Partner: Save the Children

CISANET contact person: Lovemore Mtsitsi

Description:

Running for 4.5 years, between July, 2018 and August, 2022, the Afikepo project is being implemented in collaboration with Save the Children and the International Development Studies of the University of Sussex, United Kingdom. The project is being funded by the European Union and aims at contributing to enhanced nutrition security of all Malawians for achieving optimal nutrition for women of child bearing age, adolescent girls, infants and young children. Though targeting a total of 10 districts across Malawi, CISANET is implementing the project in 5 districts of: Chiradzulu, Mulanje, Nkhotakota, Salima and Thyolo. The key partners that are supporting implementation of the Afikepo project include the: Department of Nutrition, HIV and AIDS (DNHA), Civil Society Nutrition Alliance (CSONA), District Nutrition Coordination Committees (DNCCs) in all the target districts and the Parliamentary Committee on Nutrition, HIV and AIDS.