The 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

We Need Urgent Commitment, Resources & Action to Tackle Hunger Crisis

Civil Society, Development & Aid, Editors’ Choice, Featured, Food and Agriculture, Global, Headlines, Population, Poverty & SDGs, TerraViva United Nations Opinion Conversation at the UN General Assembly Side Event on Responding to the Urgent Humanitarian Needs in the Horn of Africa. Credit: Karelia Pallan/Oxfam NEW YORK, Sep 27 2022 (IPS) – Last week, as world (more…)

Getting to the roots of family

I married my cousin. Before you judge me, let me explain. We are divorced (unrelated to above confession) but remain great friends — could this be because of a warm, familiar connection? Much hilarity about this discovery aside, we are only seventh cousins, which means there are a few hundred years between us and our (more…)

Women Advocates for Harvesting Rainwater in Salinity-Affected Coastal Bangladesh

Asia-Pacific, Climate Change, Development & Aid, Editors’ Choice, Environment, Featured, Headlines, Humanitarian Emergencies, Innovation, Natural Resources, TerraViva United Nations Humanitarian Emergencies Lalita Roy now has access to clean water and also provides a service to her community by working as a pani apa (water sister), looking after the community’s rainwater harvesting plants. Credit: Rafiqul Islam/IPS (more…)