Overview

Our Vision

To conduct high quality research to improve health and train the next generation of researchers. MLW has a vision of science driving health and wellbeing in Malawi.  This is bold, ambitious, and challenging as Malawi is faced with challenges related to population density, climate change and environmental degradation, nutrition, education, and endemic diseases including HIV, TB, and malaria.  MLW scientists have courage, commitment, energy, and belief – with these combined with excellent funding, facilities, and partnerships, we achieve great things.

Our Mission

The MLW mission is to conduct high-quality research to improve health and to train the next generation of researchers. 

Research Themes

Research at MLW is nurtured in Themes. Research Themes catalyse the interactions between our 16 Research Groups, six Associate Research Groups, and four Research Support Units. Our Themes are: