OSISA is a Johannesburg-based foundation established in 1997, working in ten Southern Africa countries: Angola, Botswana, DRC, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe. It is part of a network of foundations, established by George Soros. OSISA's vision is to promote and sustain the ideals, values, institutions and practice of open society. Its mission is to initiate and support programmes working towards open society ideals, and to advocate for these ideals in Southern Africa. ... [according to site editor's information]
WLSA-Malawi is a women’s rights NGO that exists to empower women in Malawi through the law by conducting action research, training and advocacy for legal and policy reform. It
* conducts research on gender issues in Malawi and Southern Africa, particularly on issues related to legal rights.
* provides information on gender and the law in order to influence policy and legal reform.
* does networking and exchanges information between the seven WLSA countries.
* conducts relevant training and education, explores and develops new methodologies and new perspectives for the study of gender and the law.
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NASFAM is a smallholder-owned membership organization in Malawi with the mission to improve the livelihoods of smallholder farmers. Through a sustainable network of smallholder-owned business organizations, NASFAM promotes farming as a business in order to develop the commercial capacity of its members, and delivers programmes which enhance member productivity. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Website about the Yawo ( also: Ajao, Ajawa, Ayao, Chiyao, Wajao) living in malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania. You will find a link to a small video tape as an introduction to the Yawo, an extensive bibliography, documents about the orthography of their language, several videos about relevant topics. More features are under construction. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
G.R.A.C.E., a NGO based in the US and Kenya, works with communities in Kenya, Ghana, Tanzania, Mozambique and Malawi to mitigate the effects of HIV/AIDS. G.R.A.C.E. helps networks of African community-based organizations (CBOs), people living with AIDS(PLWAs), and youth deliver household-focused prevention and care, early childhood development, nutritional, agricultural, and economic improvements for sustainable communities. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
ActionAid Malawi is an Associate of the international anti-poverty agency ActionAid International. It started work in Malawi in 1990 and works with some of the poorest and most remote parts of Malawi in 28 districts. Through its policy and advocacy work ActionAid aims to empower poor and excluded people to demand and achieve their basic rights. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
MEJN is a coalition of more than 100 civil society organizations, which have activities in the field of economic governance. MEJN's membership include NGOs, Community Based Organisations, Trade Unions, representatives of the Media, the academia, among others. The network is committed to poverty reduction through promotion of equitable and just distribution of socioeconomic opportunities through capacity building of civil society, policy research and dissemination, advocacy and monitoring for good economic governance at national and international levels. ... [according to site editor's information]
Banja La Mtsogolo is a Malawian Reproductive Healthcare NGO. BLM receives its major financial support from the British DFID, UNFPA, Family Federation of Finland (FFF), Swedish SIDA and Norwegian NORAD. As BLM complements Government efforts in the Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare field, it works closely with the Ministry of Health and population especially the Reproductive Health Unit and Department for Population Services, family Planning Association of Malawi (FPAM), United nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA), Council for Non-Governmental Organizations (CONGOMA) and other stakeholders in the reproductive health field. ... [according to site editor's information ; editors ilissAfrica]
The Council for Non Governmental Organisations in Malawi (CONGOMA) is an institution designated by law as the coordinating body for non governmental organisations in Malawi. It is a membership based organisation comprising of both local and international non governmental organisations to reflect and accomodate the diversity of its membership. Established 1985 as a council for social welfare it evolved into CONGOMA in 1992. ... [according to site editors' information]
The Wildlife and Environmental Society of Malawi is dedicated to conservation of natures resources, including land, forestry, animals, bird-life, flora and fauna, rivers and lakes. We create and assist with educational projects, especially with the young in order to bring about a greater and deeper understanding of the importance of the environment in which we live. ... [according to site editor's information]