Corona virus

THYOLO DISTRICT SOCIAL WELFARE OFFICE TO COMBAT GBV DURING COVID-19 ERA

THYOLO DISTRICT SOCIAL WELFARE OFFICE TO COMBAT GBV DURING COVID-19 ERA
“We are planning to conduct sensitization  and awareness meetings on Gender-based Violence (GBV) during this Corona virus era as more children and women will be victims of GBV and child abuse,” said Thyolo District Social Welfare Officer, Robert Sawiche. Sawiche said this when Creative Centre for Community Mobilization (CRECCOM) was conducting one of its sensitization meetings on Corona virus at Traditional Authority Boyd in Thyolo District. Sawiche said that most women and children face child abuse issues when they are on holidays. “When school closes, many children face different forms of GB...
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JUDITH MULOPWANA BENEFITS FROM WHO POSTERS ON COVID-19 BY CRECCOM

JUDITH MULOPWANA BENEFITS FROM WHO POSTERS ON COVID-19 BY CRECCOM
  Judith Mulopwana, 56, is one of the business people who owns a maize mill at Goliati Trading Center, Traditional Authority January in Thyolo district.  When she heard that Coronavirus hit Malawi, Judith looked for preventive measures so as to prevent the spread of the disease in the district among her customers. Judith started placing a bucket of water with a soap outside her maize mill so that her customers should be using when they come with their maize to be milled. Despite this being the case, Judith used to find challenges in convincing her customers on washing hands with so...
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THYOLO DISTRICT BENEFITS FROM CRECCOM’S SENSITIZATION MEETINGS ON COVID-19

THYOLO DISTRICT BENEFITS FROM CRECCOM’S SENSITIZATION MEETINGS ON COVID-19
Through its Improving Education Qualities in Malawi (IEQ-CDSS) project, Creative Center for Community Mobilization (CRECCOM) conducted sensitization meetings in Thyolo district. In an interview, CRECCOM's Programs and Communication Manager, Linice Sanga, commented why the organization conducted COVID-19 sensitization meetings in Thyolo district. “Thyolo is one of the 4 districts where CRECCOM is implementing its IEQ-CDSS project, and we conducted such meetings to ensure that community leaders learn about COVID-19 and share to their people since they held power in their society,” said Sanga. ...
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THYOLO DISTRICT SOCIAL WELFARE OFFICE TO COMBAT GBV DURING COVID-19 ERA

THYOLO DISTRICT SOCIAL WELFARE OFFICE TO COMBAT GBV DURING COVID-19 ERA
29th June 2020 "We are planning to conduct sensitization meetings and awareness meetings on Gender-Based Violence (GBV) during this Coronavirus era as more children and women might be victims of GBV and child abuse," said Thyolo District Social Welfare Officer, Robert Sawiche. Sawiche said this when Creative Center for Community Mobilzation (CRECCOM) was conducting one of its sensitization meetings on Coronavirus at Traditional Authority Boyd in Thyolo district. Sawiche said that most women and children face child abuse issues when they are on holidays. "When school closes, man...
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