Tags: CFJ

Cashgate meet to seek solutions

Malawi is set to hold a multi-stakeholder conference to review what caused Cashgate and find ways to avoid a repeat of the plunder of public resources at Capital Hill. This will be the first time a conference has been held since revelations of Cashgate following the shooting of former Ministry of Finance budget director Paul…

Project to improve access to justice

Citizens For Justice (CFJ), a local non-governmental organisation, has launched the Legal Aid Act project which is aimed at improving access to justice in the country. CFJ executive director Reinford Mwangonde said in a statement issued on Sunday that the launch of the one-year project represents a significant progress the organisation has made in its…

Malawi dismisses CSOs on mining

Malawi’s Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining has dismissed accusations levelled against it by some civil society organisations (CSOs) that it does not consult them when formulating documents governing the mining sector. Some CSOs such as the Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP) and the Citizen For Justice (CFJ), recently outlined weaknesses surrounding…