WELCOME TO TIMVENI

CHILD & YOUTH MEDIA ORGANIZATION

Timveni Child and Youth Media Organisation (commonly known as just Timveni) was established to amplify the voices of children and young people in Malawi. Launched in 2011, Timveni uses radio and Television as a platform where children and youths express their views, sharpen their talents and expose their skills at a time when the mainstream media is dominated by adult-focused content that bypassed the views of children and young people.

Over a period of time, Timveni has developed and evolved into a fully-fledged media house equipped with the staff and technology to develop, produce and broadcast powerful media content for purposes of advocacy, empowerment, awareness and entertainment.

Timveni aims at providing a platform through TV and Radio, for children and young people to actively engage duty bearers on issues that affect them.

Our Mission

Timveni's mission is to  engage children & youths in Malawi through social programs,ensure they are protected and  that their voice is heard by  decision makers in order for them to become active participants in society and development work of the country,while empowering them to maximize their potential through media.

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Our Vision

Empowered children and young people of Malawi, fully enjoying their rights and competently participating in the national agenda.

Our Commitment

Timveni remains committed in being a leader in high quality production of social programs while maintaining the promotion of children and youths in various national development sectors.

OUR LATEST PROJECTS

18+ Atsikana Osaphweketsa

The project aims at reducing child marriages in Malawi using the media. The Media sector is an important stakeholder in ensuring that the public is well sensitized about the consequences of child marriages and can provide a plat- form for other stakeholders such as girls and youths to share their experiences on the fight against child marriages.

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Youth Out Loud

Youth Out Loud is a youth media project run by Timveni, with support from UNICEF. It gives adolescents in Mangochi the opportunity to tell their own stories, about child rights issues in their communities, through radio, print and online media.

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18 Plus Mwauona Mwala

Mwauona mwala’competition has been launched on social media where young people were encouraged to look for the rocks that have painted 18+ atsikana osaphweketsa in their area and take a ‘selfie’ there, tag their friends on facebook and send it to us with any message of the child marriage that they know.

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The Latest From Our Newsroom

RBM COMMITS TO THE IMPLEMENTATION OF POLICY FRAMEWORK THAT SUPPORTS GOVT EFFORTS ON ECONOMIC GROWTH

By Kenson McCloud The Reserve Bank of Malawi has expressed commitment to the implementation of a Monetary Policy Framework that supports government’s efforts on economic growth.The sentiments were made on Thursday during this year’s Monetary Policy Conference at the Bingu International Convention Centre in Lilongwe.Speaking during the conference, Reserve Bank of Malawi Governor Wilson Banda said […]

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NRB TARGESTS 8 MILLION CHILDREN IN MRC

By Aamon Butao  Government has disclosed that the Mass Child Registration Campaign (MRC) will help to boost service delivery in the country. The National Registration Bureau (NRB) has revealed that during the 2016-2018 national registration exercise, the country registered over 10 million people and now wants to extend the registration to over 8 million children […]

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MALAWIANS URGED TO PROMOTE TOURISM INDUSTRY

By Aamon Butao  Government has called on all Malawians to support the development of the tourism sector in the country. The call was made by Principal Secretary in the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Culture Chauncy Simwaka during the commemoration of the World Tourism Day on Tuesday in Lilongwe.  Speaking during the ceremony, Simwaka said […]

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POLITICAL ANALYST PROTESTS ERECTION OF CHILEMBWE’S STATUE IN UK

By Steve Chinyanga  Political analyst George Phiri has described as unfortunate reports that John Chilembwe’s statue will be mounted on Wednesday in London, United Kingdom. This is the first monument of an African that will be mounted in the United Kingdom. Phiri says it is unfortunate that the statue has been erected in England when […]

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CSOs PUSH FOR TAX REMOVAL ON DIGITAL GADGETS & SERVICES

By Kenson McCloud  The Digital Rights Coalition has appealed to government to consider removing tax on mobile gadgets and services in a bid to promote youth participation in the digital space. Speaking to Timveni News Desk, acting Coordinator for the Coalition, Dennis Mwafulirwa, said a lot of young people are losing out on the opportunities […]

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CHOLERA OUTBREAK THREATENS STREET CONNECTED CHILDREN’S HEALTH

By Jecina Chikwelete  Organizations working with street-connected children have expressed fear that these vulnerable children could be greatly affected by the Cholera outbreak which is spreading rapidly in urban areas. About 91 people have died of Cholera in the country since the outbreak. in an interview with Timveni, Social Work Coordinator for Tikondane Care for […]

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LACK OF INVESTIMENT DERAIL EFFORTS TO ELIMINATE CANCER

By Meclina Chirwa  Lack of investment towards cancer management and awareness has been singled out as the major challenge in the fight against the disease in the country. World Health Organization (WHO) Country Representative Dr Neema Rusibamayila Kimando said this on Monday in Lilongwe during the launch of the Fourth Malawi Cancer Symposium. According to […]

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MW TO INCREASE EDUCATION SPENDING TO PROMOTE SECTOR

By Kenson McCloud  President Lazarus Chakwera says Malawi Government has committed itself to sustain and improve allocation towards the education sector to within 15% to 20% of the total national expenditure by 2030.  Chakwera made the remarks at the United Nations Transforming Education Summit in New York.  According to Chakwera, government wants to improve primary […]

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FEDOMA CALLS FOR INCLUSIVE INFRASTRUCTURE IN TOURISM SECTOR

By Aamon Butao  Federation of Disability Organizations in Malawi (FEDOMA) has called on tourism players to construct structures that are accessible to all. The remarks by FEDOMA acting Executive Director, Symon Munde, have come as some players in the sector are construction buildings which are not disability-friendly. In an interview Timveni, Munde said this is […]

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