#Malawi

  • Article: Rights Groups Urge Malawi to Protect People With Albinism From Violence
    Citizenship

    Rights Groups Urge Malawi to Protect People With Albinism From Violence

    June 28, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Only two of 148 reported cases have been successfully prosecuted. Read more

  • Article: 6 Malawi People With Albinism Are Running for Office to Fight Stigma
    Citizenship

    6 Malawi People With Albinism Are Running for Office to Fight Stigma

    By Joanna Prisco|June 26, 2018

    Those with albinism are often hunted for body parts in the African country. Read more

  • Article: Malawi Just Made It Easier for Women to Run for Office
    Girls & Women

    Malawi Just Made It Easier for Women to Run for Office

    May 7, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Malawi continues towards gender equality; female candidates will pay 25 percent less for entry. Read more

  • Article: How Education Is Helping Malawi's Child Brides Bounce Back
    Education

    How Education Is Helping Malawi's Child Brides Bounce Back

    April 24, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "The problem with our society is patriarchy." Read more

  • Article: Crop-Eating Worms and Droughts Are Threatening Mass Hunger in Africa
    Food & Hunger

    Crop-Eating Worms and Droughts Are Threatening Mass Hunger in Africa

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 14, 2018

    Millions of people — most of them children — are facing severe hunger. Read more

  • Article: Malawi's Abandoned Child Brides Are Turning to Sex Work as Their 'Only Option'
    Girls & Women

    Malawi's Abandoned Child Brides Are Turning to Sex Work as Their 'Only Option'

    Nov. 8, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Young girls are being pushed into prostitution as a growing number of early marriages break down. Read more

  • Article: Students in Malawi Are Making Reusable Pads to Fight Menstruation Stigma and Keep Girls in School
    Water & Sanitation

    Students in Malawi Are Making Reusable Pads to Fight Menstruation Stigma and Keep Girls in School

    By David Brand|Oct. 13, 2017

    Though these pads seem like a simple solution, they could have a huge impact. Read more

  • Article: How Technology and Connectivity Can Extend Refugees' Opportunities Beyond Borders
    PartnerFinance & Innovation

    How Technology and Connectivity Can Extend Refugees' Opportunities Beyond Borders

    Oct. 2, 2017|HP Inc.

    HP's technology is helping refugees in Malawi connect to the global digital economy. Read more