Bursaries in Palliative Care for Africa

This is heartening. The International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care (IAHPC) calls for applications for a bursary scheme to support palliative care in sub-Saharan Africa....

Mining fellowships for Africans by The Australian Government

Mining fellowships were trialled in the Africa program in 2008 following requests by African governments for assistance with natural resource wealth management. Five...

Policy and Institutional Framework Review of the fisheries sector in Malawi

A review of the poorly performing policy and institutional framework of the fisheries sector in Malawi Authors: B. Chinsinga Publisher: Chancellor College, University of Malawi, 2008 Full text...

The Beit Trust Scholarship for Malawians In The UK

Welcome to the Beit Trust – now in its 105th year The Trust was initially set up in 1906 by the will of Alfred...

Poly lecturers refuse to teach | Malawi Nation

Polytechnic lecturers on Tuesday joined their Chancellor College (Chanco) counterparts in rejecting the latest call by the University of Malawi (Unima)...

University students demo are justified | Nyasa Times

There has been a disproportionate amount of criticism over the last years of students not acting exemplarily, demonstrating over trivia and general barbarism....

Mzuni students to withdraw court case

Mzuzu University Students have agreed in principle to withdraw a court injunction they got against the institution if all students report for classes...

Ethiopia: Master’s Scholarship in Energy Technology at the Ethiopian Institute of...

Call for Scholarship application for M.Sc. Program in Energy Technology in the Mechanical Engineering Department, Ethiopian Institute of Technology, Mekelle University in Ethiopia. Study...

26 Students to sit for JCE – Andiamo Youth Cooperative Trust

26 students from Andiamo Private Secondary School are expected to sit for this year’s Junior Certificate Examinations (JCE) from 13 June. The headmistress of...

Education in Malawi discussed at Scottish conference

The challenge of getting more girls into education in Malawi is being discussed at a conference in North Lanarkshire. Officials and teachers from the...

Announcement: Youth Empowerment Media Seminar

Announcement: Youth Empowerment Media Seminar Media Access by Malawian Youth Malawi is becoming media saturated and as a result the country’s youth are experiencing unprecedented...

Malawi Education: Students Get Rewarded for Academic Achievements at Nanthomba Primary...

Education in Malawi has been a constant challenge. Malawi is an 8-4-4-education system consisting of primary school, secondary school and university education. There...

4000 Chichewa-English dictionaries distributed in Malawi

By Clement Nyirenda   In January 2011, 4000 copies of the second edition of a combined Chichewa-English and English-Chichewa Dictionary were distributed for free to...

Malawi finally starts building science university

Seven years after it was first mooted, the Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST) is finally getting off the ground. President Bingu wa...

Lack of incentives to blame for dwindling reading culture

BY MIKE VAN KAMANDE Reading Jack McBrams’ opinion on ‘who’s to blame for lack of reading culture’ (Malawi News of April 16-17, 2011 edition...

Early Years and Child Care Training Malawi

A personal view of a childcare training project for a Children's Centre in Blantyre, part of the Krizevac Project. The Blessing of JP11LITA Yesterday began...

Malawi cont: Education part I

So, as I've been invited to serve in Malawi as a teacher, I figured you guys would want to know what exactly that...

Laws that criminalise same sex intimacy are making a mockery of...

Like many others around the world, I was elated when I heard that Steven Monjeza and Tiwonge Chimbalanga were to be released from...