Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare To Abolish Child...

The Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare says it is optimistic that child abuse cases will be history in the country following...

SONA-UPDATE : Mutharika Hails 23-year Old Female MP Fyness Magonjwa

Madam Speaker, I reserved special congratulations to Honourable Fyness Magonjwa, Member of Parliament for Machinga South East. It is a great achievement to become a...

GGJDC Hails Balaka District for Embracing 50-50 Campaign

Executive Director for Governance, Gender, Justice and Development (GGJDC), Ruth Manda has hailed local leaders in Balaka, the media and the district as a...

UN experts to arrive in Malawi this month

United Nations (UN) experts are expected to arrive in Malawi this month to investigate the abductions and killings of people with...

Rumphi registers 16 percent drop in defilement cases

Rumphi district has registered a 16 percent decrease in defilement cases in the first quarter of 2019.  From...

50-50 campaign Yield Results in Mangochi

50-50 campaign management in Mangochi has said it is convinced that more women are taking part in politics. This was...

Malawi Prison Service To Review Existing Prisoner’s Laws

The Malawi Prison Services (MPS) says it is reviewing and amending the existing prisoner’s laws in an effort to align them with...

Malawi on the Verge of Eradicating SGBV

In an effort to fight sexual and gender based violence (SGBV), over 100 security agents and women’s rights experts are converging in Lilongwe to...

Plan commits K578 million to end child marriages

Malawians girls are posed to benefit from a K578 million media project by Plan International and Norkring meant to provide to protect rights of...

YONECO expresses satisfaction with libidinous catholic priest’s punishment

Youth Net and Counselling (YONECO) has expressed satisfaction with the sentencing of a catholic priest who sexually abused a 15-year-old girl. Zomba Senior Residence Magistrate...

Fedoma develops manifesto for persons with disabilities

By Pemphero Musowa Federation Disability Organisations of Malawi (Fedoma) has developed a manifesto for persons with disabilities to ensure they are not left behind in...

People with Albinism gather for International Day of Social Justice

Women with albinism are making a strong and growing contribution to changing perceptions and seeing all People with Albinism (PWA) and other marginalised groups...

KK WOMEN ASPIRING COUNCILLORS ASKED TO USE MEDIA

By CHINSINSI CHEKETA Governance, Gender, Justice and Development Centre (GGJDC) Executive Director Ruth Manda has underscored the need for Women Aspiring Councilors to use...

YONECO Launches 16 Days Of Activism Against GBV

After the launch of this year's 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence (GBV) ,YONECO has embarked on massive awareness campaigns in various...

Action Aid’s Ndiulura campaign, Activism Against GBV launched

The Ministry of Gender, Children Disability and Social Welfare in partnership with Action Aid and other organisations have launched the #Ndiulula #Iwon’tbesilent Campaign and the 2018...

YONECO gets Govt recognition

The Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare has recognized Youth Net and Counselling (YONECO) as one of the outstanding advocates in the...

UN fights to end virginity testing

A group of United Nations agencies has issued a joint statement calling for the ban of misleading and damaging tests meant to ‘assess the...

Mothers ‘forced to kill disabled babies’ – study

Nearly half of Kenyan mothers with disabled children were forced to kill them, a new study has reportedly revealed. According to BBC, the two year...