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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

Age Africa 2019 " The Ride for Malawi"

His Excellency Ambassador Edward Sawerengera and the staff at the Embassy of Malawi will be joining the rest of AGE Africa Board of Directors in AGE Africa’s Ride for Malawi on September 7, 2019, in Washington, DC. The Ambassador and the Malawi Embassy Team would be honored to have your support as we work on raising $5,000 of our team goal towards AGE Africa’s $100,000 fundraising goal.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesFri, Aug 30, 2019 Fri, Aug 30, 2019

Pre-departure Registration Form

Attention all travelers and Malawian returnees. Following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic and rise of cases in Malawi, the government is requesting all travelers and Malawian returnees to complete a pre-departure form, stating approval to comply to the COVID-19 response requirements established by the government . Thank you and please find the form below.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesWed, Aug 5, 2020 Wed, Aug 5, 2020

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

Suspension of Face to Face Consular Services at the Embassy

In response to the prevailing Corona Virus (COVID-19) situation, the Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in Washington, DC wishes to inform the public that, effective immediately, the following services provided by the Embassy will henceforth ONLY be facilitated by mail;
• Visa Applications
• Request for urgent travel document
• Request for Letters of No Objection
• Request for authentication of documents
• Application for Repatriation of Human Remains
• Request for Police Clearance

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesTue, Mar 17, 2020 Tue, Mar 17, 2020

Notice For Embassy Holiday Closure

Please note! The Embassy of the Republic of Malawi will be closed for business on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 in observance of John Chilembwe day (Malawi public holiday) for urgent consular matters please contact 240-429-2671 or malawippt@gmail.com for all other embassy issues please contact malawidc@aol.com.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesTue, Jan 14, 2020 Tue, Jan 14, 2020

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

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

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

Official Opening Of The Republic Of Malawi's Honorary Consulate In Galveston, Houston, Texas

As you may know, His Excellency Ambassador Edward Sawerengera commissioned Mr. Jordan Scofield Price as Malawi’s Honorary Consul in Texas based in Galveston, on Tuesday, December 10th, 2019 in Washington DC.

Embassy of the Republic of Malawi in the United StatesWed, Feb 19, 2020 Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Global Ambassador's Journal- Vol III, Issue 3 - Malawi: The Hidden Gem

His Excellency Ambassador Edward Yakobe Sawerengera was recently featured in the latest publication of the Global Ambassador's Journal- Volume III, Issue 3, under the theme " Malawi: The Hidden Gem".

Global Ambassador’s Journal is the first online periodical of an international organization to be devoted solely to the publication of articles and comments by worldwide current or former state Ambassadors focusing on diplomacy and international relations.

International Union of Bilateral Chambers of Commerce and IndustryThu, Jan 16, 2020 Thu, Jan 16, 2020

The first African Drone and Data Academy (ADDA)

The UN children's fund (UNICEF) announced that the first African Drone and Data Academy (ADDA) opened yesterday on 15th January, 2020 in Lilongwe, Malawi.

The move is part of efforts to promote the use of drones in programmes and services that will impact the lives of children and young people.

UNICEFThu, Jan 16, 2020 Thu, Jan 16, 2020

4th Takulandirani Malawi International Tourism Expo

Malawi,the “Warm Heart of Africa and Africa's Newest Big5 Destination” links the Southern and Eastern Africa region and offers unique flora and fauna which include the magnificent Lake Malawi, diverse nature which includes rivers, mountains and valleys; wide variety of wildlife in spectacular surroundings; vibrant culture and people legendarily renowned for friendliness and hospitality and international standard MICE facilities.

Malawi TourismThu, Feb 20, 2020 Thu, Feb 20, 2020

PPE4Malawi Virtual Benefit Concert

Join the Malawi Diaspora Network for PPE4Malawi Virtual Benefit Concert, an initiative to raise funds for healthcare workers in Malawi. Featuring Malawian DJs, Musicians and guest speakers! The concert will be streaming live on YouTube, Diaspora Network and Eventbrite on Saturday, June 6th, 2020 from 1-7 PM EDT. For more information visithttp://ppe4malawi.eventbrite.com and PPE4Malawi: Malawi Virtual Benefit Concert #PPE4Malawi #MalawiDiaspora

Malawi Diaspora NetworkThu, Jun 4, 2020 Thu, Jun 4, 2020

Urgent Notice To All Malawian Students in the United States of America

Attention all Malawians students in the United States of America. Kindly find the link below to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for your urgent attention in regards to the temporary exemptions for nonimmigrant students taking online courses during fall 2020 semester.

U.S. Immigration and Customs EnforcementMon, Jul 6, 2020 Tue, Jul 7, 2020

Urgent Notice To All Malawian Students Studying and Who Wish To Study In Canada

Attention all Malawians students studying and those who wish to study in Canada. Kindly find the link below to the Global Affairs Canada (GAC) for your urgent attention regarding the updated information relevant for international students during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The document highlights the new temporary measures around student permit processing by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), which can be found under the Immigration status and related travel section.

Global Affairs Canada Wed, Aug 12, 2020 Wed, Aug 12, 2020

Press Release - Hibiscus Ooolong Malawi Tea Dark 60% Chocolate

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River-Sea ChocolatesTue, Sep 15, 2020 Mon, Sep 21, 2020