Monthly Archives: January 2018

Launch and dissemination of the Youth Well-Being Policy Review: Malawi’s government advocates for youth participation in Malawi’s development

The Government of Malawi, through the Ministry of Labour, Youth, Sports and Manpower Development (MoLYSMD) with support from the Youth Inclusion Project under OECD, officially launched the review of the Youth Well-Being policy on 23 January 2018. The review offers an in-depth analysis of the situation of youth in Malawi using a multidimensional approach

Strengthening the Malawi Parliament for better decision-making and governance: AFIDEP and IPRSE hold consultative meeting with Parliament

On 26 January 2018, the African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP) in partnership with the Institute for Policy Research and Social Empowerment (IPRSE) held its first consultative meeting with the Malawi Parliament to introduce the “Malawi Parliament Strengthening Project” which is funded by the Norwegian Embassy. AFIDEP’s Executive Director, Dr. Eliya Zulu, led the AFIDEP-IPRSE

Rights, governance and youth empowerment: AFIDEP and PAWA254 engage youth on taking an active role in Kenya’s development

On Saturday, 20 January, 2018, AFIDEP and PAWA254, hosted a science-policy café on rights, governance and youth empowerment in Kenya. PAWA254 is an activism outfit that uses art as a tool for transformation and advocacy for civic engagement through writing, dance, poetry, graffiti, theatre, music, film and photography. The café was dedicated to highlighting the