Agricultural

HUNGER LOOMS AS DROUGHT DELAYS CROPS

The role of community warehouses in ending food insecurity By Wilson Isaac Tembo Malawi’s Constitution states that access to and utilization of nutritionally adequate and safe food in the right quantities is a right of each individual (Food Security policy, Ministry of Agriculture, 2006). This emphasizes the importance of food to every human being. However,…

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MDYANKHANDA ORPHAN CARE CENTER

The Place Where Guinea Find Food Dwangwa, Malawi … The word “mdyankhanda” means, “The place where the guinea finds food,” and for 173 orphans in villages north of the Dwangwa Trading Center this center is where the children find hope, food and a future. Not only does this Community Based Development Association spread its wings…

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INDIANA TEEN MAKES CLEAN WATER POSSIBLE

Linthipi, Malawi … Water must be available to sustain life, and this means where people are there is water. However, the fact that water is available does not mean it is clean water, nor does it mean there is an ample supply year around.   Malawi is the most densely populated nation in Africa, based…

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CHANDIWO ACCEPTS GRAIN BUILDING CHALLENGE

Village Churches Unite Under Joseph Project Chandiwo Village, Malawi … North of the Mponela Trading Center, and about 12 kilometers south of Madizi, thirteen churches have organized their members into a farm co-operative at Chandiwo Village. The intention is to participate in the Malawi Project’s Joseph Project, a program designed to bring joint community cooperation…

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CHECK OUT INFORMATION VIDEO

HELP US SPREAD THE WORD One of the easiest ways to support the Malawi Project is by word of mouth. Whether it is a word to your church group, giving information over a cup of coffee to a co-worker or school mate, or handing someone the new Malawi Project report on video (or referring them…

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CONSTRUCTION ON JOSEPH PROJECT 1

VILLAGE UNITES BEHIND PROJECT The African sun casts its first rays across the Dowa Mountains shortly after 5:30 in the morning. By the time its brilliant rays have climbed into full view Wilson Tembo has reached the site to document construction already in full swing. Even before daylight people had gathered to participate in the…

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INDIANA CHURCH DONATES TO FOOD SECURITY

Lebanon, Indiana … With the recent announcment the Malawi Project is espanding its agricultural development programs to help a number of villages, churches, and community development groups form co-ops and build community warehouses, the Lebanon Church of Christ stepped forward to be one of the first groups to extend financial help in the establishment of…

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MALAWIAN HONORED WITH HELP FOR HIS PEOPLE

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Pictured are Dr.Sulamoyo on the right of the “big check” and the Executive Vice President for the Agency, Niccole Clements.   Springfield, Illinois … At the age of 23 Dalitso Sulamoyo left his native Malawi and sought a new home in the central part of the U.S. In Illinois he soon found a home with…

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SAVING FOR THE FUTURE – Part 2

Saving for the Future

The Joseph Project – Part 2   (This is the second in the series on the Joseph Project, a new initiative by the people of Malawi and the Malawi Project. This program will put in place the means by which village farmers can generate, and store sufficient food supplies to feed the people during poor…

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SAVING FOR THE FUTURE – Part 1

Saving for the Future

The Joseph Project – Part 1   Most people know some facts about the Bible story of Joseph. Found in the book of Genesis, this young man was sold into slavery by his evil, jealous brothers, and then placed in prison under a false charge. Later he was the only one able to explain dreams…

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