#Malawi

  • Article: There's a Disaster in Southern Africa You Probably Haven't Heard About
    Citizenship

    There's a Disaster in Southern Africa You Probably Haven't Heard About

    By Joe McCarthy|March 19, 2019

    Mozambique’s president said the death toll could reach 1,000. Read more

  • Article: Malawi Rolls Out Massive Cervical Cancer Vaccination Program
    Health

    Malawi Rolls Out Massive Cervical Cancer Vaccination Program

    March 1, 2019|Voice of America

    The country has the world's highest rate of cervical cancer. Read more

  • 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  and  Carmen Singer|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
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    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
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    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