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Happy International Women’s Day

In recognition of United Nations International Women’s Day, we celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.  The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.   This year, after all we’ve experienced, achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world, shows us how crucial it is to create...

Reaping from Self-Help Groups

Meet Bettie Mhango, she is 32 years old and belongs to the Chimwemwe Self Help Group in Nkombezi area.   Bettie lives with her 4 Children as she separated from her husband. She dropped out of school in Standard (grade) 7 and had her first child at a tender age. After...

TIWATUKULE YOUTH FUND: Creating Youth Employment Through Entrepreneurship Financing

Youth unemployment continues to be a developmental challenge in Malawi where at least 7.52% of youth, aged 15 -24, continue to be unemployed and the Government is grappling for solutions to fix this statistic. The Centre for Youth and Development (CYD) has been focusing on self-employment as part of their...

TAKULANDILANI – Welcoming Our Newest WUSC E-Volunteer, Caitlin Wieja

Caitlin Wieja is an e-volunteer for World University Service of Canada (WUSC-EUMC) as the Digital Communications Advisor for the Centre for Youth and Development (CYD) in Malawi and started August 21st. She will be volunteering for 4 months and will help implement communication strategies and social media management to develop...

KNH Donates Motorcycle to Centre for Youth and Development

Our very own, Centre for Youth and Development Programs Lead, Yewo Msiska, has been handed over the donated motorcycle by Eleazar Mkundika, from Kindernothilfe, to support the CYD’s project to improve household incomes and political participation of 4200 SHG women by 2022. Receiving the donated motorcycle and laptop from Kindernothilfe...