#Malawi

  • Article: Aid Workers Describe Devastating Toll of Cyclone Idai on Southern Africa

    Aid Workers Describe Devastating Toll of Cyclone Idai on Southern Africa

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|March 25, 2019

    “The impact of the cyclone was a lot bigger than anyone was anticipating.” Read more

  • Article: Rescue and Relief Efforts Underway in Cyclone-Hit Southern Africa

    Rescue and Relief Efforts Underway in Cyclone-Hit Southern Africa

    March 22, 2019|Voice of America

    Cyclone Idai is one of the most destructive storms to hit Southern Africa in decades. Read more

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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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