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11 May 2018

Celebrate your success

Lilongwe- The Minister of health and Population, Mr. Atupele Muluzi called on the Midwives in Malawi to celebrate their achievements especially in the country’s efforts to reduce maternal deaths.  He... Read more

18 April 2018

Obstetric Fistula Repair Camp at Mulanje District Hospital

UNFPA in Malawi will once again support Mulanje District Hospital to conduct obstetric fistula repair session/camp with technical and financial support from Freedom from Fistula Foundation and... Read more

12 April 2018

Nikolai Astrup applauds UN Joint programme on Girls Education

Lilongwe- Norwegian Minister for International Development, Nikolai Astrup applauded the UN in Malawi for working together in delivering results as one. He was speaking this during his visit to... Read more

29 March 2018

Ground-breaking Menstrual Health Symposium

UNFPA and partners are to hold the first-ever, potentially life-changing meeting on managing menstrual health for women and girls in the East and Southern Africa region. The Fund seeks to sponsor... Read more

15 March 2018

Narrowing the gap among service providers through integration of SRH/HIV services

Nkhata-bay-Malawi, - It only takes less than 20 minutes for Matilda Nkhata, 59 to walk to Liuzi health centre so that her granddaughter, can get ART treatment at the facility. She is 15 and in... Read more

30 January 2018

Dan Odallo, UNFPA Malawi Representative retires

Lilongwe-Malawi - After working for 17 years in the UN, Dan Odallo, UNFPA Representative for Malawi has retired. Odallo came to Malawi and worked for almost two years. During his time, he has... Read more

10 January 2018

Pioneering the Menstrual Cup in Malawi

Lilongwe, MALAWI- Towera, a 29 year old primary school teacher and mother of two, had never used a menstrual cup until December 2016. With a simple introduction by her friend, Towera made the... Read more

10 November 2017

Malawi launches 2017 SWOP alongside “Untold stories” TV documentary

UNFPA Malawi launched the 2017 State of the world population report alongside a documentary that has an account of the lives of the girls that have been withdrawn from marriages and put back in... Read more

2 November 2017

The “Untold Stories” of girls rescued from child marriages

Lilongwe- UNFPA Malawi country office, in March 2017, embarked on an ambitious project to document a sample of 50 girls that have been rescued from child marriages and put back in school. The girls... Read more

11 October 2017

EmPOWER girls: before, during and after crises

Girls today enjoy better life prospects than previous generations in many ways. Prosperity and nutrition are improving, child marriage and teenage pregnancy are declining, and female educational... Read more