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8 August 2018

Malawi welcomes new country representative, Young Hong

Young Hong, UNFPA’s new representative in Malawi, presented her letter of credence to Emmanuel Fabiano, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. She outlined the role that UNFPA... Read more

3 August 2018

Taking SRHR to young people living with disabilities

MCHINJI, Malawi – One morning, Stella Chiwaka, a 28-year-old primary school teacher, visited a nearby health centre to get information and services on contraceptives. She was enthusiastic and had... Read more

10 July 2018

Family planning is a human right

Fifty years ago, the world declared that “parents have a basic human right to determine freely and responsibly the number and the spacing of their children,” at the United Nations International... Read more

11 June 2018

2018 Census countdown campaign launched

Lilongwe- Malawi launched the 2018 Population and Housing Census publicity campaign on Tuesday 6th June in Lilongwe with Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, Goodall Gondwe... Read more

22 May 2018

The Winding Search For Fistula Treatment

Mulanje, Malawi- One morning in 2014, Margret Rambiki’s mother started her routine day by drawing water from the nearby borehole for use in the morning’s household chores. Later, she would go to the... Read more

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