#Malawi

  • Article: South Africa Deploys Envoys Across Africa in Wake of Deadly Xenophobic Attacks

    South Africa Deploys Envoys Across Africa in Wake of Deadly Xenophobic Attacks

    Sept. 18, 2019|Voice of America

    South African diplomats are visiting seven countries, after attacks that left hundreds displaced. Read more

  • Article: The Supreme Court in Malawi Just Banned Plastic Bags — Again

    The Supreme Court in Malawi Just Banned Plastic Bags — Again

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 6, 2019

    Activists are describing it as a “fantastic victory.” Read more

  • Article: Meet the Women Who Are Fighting Child Marriage One African Country at a Time

    Meet the Women Who Are Fighting Child Marriage One African Country at a Time

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|July 10, 2019

    Twelve million girls in Africa are forced into marriage before they’re 18 years old. Read more

  • Article: 14 Stunning Photos of Democracy and Faith From Around the World This Week

    14 Stunning Photos of Democracy and Faith From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|May 24, 2019

    From Malawi to India, people cast their votes in elections this week. Read more

  • Article: Trenches and Blockades in Malawi Save Communities From Cyclone Flooding

    Trenches and Blockades in Malawi Save Communities From Cyclone Flooding

    May 22, 2019|Voice of America

    Cyclone Idai displaced 90,000 people in Malawi. Read more

  • Article: Trenches, Blockades in Malawi Save Communities From Cyclone Flooding

    Trenches, Blockades in Malawi Save Communities From Cyclone Flooding

    May 20, 2019|Voice of America

    Cyclone Idai displaced nearly 90,000 people in the country. Read more

  • Article: Sex Workers in Malawi Are Becoming Health Workers and Fighting HIV/AIDS

    Sex Workers in Malawi Are Becoming Health Workers and Fighting HIV/AIDS

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 20, 2019

    “Empowering sex workers with knowledge and prevention methods is key to protecting their health.” Read more

  • Article: Deforestation Has Surprising Effect on Clean Water, Malawi Researchers Find

    Deforestation Has Surprising Effect on Clean Water, Malawi Researchers Find

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Lindsay Powers|April 17, 2019

    Clearcutting has devastating implications for water access. Read more