Department of Community Development

The Department of Community Development is mandated to provide community development services to the Malawi nation. The Department oversees all initiatives concerning Community Mobilization, Women Economic Empowerment, Home Management, Food Utilization and Dietary Diversification, Community Capacity Building and Functional Adult Literacy.

Strategic Outcome

Increased number of communities with improved living conditions

Outcome Targets

  • Communities mobilized and participate in community based programmes by June, 2016
  • Communities equipped with management skills for implementing community based programmes by 2016
  • Literacy levels for adults and youth improved by 50% by 2016