https://www.hrw.org/news/2017/01/25/malawi-information-bill-aids-mining-communities For Immediate Release Malawi: Information Bill Aids Mining Communities President Should Sign and Put Protections into Effect (Lilongwe, January 25, 2017) – Malawi’s recently passed information bill could help communities affected by the extractive industries get information about related
Catch up on our ICT for Citizen Engagement project with David Samuel Citizens for Justice as it continues to make strides in advocating for good governance, social accountability, and realizing the right to development, is implementing the ICT for Citizen
Mzinda Wanga Platform is a citizen engagement initiative where citizens can engage with elected Councilors and the local City Council as well as the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) and the Water Board on service delivery. It is
Citizens for Justice (CFJ) as it continues to conduct evidence-based advocacy and lobbying in advancing good governance and socio-economic justice realizing the right for vulnerable and marginalized Malawians has partnered with mHub, Malawi’s first technology hub and the Story Workshop
Citizens For Justice Executive Director; Reinford Mwangonde recently gave an interview to the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Blog. OGP was launched in 2011 to provide an international platform for domestic reformers committed to making their governments more open, accountable, and responsive to citizens. Since then, OGP has grown from 8 countries to 69 participating countries. In all of these countries, government and civil society are working together to develop and implement ambitious open government reforms. In Malawi, the Office of The President and Cabinet (OPC) champions OGP with Citizens for Justice leading with Civil Society coordination.
This interview was originally published by the Open Government Partnership on 25th February, 2016 ( http://www.opengovpartnership.org/blog/open-government-partnership/2016/02/25/faces-open-government-reinford-mwangonde )