Shortlisted Changemakers – Sep 2022 Youth Wave Malawi

We are pleased to announce shortlisted candidates for the Changemakers Programme 2022-2023 Cohort Download PDF To proceed to the next step, all shortlisted candidates are encouraged to submit a completed form before the 15th September 2022 Go to Form

A World for All Ages (The international Youth Day 2022)

Every year on the 12th of August, the world commemorates International Youth Day. This day was set aside by the United Nations to raise awareness and reflect on issues affecting young people worldwide.

Productivity and Mental Health in the Workplace

Increased awareness about mental health in Malawi has escalated the level of concern shown by citizens and organizations.

Remembering the Suicide Awareness Month

Many young people (myself included) have resorted to other ways of handling mental health issues other than seeking professional help. But can we blame us?

Space4Youth: Investing in Youth Leadership

Change starts with you(th) and this why Youth Wave in collaboration with Trōcaire Malawi intends brought youth and development partners together under Space4Youth with an aim of building interest in partnerships between the donor community and youth led organisations by capitalizing on their skills, expertise and collective power of youth.

Announcing Changemakers Programme 2021!

We are thrilled to announce the new cohort of our signature leadership programme, Youth Wave Changemakers Programme (https://youthwavemalawi.org/changemakers-programme/) Having received hundreds of applicants, we have selected the crème de la crème of youth leaders with track record of leadership and proven community footprints in their respective districts. The Changemakers will

THE AFRICA GENDER EQUALITY CONFERENCE 2021

Partners, We are excited to share with you all the Declaration that came out of the first Africa Gender Equality Conference 2021, which was held in Malawi from 8 to 10 March. The call to action is in line with the conference themes of women’s leadership, investing in women for

10+ Her Period Her Pride: A Campaign by Peter Mndalasini

It has been a month since I started implementing a project called “10+ Her Period Her Pride” as a Women Deliver young leader for the class of 2020. About 40 girls in Lilongwe district have been trained on how to make reusable sanitary pads. Although the project is intended to

Facing the Future with Hope

For an organism that can only be seen under a microscope, the coronavirus has caused havoc and unease amongst Malawians. People have been bound to their homes and others to smaller spaces as we are encouraged to keep social distance to avoid rapid spread of the virus. Businesses have been

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS -CHANGEMAKERS PROGRAMME

Background This is a unique signature leadership programme, led by ​Youth Wave​, that aims at building the next generation of servant and selfless youth leaders who are passionate and committed to changing the lives of young people and impacting communities by solving the world’s toughest challenges using innovative solutions in