector, civil society organisations; the international community and traditional authorities in August met in Lilongwe at a round-table event which challenged them to look at the problems that Malawi is facing and Read More