LOCAL GOVERNMENT DECENTRALIZATION KEY TO RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Instead of questioning the rationale behind postponement of the long awaited local government elections, there is need to examine the issue of local...

10 Proven Ways To Impress Your Boss

No.10 Complete the tasks everyone forgets There are little things in every workplace that everybody forgets, from specific work processes that get overlooked to...

Agnes Mizere Speaks

Stigma and discrimination against those infected or affected with HIV can not be eliminated in Malawi if experts handling HIV and Aids issues...

Malaria kills 8,006 people

WRITTEN BY THERESA CHAPULAPULA Malaria continues to kill thousands of people annually with the latest report indicating that last year Malawi registered 8,006 deaths.   According...

A campaign against child labour in Malawi

A campaign against child labour in Malawi has resulted in 2,000 children being removed from the country’s hazardous tobacco farms – but more...

Robert’s fundraising page!

Hello, Rob here. In July, 4 members of staff, 7 students and myself from Mellow Lane School are travelling to Malawi for 9 days...

UK aid cuts hit health care

BLANTYRE, 6 June 2011 (IRIN) - After several years of fragile gains, Malawi’s healthcare sector is running into trouble, with the latest challenge...

First-class Coach: Motivating your team

Should you be helping your team feel good about themselves or should they be happy with what they've got?   Q: My boss ridicules my...

Malawi’s ‘witches’ challenge century-old sorcery law

  By Felix Mponda LILONGWE — When Kanthukako Supaunyolo's grandson woke up in the night with a nosebleed, his parents were enraged by what they...

IPS examines access to medicine in Malawi

"Health experts say inadequate number of nurses and pharmacists is among the leading factors denying people access to medicines in Malawi," Inter Press...

Can Malawi deal with a British aid freeze?

In the wake of the diplomatic row between Malawi and the UK over a leaked memo criticising Bingu Mutharika, the UK has suspended...

9 Ways To Go From Nobody To Somebody

Better Man in brief ... You have to work at becoming somebody. One way to become a somebody is to become an expert. Maintain your hidden...

Health Surveillance Assistants (HSAs) in Malawi

Please find below an interesting link that was shared which describes the role of Health Surveillance assistants in Malawi. It is worth reading...

Student Leaders in International Medicine

Banja: “family” Let me begin this entry by sending all the love from our group here in Malawi to our respective families back in...

Students’ winning plaster design to help Malawian communities

Sales of the One Careplast plasters, designed by Bushey Meads pupils, are on sale in Co-op outlets and will help fund community projects...

General Practitioners and Medical Doctors

VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Your skills could help communities...

No Excuse for neglecting 10 million people with HIV

Governments must commit to massively scale up treatment at UN Summit on AIDS Governments will meet at the United Nations in New York for...

Safety is not a given – The Former Optimist

Our family made it back home Saturday afternoon, a few days later than I had intended due to some auto servicing (yes,...