News & Announcements

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Visiting Missionaries from Malawi

On August 1,2016 the embassy hosted 25 visiting missionaries from CCAP Blantyre Synod.

Mon, Aug 8, 2016

Condolence Book Opening

The Embassy of the Republic of Malawi to the USA wishes to inform you that following the announcement of the death of His Excellency, Ambassador Necton D. Mhura, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Malawi to the United Nations, a Condolence Book has been opened at the Embassy of the Republic of Malawi, 2408 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20008. The days and times for signing are as follows:

Thursday February 22nd 1:00 p.m – 3:00 p.m
Friday February 23rd 10:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m
Monday February 26th 10:00 a.m – 3:00 p.m

Thu, Feb 22, 2018 Thu, Feb 22, 2018

Age Africa 2018 Tri for Malawi

In 2009, the Tri for Malawi was created to honor the scholars’ efforts and benefit AGE Africa’s scholarship fund.

Now in its 10th year as AGE Africa’s largest annual fundraising event, the 2018 Tri for Malawi will take place will take place on Sunday, September 9th, 2018 as part of the Nation’s ESCAPE Triathlon in Washington, DC. Athletes will complete both the Sprint and Olympic distance triathlons and compete to raise $75,000.

Mon, Aug 13, 2018 Mon, Aug 13, 2018

National Planning Commission Vacancy For Director General

An excellent and rare opportunity has arisen to engage a qualified, highly
motivated and well experienced person to fill the position of Director General
of the National Planning Commission tenable at its Offices in Lilongwe.
THE ORGANISATION
The National Planning Commission (NPC) is a body corporate established
under the National Planning Commission Act of 2017. Its mandate is to
identify Malawi’s social economic development priorities and formulate
national vision and strategy for social and economic goals, taking into account

Tue, Jan 23, 2018 Tue, Jan 23, 2018

African Union Diaspora TV

Attention all, please find below the link to the African Union Diaspora TV .
http://www.audiasporatv.com/

Mon, Nov 27, 2017 Mon, Nov 27, 2017

U.S. Second Lady Visits Malawi

July 21, 2016 - Dr. Jill Biden, wife to the US Vice-President, Joe Biden, made a three-day visit to Malawi from 18th to 20th July 2016. The purpose of the visit was to look into issues of food insecurity Malawi is currently facing and economic empowerment and education opportunities for women and girls.

Thu, Jul 21, 2016

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi participated in the 6th Annual Winternational Embassy Show case

The Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in Washington, DC participated in the 6th Annual Winternational Embassy Showcase for the first time on 6th December, 2017 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. This important program is uniquely created for embassies to advance their public diplomacy (cultural, tourism, and trade) initiative. Over 3,000 guests showed up and 38 embassies exhibited and sold examples of their handcrafts, shared information on travel and tourism in their countries or presented educational displays of current mission initiatives.

Tue, Jan 23, 2018 Tue, Jan 23, 2018

SUPPORT AMBASSADOR SAWERENGERA TO RAISE FUNDS FOR GIRLS' EDUCATION IN MALAWI THROUGH AGE AFRICA

Ambassador Sawerengera will be accompanied by Diplomats at the Malawi Mission in Washington DC and other Malawians to take part in the Capitol Hill Run on May 20th, 2018. AGE Africa organised the run to raise USD50, 000.00 to cater for 234 scholarships that are offered to girls in Malawi. The scholarships encourage girls to pursue their education which would otherwise be difficult for their families to fund.

Thu, May 17, 2018 Thu, May 17, 2018

Ambassador Endorses Peace Corps Volunteers

On July 20, 2016 Ambassador Mhura attended, and spoke at the closing ceremony for the induction of medical and nursing educator Peace Corps, who will be going to Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda, Swaziland and Liberia to work in health education institutions.

Fri, Jul 22, 2016

Blood Sucking Rumours In Malawi

There have been widespread rumours on blood suckers circulating in Malawi, especially in the districts of Mulanje, Phalombe, Chiradzulu, Thyolo and lately Blantyre, where there have been alleged attacks on people by ‘Blood suckers.
In other extreme instances there has been loss of innocent lives and destruction of property.It is unfortunate that non-law abiding citizens have exploited the situation to advance their ill intentions such as theft and destruction of property.

