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UN Least Developed and Landlocked countries Under Secretary General visits Malawi to discuss SDG acceleration with national authorities and Development Partners

The United Nations Under-Secretary-General and High-Representative for Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States, Ms. Fekitamoeloa ‘Utoikamanu, visited Malawi from 6th ...

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Malawi: UN experts urge action over albinism ‘atrocities’ in run-up to elections

GENEVA (8 February 2019) – The Government of Malawi must take immediate action to protect people with albinism after the killing of one person and ...

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UN, Malawi Govt sign UNDAF Joint Annual Work Plans

February 6th, 2019: The United Nations and Malawi Government on 4th February signed three Joint Annual Work Plans containing activities that will contribute towards achievement ...

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New study launched to identify sustainable energy investment opportunities in Malawi

Press release Lilongwe, 7 February 2019 – Investment is vital for sustainable energy to flourish in Malawi and to enable the life changing benefits that electricity ...

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SDG Movie – Local SDG champions show that achieving Agenda 2030 is possible

The SDG Movie is a compilation of video clips showcasing how some individuals in Malawi have overcome different challenges in their lives in relation to ...

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UNDAF Joint Annual Work Plans – New way of working for UN and Malawi Govt

The UN Country Team (UNCT)in Malawi, in collaboration with the Government of Malawi, has over the past few months undertaken an exciting process of developing ...

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UN condemns killing of person with albinism, Yasin Phiri

Lilongwe, January 4, 2019: The United Nations in Malawi is concerned by the continued gruesome attacks on persons with albinism and strongly condemns the savage killing ...

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UN peacekeeping chief visits Malawi to attend ceremony to honour six fallen Malawian peacekeepers

Statement 10th December 2018: The Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, Jean-Pierre Lacroix, will travel to Malawi on 11 December to attend a ceremony to honor the six Malawian peacekeepers ...

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Human Rights Day speech by Maria Jose Torres, UN Resident Coordinator

On 10th December, International Human Rights Day we commemorate the 70th anniversary    of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948). The world’s most widely translated ...

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