UNCERTAINTY HOUNDS THE COTTON INDUSTRY

Alice MwaseAlice Mwase has a particular passion-cotton farming-which is the only means of securing food for her family.
In her area, Kalambo in Balaka, growing cotton, unlike maize, is the lifeline for many families because cotton is viewed as the most viable cash crop as the climate is appropriate for its production.

CATHOLIC BISHOP’S STATEMENT ON MALAWI FOOD INSECURITY CRISIS

Bishop MsusaWe, the Bishops of the Catholic Church in Malawi, having reflected on the food insecurity situation in our country, have resolved to make few comments, observations and recommendations on this matter of magnitude importance to God’s creatures wellbeing.

It is disheartening and painful to think of our 6.5 million brothers and sisters in Christ, who the Malawi Vulnerability Assessment Committee Report (MVAC, 2016) has indicated as needing humanitarian assistance for them to continue living a dignified life.