Mary’s Inspiring Journey with Tablet Lessons

Mary Kwiyoka, a 7-year-old girl who is in Standard 2, at Nachiwe Primary School, is rewriting the narrative of inclusivity in education. Born with a disability that affected her mobility and speech, Mary’s journey exemplifies the transformative power of the BEFIT program which introduced tablet lessons that have helped her overcome her mobility and speech…

Empowering Learners and Igniting Passion in Malawi’s Rural Schools

The BEFIT program in Malawi, spearheaded by the Ministry of Education in collaboration with various partners is emerging as a resounding success, transforming the educational landscape in Rumphi District. Among the triumphant stories deep in the Livingstonia mountains is Lwatizi Primary School, an active beneficiary in the programme since its inception in September 2023. Frank…

YONECO Receives a Donation of Computer Equipment to Enhance Computer Literacy among the Youth

Our district office in Rumphi has received a generous donation of a computer, printer and toner from Dr. Juliet Nyasulu. Dr. Nyasulu is a lecturer at Stellenbosch University in South Africa and her donation will significantly contribute towards increased computer literacy among young people in the area. Four young people will be selected by members…

YONECO ED’s Address- January 2024

Dear Esteemed Readers, Welcome to 2024! We have exited a year of difficulties which has included a devastating cyclone that killed over 1,000 people and left thousands of people destitute, major currency devaluations and high levels of inflation. It was also a year in which we experienced a distressing surge in violence perpetrated against women…

YONECO Establishes Tree Nursery to Combat Climate-Related Disasters

In a bid to contribute towards mitigating the impact of climate change, YONECO has established a tree nursery in Rumphi that will provide seedlings to local youth clubs and schools around Rumphi Boma. Currently, a total of 200 tree saplings have been cultivated intending to reduce climate-related disasters by planting trees around schools, and other…

2023 Human Rights Day

On 10 December 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Human Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). Happy Human Rights Day, everyone! #freedomequalityandjusticeforall