The Action for Social Change Program

(Funded by DANIDA in partnership with ADRA DENMARK)

Promote strengthened, vibrant and locally rooted civil society in Malawi that is a dynamic actor in social, political and economic processes in order to enhance sustainable development process

Mulanje and Machinga Districts in the Southern Region, Lilongwe District in the Central and Mzuzu in the Northern Region.

USD1,326,918 (MK570,574,740)

56,100 people participating in 193 CBGs (Community Based Groups). 5,000,000 radio and 1,200,000 TV listeners and audiences respectively.

The ASC program aims at building the organizational capacity of Community Based Groups (CBGs) to identify and address developmental issues through advocacy, partnerships and networking. ASC uses communication as a tool for social change. The program has yielded results as community group become empowered to drive their own development agenda.

Pictorial Report