Malawi

July 10, 2019 - Deliby Chimbalu

Gaining ground for Malawi’s markets

Agriculture

New buyers means employment opportunities and much much more

June 06, 2019 - Cornelius Gregg, Bolormaa Tumurchudur Klok, Milagros Lazo Castro

In Malawi, bolstering youth and women’s employment through sectoral skills strategies

Global Review 2019

Skills strategies can provide a bridging mechanism to enable disadvantaged groups such as youth and women to gain from international trade.

January 28, 2019 - Deanna Ramsay

Aligning agriculture and trade

Agriculture

In countries where farming sustains families and economies, sustainable trade in agricultural products means everything

December 13, 2018 - Michelle Kovacevic

Speaking from the heart: Empowering women to share business ideas

Women and trade

EIF has been working with hundreds of entrepreneurs for the past few years, to help them build and implement strategies for brand promotion, participate in regional and international trade fairs, improve in processing capabilities and value addition as well as provide support to cooperatives

October 29, 2018 - Deliby Chimbalu

Homemade chili sauce means business for Malawi entrepreneur

MSMEs

After help finding new markets, one man’s chili sauce empire is taking off

October 15, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Christina Chatima: On using trade as an engine for growth

Agriculture

Increasing agricultural proceeds, processing and marketing are critical in Malawi’s development plans

September 21, 2018 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

EIF @ WTO Public Forum 2018

Aid for Trade

The EIF will be participating in a variety of activities at the WTO Public Forum, 2-4 October

September 12, 2018 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

Exploring the agriculture and trade nexus in Africa

Agriculture

A multimedia collection from the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

September 12, 2018 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

Agriculture and Trade Magazine

Agriculture

In some of the most impoverished countries in the world, agriculture is the backbone of the economy

August 27, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

In Malawi, enriching what happens between farm and table

Agriculture

Malawians are forging new markets for their agricultural exports, within and without Africa

August 26, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Malawi reaping what it's sowing

Agriculture

Targeting soy and groundnuts for export, the country and its farmers are seeing rewards

August 24, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Clement Kumbemba: On obtaining markets for Malawi’s harvests

Agriculture

The country is striving to enhance agro-processing, secure new markets and increase exports

August 18, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Improving agriculture, enriching trade, transforming lives

Agriculture

When agriculture and trade align, change happens for incomes and economies

August 10, 2018 - Aja Fatoumata C.M. Jallow-Tambajang, Yonov Frederick Agah

Don't shut trade down, make it truly inclusive

Aid for Trade

Why we must stand behind the rules-based global trading system now, more than ever

August 10, 2018 - Lisa Cornish

Using trade as a tool for development

Aid for Trade

Improving economic opportunities and prospects for the world’s least developed countries remains a key global challenge

August 09, 2018 -

Trading for Malawi's farmers, and the future

Agriculture

Malawi's farmers have been cultivating new crops with the National Smallholder Farmers' Association of Malawi, supported by the Government of Malawi and EIF

August 08, 2018 -

#trade4dev and EIF

Agriculture

Film by EIF/Natasha Sweeney, 2018.

July 23, 2018 -

Strengthening inclusive agribusiness for export growth

Agriculture

Inclusive and sustainable agribusiness value chains can provide one of the highest returns on investment in terms of growth, poverty reduction, pro-poor employment, and women's economic empowerment in LDCs.

July 17, 2018 -

Dragons' Den: Bright ideas for inclusive trade development in LDCs

Women and trade

Representatives from LDCs had the unique opportunity to pitch new investment opportunities that support inclusive trade to the experts, and received immediate feedback

July 13, 2018 -

Talking trade strategies for small businesses, women, and youth

Women and trade

This session gathered ministers from LDCs and global leaders to discuss implementation of trade strategies and national-level plans in light of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

May 22, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay, Natasha Sweeney

Betty Chinyamunyamu: Finding potential in Malawi’s farmers – and forging new markets

Agriculture

In a country with a majority of the population cultivating small plots of land, empowering smallholder farmers is the key to economic success

April 11, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Bridging the gap for farmers in Malawi

Agriculture

Additional land to sow, targeted trainings, and market security mean higher incomes for smallholders