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18
Jan

Malawi’s Parliament Women’s Caucus engage in ABLE Workshop

On Tuesday 15th December 2020, The SNPs Office of the Westminster Foundation for Democracy and Oxfam Malawi facilitated the ABLE workshop for Malawi’s Parliamentary Women’s Caucus at Parliament Building. The ABLE Toolkit emerged out of a research study conducted by Ms Susan Dodsworth and Prof Nic Cheeseman on how women legislators can be most effective in Parliament given that they

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3
Nov

The Parliamentary Women’s Caucus attends a Media and Communications Workshop

On Thursday 29th October 2020, The SNPs Office of the Westminster Foundation for Democracy, The National Democratic Institute, and Oxfam Malawi held a Media and Communication Workshop for Malawi’s Parliamentary Women’s Caucus at Bingu International Conference Centre in Lilongwe. The overall aim of the workshop was to deliberate on the best ways to enhance public perception towards women as leaders,

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9
Oct

Parliamentary Women Caucus engage in a gender analysis of the 2020/2021 budget

On Wednesday 8th October, Members of Malawi’s Parliamentary Women’s Caucus joined UNWomen, Oxfam Malawi an NGOGCN in a Gender Analysis of the 2020/2021 Budget.    

9
Sep

7 Members of the Caucus become Parliamentary Committee Chairpersons/ Vice-Chairpersons

6 Members of Malawi’s Parliamentary Women’s Caucus have been appointed as Parliamentary Committee Chairpersons/ Vice Chairpersons: Hon. Gladys Ganda – Chairperson for the Budget and Finance Committee Hon. Joyce Chitsulo – Chairperson for the Public Appointments Committee Hon. Lonnie Chijere Phiri – Chairperson for the Parliamentary Women’s Caucus Hon. Wezi Gondwe – Vice Chairperson for the Commissions and Statutory Committee

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3
Mar

Launch of African Women’s Leadership Network – Malawi Chapter

On March 3rd 2020, members of Malawi’s Parliamentary Caucus attended the Launch of the Malawi Chapter of the African Women’s Leadership Network. Following the establishment of the African Women Leaders Network (AWLN), Malawi plans to localize the initiative at a national network through the revamping of the professional women’s network. The aim of the AWLN, is to establish and nurture

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15
Oct

Scotland Study Visit

Members of Malawi’s Parliamentary Women’s Caucus attended a Study Visit in Scotland, where they participated in workshops, and attended fringe meetings at the SNP Annual National Conference.     Members of Malawi’s Parliamentary Women’s Caucus also met with Chris Law MP, Ben  MacPherson MSP, and held discussion with Councillor Chris Cunningham in Glasgow City Chambers.

21
Oct

Launch of the PWC Website

The PWC website was launched on…