UNDP pumps in K9 million for 50-50 representation campaign

United Nations Development Programme-UNDP-has pledged to a continue supporting the design and implementation of a new 50-50 representation campaign program on political empowerment...

UN hails Malawi over Sudan’s Al Bashir

The visiting United Nations Deputy Human Rights High Commissioner Kyung-wha Kang has commended Malawi for its stance on Sudanese President Omar al Bashir,...

Malawian human rights defender Rafiq Hazat short listed for 2012 Front...

Rafiq Hajat, Director of the Institute for Policy Interaction (IPI), is one of the leading human rights defenders in Malawi where the Government...

Malawi president to improve human rights and political governance

Malawi President Joyce Banda on Monday said her government is committed to improving human rights and political governance in the country. Banda was speaking...

Child rights body engages Parliament on child rights

A child's rights body expects the next seating of parliament to prioritize on enactment of child rights bills that will improve the welfare...

Malawi’s Women Seek Cultural Rights Changes

Women’s rights activists in Malawi say despite laws that protect them on paper, there are still societal barriers that treat women as second...