Greetings from the country director

 DAPP Malawi believes that poverty can be overcome through coordinated, communitywide approaches, which combine education, adult literacy, improved livelihoods, increased production, health, women empowerment and environment protection. In its first 20th year of implementing development programs in the four thematic areas of agriculture, education, community development and health, DAPP Read more...

NEWS FROM THE PROJECTS

dapp-malawi-responds-to-media-storiesDAPP Malawi is an independent organisation, directed by its Board of Trustees and guided by its constitution. DAPP Malawi undertakes vital humanitarian work in partnership with local communities in one of...
vocational-skills-training-for-a-better-tomorrowVocational skills training for a better tomorrow   DAPP Malawi’s Mikolongwe Vocational School provides vocational and life skills training to local Malawian school leavers, orphans and...
building-resilience-in-rural-farmingBuilding resilience in rural farming     Building the practical, theoretical and organizational capacities of the farmers - as a group organized in the clubs and as individuals - is at the...
empower-rural-women-end-hunger-povertyEmpower Rural Women – End Hunger & Poverty     The contributions of rural women are central in food production and food security. Therefore it is also necessary to spearhead efforts to...
literacy-improves-farming-skillsFor many young people and adults, non-formal education is the main route to new learning. DAPP Malawi and its partners have been conducting adult literacy classes in the communities in order to empower...
school-feeding-keeps-children-in-schoolSchool Feeding keeps children in school   Nutrition activities in schools of Malawi make a big difference both on reducing malnutrition, promoting children’s development and getting children to...
fighting-gender-based-violence-through-savings-clubsFighting Gender Based Violence through Savings Clubs   An innovative concept of village based savings clubs has seen DAPP Malawi empower rural women in the Southern Region of Malawi in fighting...
recycling-creates-developmentRecycling creates development   The objective of DAPP Malawi’s 2ndHand Clothes and Shoes sales is to contribute to economic development, make clothes and shoes available and raise the standard of...

GLIMPES FROM THE PROJECTS

Let children stay in school

“Let children stay in school ”is a three year project,The funding partner is Roger Federer Foundation to the tune of 780,000 euro.The  project is aimed at reducing dropout rate for children attending primary school education particularly in the early stages, standard 1 to 2.The goal of the project, which started Read more...

Fuel saving stoves reduce work load on women

Population growth and lack of alternative energy sources have put pressure on the environment. As more people are depending on fuel wood for energy. Read more...

Village Savings and Loans empowering farmers in Chikwawa

In order to improve the saving culture as well improve access to finance for the women farmers DAPP Malawi through the farmers clubs introduced Village savings and loans. Read more...

Improved livestock management in Chikhwawa

Women farmers in Chikhwawa are reaping rewards from improved livestock management as more women are now engaged in piggery and goat farming. Read more...

Chikhwawa women empowered through Farmers clubs

Ester Mukhova, from Matumula Village, Traditional Authority Katunga in Chikhwawa district is one woman farmer who has greatly benefited from a livestock pass-on programme that Development Aid from People to People (DAPP) is implementing in the district . She is a proud owner of  cows. Read more...

Mzatonse Farmers Cooperative grows big

Mzatonse farmers cooperative in Chikhwawa is poised to be among the biggest milk suppliers in Chikhwawa and beyond. Read more...

DFID/DAPP Nutrition Programme

 DAPP Malawi with support from DFID through CHAI started implementation of the Support to Scaling up Nutrition Program in Dowa District in the selected Traditional Authorities (TAs) of Nkukula, Mponera and Msakambewa. Read more...

Teacher Training Colleges

The idea of the DAPP Teacher Training Program is to train primary school teachers dedicated to teach in the rural areas while making them agents of change in the communities where they are going to teach. The DAPP Teacher Training program is a 30 month training designed for young teachers to become highly qualified and Read more...

Child Aid

The Child Aid program builds the capacity of 3,000 families and their communities to work towards the common goal of improving their children’s lives. The project is all-inclusive, and recognizes that in order to nurture children successfully, the entire community must be strengthened. Families are brought together to Read more...

Total Control of the Epidemic (HIV/AIDS)

TCE program takes its departure based on the philosophy that "only people can liberate themselves" against the HIV/AIDS epidemic by taking control of their own lives, which calls for every individual to take a stand in controlling the spread of the virus by living according to ones HIV status. TCE sees every individual as Read more...

Farmers Club

Agriculture represent the most important sector of the economy of Malawi, as it employs about 80 percent of the workforce, contributes over 80 percent of foreign exchange earnings, accounts for 39 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) and contributes significantly to national and household food security. Read more...

Vocational Schools

DAPP sees it as a contribution to the general development efforts to keep on training youth in vocational skills in corporation with the Government of Malawi and TEVETA. The DAPP Vocational School in Mikolongwe in the district of Chiradzulu has an immediate effect on the person who gets trained as he or she acquires Read more...

Fundraising - Second Hand Clothes and Shoes

The second hand clothes and shoes component is a charitable project generating funds for DAPP Malawi’s programs. Read more...

Grab a Bargin at DAPP Lilongwe Shop

daily-happy-hour-at-the-dapp-mega-shopsCome for the daily Happy Hour at the DAPP Mega shops in Blantyre and Lilongwe – with daily discount of selected items                                        

Buy Second Hand Clothes

DAPP Malawi * P.O. Box 2732 Blantyre, Malawi * Baines Road, Ginnery Corner, Blantyre * email info@dapp-malawi.org