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President Announces Plan to Protect Albinos (April 02, 2015) by Constance Johnson

On March 19, 2015, Malawi's President Peter Mutharika announced a plan to protect the albinos in ...

Topic: Homicide; Human rights and civil liberties; Minority rights
Jurisdiction: Malawi

Parliament Passes Comprehensive Marriage, Divorce and Family Relations Legislation (February 24, 2015) by Hanibal Goitom

On February 12, 2015, Malawi's 193-member unicameral National Assembly passed the Marriage, Divorce and Family Relations ...

Topic: Divorce; Families ; Marriage and family status
Jurisdiction: Malawi

New Pension Scheme Introduced (March 09, 2011) by Hanibal Goitom

On March 1, 2011, the 193-member unicameral Malawi Parliament adopted Pension Bill No. 14 of 2010, ...

Topic: Employee benefits
Jurisdiction: Malawi

Law Enacted Giving Government Unfettered Power to Ban Local Publications (February 03, 2011) by Hanibal Goitom

It was reported on January 27, 2011, that President Bingu Wa Mutharika of Malawi signed into ...

Topic: Freedom of the press
Jurisdiction: Malawi

Gay Couple Pardoned (June 02, 2010) by Constance Johnson

On May 29, 2010, Malawi's President, Bingu wa Mutharika, announced a pardon for Steven Monjeza and ...

Topic: Human rights and civil liberties
Jurisdiction: Malawi

New Law Allows Unlimited Police Search (December 09, 2009) by Hanibal Goitom

On December 2, 2008, the Malawi National Assembly passed a police bill that empowers the police ...

Topic: Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: Malawi

New Law Increases Minimum Marriage Age to 16 (August 31, 2009) by Hanibal Goitom

It was reported on August 11, 2009, that the Malawi Parliament had passed into law a ...

Topic: Families
Jurisdiction: Malawi

Legal Action Against Government on Abortion (May 04, 2009) by Hanibal Goitom

It was reported on April 29, 2009, that Women in Law in Southern Africa-Malawi (WILSA-Malawi), a ...

Topic: Abortion
Jurisdiction: Malawi

Radio Station Shut Down (November 26, 2008) by Constance Johnson

According to a press release from the Media Institute of Southern Africa, headquartered in Windhoek, Namibia, ...

Topic: Freedom of the press
Jurisdiction: Malawi

Legislation to Ban Traditional AIDS "Healers" (May 02, 2008) by Hanibal Goitom

Malawi's lawmakers are examining draft legislation designed to put an end to practices of traditional healers ...

Topic: Workers safety and health
Jurisdiction: Malawi

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Last updated: April 02, 2015