The Ministry of Economic Planning and Development (MEPD) chairs Malawi’s national Technical Working Group on Population and Development Advocacy (TWG).  Organizational members of the TWG active in 2013 include:

Ministry of Gender, Children Disability and Social Welfare

The Technical Working Group on Population and Development Advocacy meets quarterly to advance action plans and determine next steps.

Ministry of Health

Ministry of Information Communication and Technology

Ministry of Labour, Youth, Sports and Man Power Development

African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP)

Banja La Mtsogolo (BLM)

Episcopal Conference of Malawi

Family Planning Association of Malawi (FPAM)

Health Policy Plus (HP+)


Leadership for Environment and Development – Southern and Eastern Africa (LEAD SEA)

Malawi Council of Churches (MCC)

Population and Development 7th TWG meeting

Malawi Interfaith AIDS Association (MIAA)

Muslim Association of Malawi (MAM)

National Youth Council of Malawi (NYCOM)

National Statistics Office (NSO)

Passion for Women and Children (PAWOC)

Population Services International (PSI)

Quadria Muslim Association of Malawi (QMAM)

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

University of Malawi–Chancellor College, Department of Population Studies (CHANCO-DPS)

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

World Health Organisation (WHO)

YouthNet and Counselling (YONECO)