Category Archives: Malawi

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When The Rains Come

When the Rains Come is a children's book illustrated and designed by Malika Favre. The project was initiated by MUMs (Malawi Underprivileged Mothers). The book tells the story of an old folk tale from Malawi designed to not only raise awareness about young mothers in Malawi.
"My approach was very instinctive and quite different from … Continue Reading ››

A dose of some music inspiration….

No this is not a new series but sometimes we like to pepper in some music videos here and there. Catch some of these recent videos from musicians in Africa.  Most recent of 2012 - The Plastics - indie band from Cape Town, Esau Mwamwaya  and London DJ Radioclit who make up - … Continue Reading ››

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Illustrated

The Boy Who Harnnesed the Wind is a best selling book about the life of William Kamkwamba of Malawi who dispite his limited resources and access to informatio built a functioning windmill. The book has become a great source of inspiration to innovators, thinkers and makers around the World. As a result of his successful … Continue Reading ››