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UNDP Malawi – Be the change you advocate!

When the Jerusalem Challenge dance video started on social media, UNDP Malawi decided to jump on the trend, with the great dance skills of its staff. We set up to do our very own video with a twist…  


What if We Accelerated a Transition towards Use of Alternative Cooking Technology in Malawi?

At a village a couple of weeks ago I eavesdropped on a conversation between a group of women as they were having their communal lunch. In their discussion they unanimously agreed it is common nowadays…  


Getting the Formula Right in Refining and Scaling Grassroot Innovations

Our outlook in life is usually informed by the locality where we are born. In areas where public service delivery is functional most of us see no need to make changes.  


The Government of the People’s Republic of China and UNDP provide over $1,000,000 for recovery of flood affected communities in Malawi

The Government of Malawi, with support from the Government of the People’s Republic of China and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), is coordinating a new disaster recovery project to…  


New Disaster Recovery Project to construct 200 resilient houses for vulnerable communities in Malawi

The Government of Malawi, with support from the Government of Japan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has embarked on an inclusive disaster recovery initiative to construct 200…  


Rebuilding stronger after Cyclone Idai in Malawi

With over 278 families, the new community of Duwanya that reallocated to safer grounds, is one of the villages where UNDP Malawi is supporting to build stronger, as part of the recovery efforts for…  


Leaving No One Behind in Understanding Waste Management Challenges

As an Accelerator lab, in pursing our mandate to building learning networks around development challenges, we plan to continue collaborating with diverse stakeholders to ensure we address waste…  


Malawi Talks Pre-Launch

Malawi Talks is a new UNDP initiative of interesting conversations from a wide range of talented people, in sharing best practices, exchanging views, lessons, challenges and opportunities - to help…  


The case for banning single-use plastics in Malawi

This publication summarises the case for banning single-use plastics in Malawi, based on available information from Malawi as well as research and experience from Africa and the rest of the world.  


Learning and harnessing best practices on climate information to save lives

Learning how to bring together different tools and systems in disseminating weather and climate information, aimed at helping farmers manage weather risks to maximise productivity  

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