Thursday 20 February 2020

Bringing the stories of Malawi's girls to the US-A blog by Girl Champion, Cecelia



Wednesday 29 January 2020


Nearly 49,000 children in Malawi could die in a decade unless we act on pneumonia, leading agencies warn

Tuesday 10 December 2019

Math textbooks bring joy to students and teachers in Mwanza

9-year-old Emilida was all smiles after receiving a Math textbook from her teacher at Mphande Primary School in Mphande Education zone, Mwanza District. Her face shone brightly with joy even when chatting with her fellow grade 3 friends under a tree during break time.

Friday 22 November 2019

Children ask for 'Stiff Penalties' for child rights violators

Children have called upon government to step up and ensure that child rights violators face stiffer penalties for crimes against children’s rights in particular for those who marry children under the age of 18. The children argued that most perpetrators are getting away easily for crimes that they are committing against children.



Friday 6 September 2019

Innovative Approach Solves Economic, SRH Needs For Youths

In January 2017, 24-year-old Philemon Chimbalu from Nkhatabay District, northern Malawi joined Nkhuluzi Tigwirizane Youth Club. He had one goal in mind when joining: raise money through the village savings and loans (VSL) – a component under the youth club so that he could prepare for migration to South Africa in search of greener pastures.  

By this time, Philemon was married and had two children. Philemon attests it was not easy to provide for his family.