Social Cohesion

Project Overview

The Social Cohesion project has been implemented since 2012 with two components: National Peace Architecture (NPA) Component and Building National Capacities for Conflict Prevention.

Project Goal

Malawi has strengthened institutional capacities for sustaining peace and social cohesion.

Project outputs

  • Inclusive and Gender Sensitive National Peace Architecture institutionalized in close coordination with other stakeholders.
  • Women, youth, and CSOs, and key national leaders capacitated to take initiatives for peacebuilding, violence prevention, conflict monitoring, mediation, and collaborative dialogue
  • Potentially violent disputes resolved through mediation, and consensus on key national priorities reached through facilitation and advocacy.
  • Facilitating stakeholder engagements on emerging issues



Project start date:

January 2013

Estimated end date:

December 2021

Focus area:

  • build resilience to shocks and crisis
  • risk reduction
  • Project office:

    UNDP in Malawi

    Implementing partner:

    Office of President and Cabine

    Funding Support by

    Donor name

  • United Nations Development Pro
  • Iapso World Bank Borrower 2006
  • Global Environment Fund Truste
  • Amount contributed


    Delivery in previous fiscal year

    2021 $58,237

    2020 $1,189,882

    2019 $1,016,294

    2018 $880,224

    2017 $633,483

    2016 $475,166

    2015 $465,364

    2014 $802,976

    2013 $150,064

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