HAPPY THANKSGIVING (to our American friends) and MERRY CHRISTMAS to all!
And yet at the same time we have much to be thankful for here in North America and in Malawi.
FOUR GRADUATING RECIPIENTS OF FVM UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
Grace Chikonga - Bachelors of Medicine & Surgery
Justin Chimpeni- Bachelors of Science in Environmental Science
Dalitso Kalua- Bachelor of Science in Laboratory Sciences
Shirra Kagwamminga- Bachelors of Agricultural Economics and Masters in Economics
SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH INITIATIVE
Recap : Maternal mortality rate in Malawi is 439/100,00 compared to 10/100,000 in Canada. One in four teenage girls is a mother and adolescent pregnancies comprise 29% of all births and lead to 15% of maternal deaths in Malawi.
FVM has established a multi-year program to bring awareness and relevant resources through local African leaders, partners and staff to address these challenges.
“The future potential of Malawi”
SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH INITIATIVE (SRHI) … $8,000
TOTAL … $20,000
With our thanks (ZIKOMO KWAMBIRI),