Traditional Practices in Malawi

Survey Report

Girls smiling at Nankuyu Children's Corner in Zomba
UNICEF Malawi/2018/Thoko Chikondi


The 2018 Traditional Practices Study in Malawi was jointly implemented by the Center for Child Wellbeing and Development at the University of Zurich, the National Statistical Office of Malawi, the Centre for Social Research at the University of Malawi, and UNICEF Malawi. The authors would like to acknowledge funding from the UNICEF National Committee of Switzerland and the Excellence Foundation Zurich. The authors would like to thank all persons that made this study possible, in particular, the valuable enumerators, supervisors, drivers, and trainers that conducted the field work and diligent research assistants that helped in compiling this report.

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