Bawo is a favourite traditional pastime among men in Malawi and some parts of the African continent. Bawo is in the group of ancient ‘count and capture’ board games. The game is popular in both rural and urban areas where men form a circle around the board which only allows two challengers at a time. Passing by a Bawo
Youth Net and Counselling (YONECO) joined Zomba District Council, various institutions and individuals in the commemoration of the Day of the African Child at a function that was held at Sunuzi Primary School ground in the district.
A Community Rights Committee (CRC) which YONECO established at Chapola in the area of Traditional Authority (T/A) Chimwala in Mangochi district has facilitated the annulment of a child marriage which involved minors below the age of 15.
The Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare; Hon. Dr. Jean Kalirani has launched Tune Me Mobile Platform for promoting young people’s sexual reproductive health and rights through increased access to information and counseling services.
‘Team Viphona’, a group of local and international YONECO and ICS-Progressio volunteers, conducted a massive HIV/AIDS community awareness campaign at Lwazi Community Ground in Nkhata Bay district on 29th May 2016.
The vent also saw a number of people accessing various services like HIV Counselling and Testing (HTC), contraceptives,