Activities

The Youth Empowerment for Participation in Local Governance in Malawi Project

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Malawi Human Rights Youth Network (MHRYN) has launched a new project entitled “Youth Empowerment for Participation in Local Governance in Malawi” funded by The United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF). The overall development goal of the project is inclusive and increased participation of youth in local governance structures in Malawi. The project is based on the […]

Activities

The UNICEF Project

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The UNICEF Project In Malwi, persons under 18 years old who are classified as children constitute 54% of the population (PCH 2008). Youth constitute over 65% of Malawi’s population (Housing Census 2008). In recognizing that youth and children are the future of every nation this highly significant proportion of the [population cannot be ignored less […]

Project summaries

The STAR Capacity Building Project

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The Malawi Human Rights Youth Network (MHRYN) entered into partnership with Aid Star II in 2012 to implement a Capacity Building project with support from USAID. Before the partnership [MHRYN conducted an organization needs assessment to identify gaps and challenges that were affecting MHRYN. The assessment revealed several challenges as needing capacity building. Aid Star […]

Road shows

THE BLANTYRE ROAD SHOW IN FULL BLAST

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The Malawi Human Rights Youth Network affiliate Youth organizations in Blantyre organized road shows in an effort to raise awareness on youth participation in local governance In The project was necessitated by the fact that youth are marginalized and underrepresented in the local governance structures and processes which lenders them a sidelined group despite being […]

Activities

The MHRYN-PLAN Child Protection Project

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During the year 2013, MHRYN implemented a project titled “Strengthening Child Protection Structures in Lilongwe” with funding from Plan Malawi. The project was being implemented in five Traditional Authorities (T/As). Namely: Kabudula, Malili, Chitukula, Njewa and Chimutu. Under the project, MHRYN mobilized the communities in the five T/As to establish and revitalize child protection structures […]