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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 ...

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Everything you need to know about gender equality at the United Nations General Assembly

A guide to the global gender equality agenda at the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 73), who will be there and what’s at stake Date: Wednesday, ...

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Malawi marks Peace Day with call to recognise women’s role in peace

Lilongwe, September 22: Women from diverse backgrounds in Malawi on Thursday, 20th September 2018, commemorated the International Day of Peace, with a call to recognise ...

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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 ...

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‘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 ...

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UN Women Regional Director for East and Southern Africa visits Malawi

PRESS RELEASE Date: Monday, September 10, 2018 During a week-long mission to Malawi from 2 – 8 September, UN Women Regional Director for East and Southern ...

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UN Malawi welcomes charges in the MacDonald Masambuka case and calls for greater progress in investigations and prosecutions of crimes against persons with albinism

Press Statement: 5th September 2018: The UN in Malawi welcomes that investigations into the killing of MacDonald Masambuka have been completed with 12 defendants including a ...

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Malawi Condolence Messages for Kofi Annan

Malawi Condolence Messages for Kofi Annan

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Human Rights in Malawi: Press briefing note from UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Spokesperson: Liz Throssell

Press briefing note on Malawi Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights:  Liz Throssell Location: Geneva Date: 4 September 2018 We are concerned about an increasing number of threats ...

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Joint UN Women-EU Statement on World Humanitarian Day

19th August 2018 Joint statement by Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, UN Women Executive Director and Christos Stylianides, European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management The invisible wounds ...

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