Press Release

UN, Malawi Govt sign the new UNDAF 2019-2023

On 19 September 2018, the United Nations and the Government of Malawi signed the new United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) which will run from 2019 to 2023. The new UNDAF will succeed the UNDAF which ran from 2012 to Read More

Lilongwe International Peace Day Declaration – 2018

2018 International Day of Peace Lilongwe International Peace Day Declaration “Peace cannot be realized without women’s rights” 20th September 2018 The International Day of Peace is observed around the world on 21st September. The day is devoted to strengthening the Read More

‘Peace cannot be achieved without women’s rights’

Lilongwe, 21st September 2018: Malawi joined the rest of the world in commemorating the International Day of Peace in Lilongwe on 20th September 2018 under the theme Right to Peace.  In partnership with the Malawi Government, Chancellor College, and other Read More

Malawi stands out in the 2017 Global Findex

Lilongwe, 26 July 2018 Karima Wardak, Knowledge and Communication Manager at UNCDF For more information on UNCDF MM4P in Malawi please contact Fletcher Chilumpha, National Programme Specialist, at fletcher.chilumpha@undp.org Malawi is one of the countries that stands out as having Read More

International Albinism Awareness Day, 13 June 2018

GENEVA (11 June 2018) – Speaking ahead of International Albinism Awareness Day on Wednesday,13 June, the Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism, Ikponwosa Ero, takes stock of progress under the theme of the Day, Read More