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  • Open Data Capacity Development Strategy for CSOs and MDAs

    This strategy is intended for developing Open Data Capacity (ODC) of selected Malawi Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) on the data supply side and selected Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) on the demand side in the open data generation, packaging, access and use.

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  • Data Informing Government’s Decisions on Covid-19 Response in Malawi

    This report, produced for the PROTECT program in Malawi, provides a picture of available data informing government’s decisions on the Covid-19 preparedness and response. 

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  • Indepth Analysis of Covid 19 Data in Malawi

    Hivos commissioned a study which sought to conduct an in-depth analysis of Covid-19 data in Malawi, which should provide disaggregated data as evidence base for response planning to Covid-19 by policy makers and other development partners.

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  • An Assessment of Citizen’s Access to Covid-19 Data in Malawi

    Hivos, under the PROTECT Program, commissioned a study with the broad objective of unearthing the barriers and enablers to accessing the Covid-19 Government Open Access data. 

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  • Promoting Inclusive SRHR

    It is this case study’s contention that SRHR of refugees are not prioritized for adequate integration in humanitarian planning and work. Because of this general failure to appropriately recog- nize refugees’ SRHR (SRHR), the existing challenges in broader society’s SRHR are exacerbated among vulnerable groups.

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  • Excelling in Tandem: Past, Present, Future

    New Ways of Working for Creatives in the COVID-19 Context.
    A Research for Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

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  • Strategic Compass 2021 – 2024

    We find ourselves at a moment in time when the true extent of the challenges facing the world has been thrown into stark relief. To ensure Hivos remains well-equipped to address these challenges – together with our partners and allies – we have adopted a new strategic direction.

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  • Informal Food Markets in Urban Food Systems

    Informal markets play a critical role in providing affordable, accessible and diverse food for the urban poor, while at the same time supporting the livelihoods of millions of small-scale farmers, traders and vendors.

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  • Taking Stock: Zambia Food Change Lab

    The Zambia Food Change Lab aims to create a collective understanding of Zambia’s current food system and challenges for the future.

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  • Evidence-based Advocacy for Social Accountability in Adolescent SRHR

    Hivos, through the Regional Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) Fund, commissioned a case study on evidence-based advocacy for social accountability in adolescent SRHR – a case study of SAfAIDS in Zambia.

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