Fri, Nov 3, 2017 Fri, Nov 3, 2017

Passing of Ambassador Necton D. Mhura, Permanent Representative of the Republic Of Malawi to the United Nations

The Embassy of the Republic of Malawi to the United States of America in Washington, D.C, deeply regrets to inform about the sad demise of His Excellency, Ambassador Necton D. Mhura, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Malawi to the United Nations. Late Mhura passed on Monday, February 19th, 2018, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Jersey.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesWed, Feb 21, 2018 Wed, Feb 21, 2018

Art Exhibition "Tales Of An African Child" By Malawian Artist Kenneth Namalomba

The Embassy of the Republic of Malawi invites you all to join us at the Opening Art Exhibition “TALES OF AN AFRICAN CHILD” by a Malawian artist Kenneth Namalomba on December 8, 2017 from 5:00 pm- 9:00 pm and Monday 11 December,2017 9:00am – 4:00pm at the Embassy of Malawi, 2408 Massachusetts Avenue North West, Washington DC, 20008.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesThu, Nov 16, 2017 Thu, Nov 16, 2017

AGE Africa's 10K A Day Race 2017

The Embassy of Malawi to the USA in Washington, D.C., in collaboration with Advancing Girls Education Africa (AGE Africa), on Sunday May 21st, 2017, participated in the 10 km and 3 km Run Race led by H.E Ambassador Edward Sawerengera in support of girls education in Malawi.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesTue, May 30, 2017 Tue, May 30, 2017

Increase in incidents of arrests abroad of Malawian Nationals on drug trafficking offences

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has noted with great concern the increase in incidents of Malawian Nationals, mostly young women, who are being arrested and detained abroad on drug trafficking offences. In the past month, two young Malawian ladies were recently arrested at Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for trafficking dangerous drugs and are currently in detention awaiting trial.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesFri, Jul 20, 2018 Fri, Jul 20, 2018

Art Exhibition “TALES OF AN AFRICAN CHILD” by a Malawian artist Kenneth Namalomba

His Excellency Ambassador Edward Sawerengera on Friday December 8th and 11th, 2017 hosted an art exhibition at the Embassy of Malawi to the USA in Washington DC, celebrating art by a Malawian artist Kenneth Namalomba a young and upcoming artist in Malawi. When you look at his talent, it gives you hope that our youth are geared to take Malawi to new heights and that is not only in art, but also in other sectors.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesWed, Jan 3, 2018 Wed, Jan 3, 2018

Canadian African Leaders Of Tomorrow (ATL) Scholarship Programme

The Embassy of the Republic of Malawi to the United States of America would like to inform all Malawians, that the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) has announced the above-mentioned scholarship programme for young African professional to pursue post-graduate studies in Canada.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesWed, Sep 27, 2017 Wed, Sep 27, 2017

Ambassador Sawerengera Visits Northeast Community College in Nebraska

(May 30, 2017) His Excellency Ambassador Edward Y. Sawerengera visited the state of Nebraska in the United States on April 27, 2017 to meet with Dr. Michael Chipps, President and board members of Northeast Community College in Norfolk in order to engage in discussion of a possible partnership between Northeast Community College and community colleges and universities in Malawi.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesTue, May 30, 2017 Thu, Jun 29, 2017

Malawi Ambassador To USA Meets Malawians in Texas

Malawi Ambassador to the USA, Ambassador Edward Y Sawerengera had a meeting with Malawians residing in Dallas Texas on Sunday 5th November, 2017. The meeting was held at the Holy Covenant United Methodist Church.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesTue, Nov 21, 2017 Tue, Nov 21, 2017

Notice of Issuing National Identification Cards in Malawi

The Embassy of the Republic of Malawi to the United States of America would like to inform all Malawians in the Diaspora, that the Ministry of Home Affairs and Internal Security, through the National Registration Bureau (NRB) commenced mass registration of all Malawian Citizens aged 16 years and above for purposes of issuing National ID Cards in line with the Nation Registration Act of 2010. The mass registration started in June, 2017 and is expected to last up to December, 2017 in Malawi.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesTue, Aug 22, 2017 Tue, Aug 22, 2017

Invitation To The World Photographic Cup 2018

The Embassy of the Republic of Malawi to the United States of America would like to inform all Malawian photograph associations, art councils or influential individual photographers that the World Photographic Cup (WPC) an organization that hosts an Olympic style photographic competition between countries to promote friendship and cooperation among photographers and photography associations throughout the world is inviting them to participate in the upcoming WPC competition.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesWed, Sep 27, 2017 Wed, Sep 27, 2017