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2017 Age Africa Tri For Malawi Celebration Reception

H.E Ambassador Edward Sawerengera, in collaboration with Advancing Girls Education Africa (AGE Africa), on Wednesday September 6th, 2017, hosted a reception at the Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in Washington D.C, in honour of Triathletes participating at a forthcoming AGE AFRICA Triathlon fundraiser that will take place on Sunday, September 10th, 2017. The proceeds will be used to fund the school needs for 220 under privileged girls in Malawi.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesThu, Sep 7, 2017 Thu, Sep 7, 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

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

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

2nd Takulandirani-Malawi International Tourism Expo: 26th-28th April, 2018

The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism through the Department of Tourism will host its 2nd International Tourism Exposition from 26th-28th April, 2018 at the Bingu International Convention Centre in Lilongwe, the capital city of Malawi.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesTue, Feb 27, 2018 Tue, Feb 27, 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

Age Africa 2017 Tri for Malawi

The Embassy of Malawi to the USA in Washington DC in collaboration with Advancing Girls Education African (AGE AFRICA) on Sunday September 10th, 2017 participated in the Tri for Malawi Triathlon led by H.E Ambassador Edward Sawerengera in support of Girls education in Malawi.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesWed, Sep 13, 2017 Wed, Sep 13, 2017

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

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

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

Ambassador Sawerengera Hosts 2017 Mandela Washington Fellowship YALI Fellows from Malawi

His Excellency the Ambassador, Mr. Edward Y. Sawerengera hosted the 2017 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) fellows from Malawi, to a dinner, at the Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in Washington D.C, on 1st August, 2017.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesMon, Aug 28, 2017 Mon, Aug 28, 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

Ambassador Tours the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.

(May 30, 2017) On May 1, 2017, Ambassador Sawerengera, his spouse and diplomatic staff toured the US Capitol with of former congressman Henry Bonilla and Ms. Christine Pellerin.

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

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

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

Chichewa Tutor Required For A Student Ethnographic Researcher

The Embassy has received a request to assist in identification of a Chichewa tutor for an undergraduate student .

Michela Del Mastro is a student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill who is currently planning a year-long research project in Malawi for one year from July 2018 to July 2019. Michela will be in Washington DC from January to May 2018 and is looking for a Chichewa tutor who would be available for two to three times a week for the time she will be in Washington DC.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesTue, Nov 28, 2017 Tue, Nov 28, 2017

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

Corps Africa's celebration of International Volunteer Day

The Embassy of the Republic of Malawi to the United States of America kindly invites you all to a Fundraiser reception in honor of volunteers in Malawi and across the Globe on December 5th, International Volunteer Day co-hosted by Ambassador Edward Sawerengera and Ms. Liz Fanning, Founder of CorpsAfrica in Malawi, Morocco and Senegal to support and enjoy lavish appetizers, yummy Malawian teas and coffee drinks, delectable Senegalese juices and scrumptious Moroccan pastries.

Venue: Embassy of the Republic of Malawi - 2408 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington DC

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesWed, Nov 29, 2017 Wed, Nov 29, 2017

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

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