women market governance

Women and Market Governance in Mzuzu City, Malawi Blog by Faith Manda, faithmanda@yahoo.com In this blog I am going to share how gender is a factor in market governance practices in Mzuzu City in Malawi. The practices were learned through implementing a two-year research project on fresh food losses underway in Mzuzu City by the...

Graduate Internship Positions 2023

Graduate Internship Positions 2023 Two positions available: (a) Mining and Mineral Rights Advocacy Intern (b) Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Awareness Intern. Both will be based at Tukombo in Nkhata Bay but will have regular visits to Chintheche Town. These positions are available from 3rd January 2023 and will be one year renewable contracts. For...

Managing Food Value Chains for Improved Nutrition for Urban Vulnerable

Managing Food Value Chains for Improved Nutrition for Urban VulnerablePopulations in Lusaka (Zambia) and Mzuzu (Malawi) Project (Africitiesfood) INCEPTION WORRKSHOP12 – 13 October 2021CHATONDA LODGE, MZUZU, MALAWIOverviewBoth Zambia and Malawi face severe food and nutrition security challenges with theGlobal Network Against Food Crises (2020:34) ranking the two among the fastesturbanizing in Southern Africa. Additionally, the...

URAC-Mzuni Collaborate on Urban Food Chains Research Project

URAC has collaborated with Mzuni (www.mzuni.ac.mw) in a research project funded by the Australian Government through the Australian Centre for International Agriculture Research (ACIAR) under its small research assignments (SRA) window.  The  project, ‘managing food chains for improved nutrition for urban vulnerable populations’ aims to identify and characterise the nature and scale of food and...