Malawi is a landlocked country in southeast Africa with a population of 17 million people. 10 % are disabled.
Malawi as number 170 of 188 countries on the Human Development Index, is one of the most poorest countries in the world.
The iSAVE programme is implemented in the following districts in Malawi: Balaka and Dedza.
The Federation of Disability Organisations in Malawi (FEDOMA) is the organization implementing iSAVE in Malawi. FEDOMA headquarters is located in the city centre of Blantyre and works in close collaboration with District Disability Forums (DDFs) and other national stakeholders.
FEDOMA receives technical and financial support from the Norwegian Association of Disabled (NAD), both from the NAD office in Kampala and head office in Oslo.
Facts World Bank and ILO