Welcome to Action Hope Malawi

PROJECT BACKGROUND

Action Hope Malawi is a registered non-profit making local organization with Malawi Government through the office of Registrar General certificatenumber MBRS1003750. The organization was established in 2005 as a CBO in response to community problems which includes high levels of child malnutrition and mortality, increased HIV/AIDS related deaths in the communities, lack of access to clean water and hygiene practices, lack of SRH capacity among the youths, lack of access to early childhood development services and poor delivery of primary education services and standards among others. The organization is also registered with Council for Non-Governmental Organization in Malawi (CONGOMA)with registration number C943/2015 and we are also registerd with NGO Board registration number NGO/L/16/092 .The organization is situated at Thondwe Trading Center in the area of T/A Chikowi in Zomba rural district of Malawi. And currently we are specifically working in the communities under sub T/A Ntholowa. Action Hope Malawi accomplishes its goals and objectives by working tirelessly with the community members such as Centre management committees, caregivers, mentors and local leaders at CBCCs level, women groups, orphans and other vulnerable children, the youth and other government and non –government institutions. Our targets are primarily the children, women and youth regardless of HIV AIDS status, race, gender, ethnic grouping and political affiliations.

 

GOVERNANCE

A vibrant Board of Trustees provides oversight to the activities and policies of Action Hope Malawi. The Board of Trustees approves the work plans and budgets of the organization. The Board formulates policy and provides guidance of the organization and works as advisory body to the organization. Action Hope Malawi secretariat which is headed by the Executive Director, manages day to day operations of the organization and program implementation.

 

OUR VISION

A nation that defends and protects vulnerable groups for their full potential.

OUR MISSION

An organization that advocates for improved service delivery, quality and equitable provision and access to social and economic services through rights based approach in Malawi.

ORGANIZATIONAL OBJECTIVES

As provided for in its constitution, Action Hope performs its activities in pursuit of the following objectives;

  • Advocate for quality, equitable and improved service delivery in health,livelihood and education sectors of child and youth in a friendly manner.
  • Promote youth inclusion in decision making positions in order to shape the experience and leadership skills among young people.
  • Advocate for good governance, rule of law, gender equality and respect for human rights at grassroots and national level.
  • Advocate for enabling policy environment aimed at creating access to social, economic opportunities and entrepreneurial skills among women, children and young people in Malawi.
  • To safeguard, promote and protect human rights with much emphasis on people affected and infected with HIV/AIDS, people with disabilities, children, women and the youth.

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