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Temwa works in remote, rural areas in northern Malawi where 40% of people live on less than £1 a day, 16% are HIV positive and a third do not have enough food on a daily basis. Our mission is to develop self-sufficient communities by supporting projects in education, health, agriculture and forestry and microfinance.
These projects:

Train villagers in the importance of good nutrition and sustainable farming techniques.
Plant trees to combat the effects of deforestation.
Run mobile HIV testing clinics and establish HIV support groups.
Promote literacy skills to young children and fund students through secondary school.
Give microfinance loans to budding entrepreneurs.
Our work supports some of the most vulnerable households in the region such as those which are headed by a female or child, are hosting one or more orphans or where someone is HIV positive.

Latest Jobs

Business Development and Project Management Executive

A competitive salary, dependent on experience

Upcoming events

Swahili Language Class- Taster Session

Swahili Language Class- Taster Session

In celebration of World Swahili Day, SWIDN are pleased to announce the launch of a new, online and accessible opportunity for our members in partnership with Lugha Swahili School. Unaweza kujifunza Kiswahili na SWIDN sasa!! You can now learn Swahili with SWIDN! As part of our focus on resourcing our members towards locally led development…

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July 18th, 2024 at 13:00

Global Goals
  • No Poverty
  • Good Health & Well-being
  • Quality Education
  • Sustainable Cities & Communities
  • Climate Action