Will the new government and local councils improve service delivery in Malawi?

Local administration and service provision are failing in Malawi. Overall human development indicators have improved in the past couple of decades (e.g. life expectancy and school enrolment). But social and service outcomes remain poor for most Malawians (e.g. school ....

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5 Rice University students invent low-cost bubble CPAP machine to treat premature infants with breathing issues in Malawi

A pair of local researchers has won a prestigious award for global innovation that highlights some pretty incredible students at Rice University making a difference in the world. The scientists are Rebecca Richards-Kortum and Maria Oden, two bioengineers at Rice. ....

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DPP presses govt on gays, abortion

Opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on Tuesday asked the People's Party (PP) government to declare its stance on the heated debate on the country's anti-homosexuality and abortion laws. After heated exchanges, Speaker Henry Chimunthu Banda ....

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