EQUINET is a network of professionals, civil society members, policy makers, state officials and others within the region who have come together as an equity catalyst, to promote and realise shared values of equity and social justice in health.
EQUINET is governed by a steering committee involving academic, government and civic institutions from Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe and from SADC and international level. EQUINET programmes involve institutions from these and other SADC countries.
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Publications are downloadable....
MCCCI is a partnership of enterprises and associations representing all sectors of the economy of Malawi. MCCCI exists to serve and promote the interests of its members and the business community generally in Malawi.
A number of publications is downloadable. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
RENEWAL is a growing regional network-of-networks facilitated by IFPRI. Currently active in Kenya, Malawi, South Africa, Uganda, and Zambia, RENEWAL comprises national networks of food- and nutrition-relevant organizations (public, private, and nongovernmental) together with partners in AIDS and public health. RENEWAL aims to enhance understanding of the worsening interactions between HIV/AIDS and food and nutrition security and to facilitate a comprehensive response to these interactions. The core pillars are locally prioritized action research, capacity strengthening, and policy communications. RENEWAL is operated on the idea that the process of developing networks is both a means and an end. Impact can be enhanced and sustained when locally prioritized research is linked with capacity strengthening and policy communications. ... [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]
FEDOMA is the umbrella body for disability organisations in Malawi. Member organisations are
* Malawi Union of the Blind; MUB
* Malawi National Association of the Deaf; MANAD
* Disabled Women in Development; DIWODE
* Malawi Disability Sports Association; MADISA
* The Albino Association of Malawi; TAAM
* Association of the Physically Disabled in Malawi; APDM
* Parents of Disabled Children Association in Malawi; PODCAM ... [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]
MUSTER focused on generating new understandings of teacher education before, during and after the point of initial qualification as a teacher. Its concerns included exploring how new teachers are identified and selected for training programmes, how they acquire the skills they need to teach effectively, and how they experience training and induction into the teaching profession. The research included analytical concerns with the structure and organisation of teacher education, the form and substance of teacher education curriculum, the identity, roles and cultural experience of trainee teachers, and the costs and probable benefits of different types of initial teacher training.
The MUSTER Discussion Paper Series and the MUSTER Research Reports are dowloadable for free.
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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]
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]
The site presents information of the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) around the presidential and parliamentary elections of 2004 (party manifestos, candidates, voting procedures, results, observers' reports). The site is maintained by SDNP, a UNDP supported Malawi Government Programme to assist with development of Internet and Information Services in the country. ... [editors ilissAfrica]