Global civil society activity in Malawi

Malawi, officially the Republic of Malawi, is a landlocked country in southeastern Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland. It is bordered by Zambia to the west, Tanzania to the north and northeast, and Mozambique surrounding on the east, south and southwest. Malawi spans over 118,484 km2 (45,747 sq mi) and has an estimated population of 18,143,217. Lake Malawi, also known as Lake Nyasa, takes up about a third of Malawi's area. Its capital is Lilongwe, which is also Malawi's largest city; the second largest is Blantyre, the third largest is Mzuzu and the fourth largest is its old capital Zomba. The name Malawi comes from the Maravi, an old name of the Nyanja people that inhabit the area. The country is nicknamed "The Warm Heart of Africa" because of the friendliness of the people.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Malawi is ranked #125 over a 20 year period,
with 69 meetings since 1998.

2018

Malawi is ranked #143 in 2018, with 2 meetings.

Organizations based in Malawi

Southern Africa Federation of the Disabled - Blantyre
Southern and Eastern Africa Copyright Network - Lilongwe
Federation of National Associations of Women in Business in Eastern and Southern Africa - Lilongwe
Guidance, Counselling and Youth Development Centre for Africa - Lilongwe
African Youth Safe Abortion Alliance - Mzuzu
Association of Southern African National Road Agencies - Lilongwe
Forest Invasive Species Network for Africa - Zomba
Southern Africa Bean Research Network - Lilongwe
African Institute of Corporate Citizenship - Lilongwe
Global Hope Mobilization - Lilongwe
Multi-Country Posts and Telecommunications Training Centre, Blantyre - Blantyre
Eastern and Southern Africa Rootcrops Research Network - Lilongwe
UbuntuNet Alliance for Research and Education Networking - Lilongwe

Future Events in Malawi

2020 Immunity and immunotherapeutics in Africa - tackling the burden of diseaseFederation of African Immunological Societies - Lilongwe

Past Events in Malawi

2019 Conference – Southern Africa Mathematical Sciences Association - Blantyre
2018 Africa RCE Meeting – Global RCE Network Education for Sustainable DevelopmentUnited Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of SustainabilityGlobal RCE Network Education for Sustainable DevelopmentUnited Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability
2018 Innovations for improving reproductive health – Lugina Africa Midwives Research Network - Lilongwe
2017 Annual General Meeting – Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture - Lilongwe
2017 Congress – African Confederation of Cooperative Savings and Credit Associations - Lilongwe
2017 Annual Conference – Anthropology Southern Africa - Zomba
2016 Solving global emerging and prevailing health risks and challenges using environmental health strategies – International Federation of Environmental Health - Lilongwe
2016 Session – United Nations Economic Commission for Africa - Lilongwe
2016 Meeting – Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation - Lilongwe
2015 Annual General Meeting – International Federation of Surgical Colleges - Blantyre
2014 Biennial Symposium – African Network for Evidence-to-Action in Disability - Mangochi
2014 Information and knowledge management as a driving force for socio-economic development in Africa – Standing Conference of Eastern, Central and Southern African Librarians - Lilongwe
2014 Symposium – Water Research Fund of Southern Africa - Lilongwe
2013 Conference – Southern African-Nordic Centre - Lilongwe
2013 Summit of Heads of State and Government – Southern African Development Community - Lilongwe

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