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Transformational energy access critical for economic growth, as Malawi launches the UNCTAD’s 2017 Least Developed Countries Report

Launch of the 2017 Least Developed Countries (LDC) Report, “Transformational Energy Access”.  

Building a Resilient Nation - Sustainable Development Goals Competition Winning Concept

The winning concept outlines a plan to establish a volunteer organization which will work towards sustainably managing and conserving forestry resources  

Over 9 million people register for National Identity Cards as Malawians make history

Conclusion of the Mass Registration Campaign for a National ID and to mark the transitioning to continuous registration  

Malawi commemorates international Day of Peace, Launches National Peace Policy

The Launch of the National Peace Policy and the commemoration of the International Day of Peace, that took place on the 29th November 2017 in Lilongwe  

Disability Not Inability: John’s Determination to Succeed

Despite some of his daily challenges, John is an inspiration to all of us and he continues to showcase that having a disability is not a barrier to achieving one’s dreams.  

Consumers urged to buy local goods and services as the Buy Malawi Strategy website launches

The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism and its partners officially launched the Buy Malawi Strategy website,  

Celebration: identity for a child, giving a birth certificate

More than 90 percent of Malawians lack a birth certificate and therefore legal proof of their identity. For Zione and her son Ellisha, having a national ID card and a birth certificate, is a cause for…  

Here comes the sun: solar power for #MyMalawiID

Like all registration officers in Malawi’s national identity card registration exercise, Maurice Moyo thinks about the weather as never before  


Malawians are now being issued with their first ever National Identity Cards.  

Malawi Commemorates the 17th Anniversary of the UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women peace and security

on the 31st October 2017, Malawi joined the rest of the world in commemorating the 17th anniversary of the United National Security Council Resolution 1325  

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