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25
Oct

-PWC Stakeholder Mapping Data Collectors

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5
Oct

Hon. Roseby Gadama Congratulates Mirriam Kachala, PLSCE Top scholar…

As part of encouraging and empowering girl child education Honorable Roseby Gadama, Chairperson of the Parliamentary Women’s Caucus and member of Parliament for Zomba-Thondwe Constituency, has congratulated Mirriam Kachala with a sum of Mk100,000.00 as a token of appreciation for making the people of Zomba happy and putting them on the Map. Mirriam Kachala emerged the best student in Malawi

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8
Sep

Ending Violence Against Women- Campaign spike on Ending Child Marriages

On Tuesday the 6th of September, The First Lady of the Republic of Malawi, Madam Monica Chakwera, who also serves as OXFAM’s EVAWG Ambassador, was the guest of honor at an event for ending violence against women organized by OXFAM Malawi in Kasungu. The event was held under the theme “Ending child marriages”. In her remarks, Madam Chakwera stated that

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30
Aug

PWC CONSTITUENCY SUPPORT VISIT

PWC Malawi visited Nsanje South West and Machinga South East constituencies on 23rd and 24th of August 2022, respectively. The19 members of parliament and three female deputy ministers, were accompanied by Malawi’s SNP project point person, people from secretariat and other relevant stakeholders. The primary objective of the tour was to inspire girls to work hard in school and to

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30
Aug

PWC CONSTITUENCY SUPPORT VISITS

26
Aug

POPULATION AND SUTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT MESSAGE FORMULATION MEETING IN ZOMBA-NTHONDWE

  The PWC Chairperson Hon. Roseby Gadama of Zomba Thondwe Constituency held a meeting in response to the newly launched Population and Sustainable Development Caucus. The meeting, held at Thangala Primary School in Zomba, sought to share messages on the dangers of Rapid Population Growth (RPG) so that they can roll out to different areas in the constituency. In attendance

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18
Aug

Classroom Building at Mbonechera, T/A Mponda, Mangochi.

Hon. Victoria Kingstone has pledged to construct a classroom block at Mbonechera primary school, T/A Mponda in Mangochi district, where she laid a stone as a symbol of her dedication on Tuesday, August 16. Pupils at the school have been learning under a tree after their classroom collapsed in 2017 and being a woman Hon. Kingstone felt the need to

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16
Aug

PWC and The population and Sustainable Development Caucus

Malawi’s Parliamentary Women’s Caucus (PWC) is a cross-party grouping of all elected female members of The Malawi National Assembly. The PWC has been directed by a clear focus on women’s issues under two main goals ‘First, to ensure harmonization of existing laws with women’s rights as enshrined in the 1994 Constitution. Second, to ensure that gender was mainstreamed into all

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5
Jan

Members of Malawi’s Parliamentary Women’s Caucus attend the Launch of the 16 Days of Activism

On Thursday 25th November 2021, Members of Malawi’s Parliamentary Women’s Caucus joined representatives from Oxfam Malawi at the official Launch of the 16 days of Activism in Nkhatabay District.

20
Jul

PWC stands up for Girls’ Education

‘Female Members of Parliament today attended Parliament while wearing school uniforms to disseminate messages about girl child education. The Speaker of the National Assembly, Right Honourable Catherine Gotani Hara, along with all female Members of Parliament and female members of cabinet wore uniforms after standing orders were waived. Some female cabinet ministers who entered the house without wearing uniforms were

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