#Malawi

  • Article: Malawi Just Carried Out Its First Ever Brain Tumour Surgery
    Health

    Malawi Just Carried Out Its First Ever Brain Tumour Surgery

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 20, 2019

    But the country still falls short of the recommended one neurosurgeon to every 100,000 people. Read more

  • Article: Malawi Boy Who Saved His Village From Famine at Center of New Netflix Film
    Food & Hunger

    Malawi Boy Who Saved His Village From Famine at Center of New Netflix Film

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 13, 2019

    “William’s story represents, what has to be, the future in countries like Malawi.” Read more

  • Article: International Charities Work to Help Malawi Girls Stay in School
    Education

    International Charities Work to Help Malawi Girls Stay in School

    Dec. 14, 2018|Voice of America

    Malawi has one of the highest rates of child marriage in the world. Read more

  • Article: Successful Vaccine Program Dramatically Reduces Infant Deaths in Malawi
    Health

    Successful Vaccine Program Dramatically Reduces Infant Deaths in Malawi

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 14, 2018

    A significant drop in infant deaths inspired calls for a worldwide movement. Read more

  • 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