The National Planning Commission, led by the State Vice President, launched the MGDS III mid-term review report on 6th August 2020. Are we winning as a country? Get a copy of the report on this link:Read more
German Ambassador to Malawi His Excellency Jurgen Borsch on Friday, July, 24, 2020 visited the National Planning Commission (NPC) where he held talks with NPC Director General Dr. Thomas Munthali on Malawi’s medium to long term development planning and how the German government can support the NPC to achieve its strategic objectives.
The National Planning Commission (NPC) on Monday, July 20, 2020 hosted heads of development partners agencies in a virtual meeting during which the heads of cooperation were briefed on preliminary outcomes from envisioning consultations on the country’s next long-term development vision.
Fifteen heads of cooperation participated in the highly interactive meeting.
Making a presentation on the envisioning outcomes to-date, NPC Director General, Dr. Thomas Munthali, said while engaging Malawians, NPC is carrying the message of positive thinking and a culture of getting things done for transformation to be realized in the country.Read more
LILONGWE, Malawi, Thursday, July 16, 2020 – Malawi on Thursday, July 16, 2020 presented its progress report on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the United Nations (UN) High Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development which was held under the theme ‘Accelerated action and transformative pathways: realizing the decade of action and delivery for sustainable development’. The virtual presentation was made in form of a Voluntary National Review (VNR) mechanism, a process through which countries assess and present their progress in achieving the SDGs to fellow UN member states.Read more
A rapid cost-benfit analysis on medium and long-term impacts of a moderate lockdown (social restrictions) in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in Malawi.Read more
The COVID-19 pandemic is the defining global health crisis of our time. The National Planning Commission, therefore, picking on its manadate of coordinating efforts around the country's development plans, is planning to work with development stakeholders in coordinating the impact assessments by tracking and sharing the key research lessons and measures with authorities for decision making.Read more