The Malawidiaspora.com website is as a  result of a need to Linking the Malawian Diaspora to the Development of Malawi”. The idea is intended to contribute to the efforts of the Government of Malawi to mobilize the country’s diaspora toward its socio-economic development through dialogue and subsequent developmental engagements in Malawi






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Active Citizens, Climate Change, Editors’ Choice, Featured, Global, Headlines, IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse, Peace, Regional Categories, TerraViva United Nations Credit: Amnesty International UNITED NATIONS, Feb 6 2020 (IPS) – The world’s young activists, numbering over 3.8 billion, are on the war path. The rising new socialist movements—which originated with “Black Lives Matter” and “Occupy (more…)