Despite Balaka district registering a seven percent decrease in gender-based violence over the past eight months, Women Legal Resource Center (WOLREC) and OXFAM say there is still a need to involve the police in addressing the same.
The Women's Legal Resources Centre (WOLREC) is taking violence against women fight to churches.
The Mock Full Council Meeting organized by the Women Legal Resource Centre (WOLREC) has raised issues of unhygienic market places, recruitment of the aged as council support staff, bloated wage bill, deforestation and lack of job opportunities as some of the factors affecting development of Neno.
Women's Legal Resource Centre (WOLREC) has equipped community journalists in Neno district with basic journalistic skills in a bid to promote good governance and accountability stories for the promotion of transparency at district council level.
In a bid to curb Gender Based Violence in the country, Women's Legal Resource Centre (WOLREC) has launched an "Improved action in ending gender based violence against women and girls" project, that is seeking to unearth reasons perpetuating the vice and deal with them right in the villages before complaints are brought to other authorities.
Gender rights activists have faulted the Public Affairs Committee (PAC) electoral system for leaving out women in its executive committee.