YONECO Takes ‘Sports for Youth Development Initiative’ to Ntcheu

YONECO Takes ‘Sports for Youth Development Initiative’ to Ntcheu
YONECO, through its ‘Sports for Youth Development Initiative’ has launched MK2 Million Football and Netball Trophies targeting both in and out-of-school young people in the area of Traditional Authority Kwataine in Ntcheu district. The trophies were launched at Chiole Mission Ground in the presence of thousands of people who converged to witness the occasion. In her remarks, YONECO’s District Manager for Ntcheu, Sewenthe Mahwayo, stated that the trop...

Over 500 Children Witness the Landmark Launch of ICT-Based Reporting Platforms

Over 500 Children Witness the Landmark Launch of ICT-Based Reporting Platforms
The Minister of Gender, Children Disability and Social Welfare, Dr Jean Kalirani presided over the landmark launch of the Online Child Abuse Reporting Portal and Tithandizane Helpline Mobile Application at Masintha Ground in Lilongwe. The two innovative child protection tools were launched on 17th May, 2018 which is also the Commemoration of the International Child Helpline Day. The Online Child Abuse Reporting Portal will be locally managed and hosted b

All Set for YONECO Under 14 Trophy Finals

All Set for YONECO Under 14 Trophy Finals
The K3 million football and netball trophy which is sponsored by Youth Net and Counselling (YONECO) has reached the climax as the finalists are set to lock horns in a much anticipated event to be held on December 17 at Zomba Police College ground. The final encounter of the tournament will showcase a battle between Police primary school and Litiko Football Club in the football category while Potola will face Police primary school in the netball category...

Mulanje District Council Impressed with YONECO’s Interventions against GBV

Mulanje District Council Impressed with YONECO’s Interventions against GBV
The Chairperson for Mulanje District Council, Councilor Charles Kapata, applauded YONECO for the activities which the organization conducted to prevent occurrence of Gender Based Violence (GBV) through awareness raising activities. Councilor Kapata said this during a massive event which YONECO organized to double as a commemoration for the Human Rights Day as well as a wrap up of activities that were conducted during the 16 Days of Activism against GBV...

Malawi Reaffirms its Commitment towards Ending Violence against Children

Malawi Reaffirms its Commitment towards Ending Violence against Children
The Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare; Honourable Clement Mkumbwa stated that Malawi will continue intensifying efforts towards ensuring that the rights and welfare of children are promoted  in the country. Honourable Mkumbwa made these remarks in his key note address that marked the official opening of the Conference on Parenting at Sun and Sand Holiday Resort in Mangochi. “the laws and policies that Mala