I was recently assigned to document a communication project in Malawi run by the Swedish development cooperation organisation We Effect. The project entails a Swedish woman living and working side by side with a female farmer in Malawi for three weeks. We Effect posted a job advert in Swedish media were they looked for applicants for one of the worlds toughest jobs; being a female farmer in a poor country. About 600 people applied for the position. Karin Kling, a pediatric nurse […]
We spent a couple of days in the Salima district in Malawi last week, both in the rural areas and by the lake. We stayed at the Safari Beach Lodge, a great place just by the lake neighbouring a small fishing village.