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(How) Do Voters Discriminate Against Women Candidates? Experimental and Qualitative Evidence From Malawi


Posted on Feb 28, 2021 at 00:54

How do voters evaluate women candidates in places where traditional gender norms are strong? We conduct a survey experiment in Malawi to assess both whether citizens discriminate against women candidates and how other salient candidate characteristic...

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Majority of Malawians Fear They Will Go Hungry Due to Covid-19


Posted on Feb 28, 2021 at 00:53

The majority of Malawians are not very worried about becoming infected with Covid-19. The percentage varies across districts, with the highest amount of concern in Chipita and Karonga, on the Tanzanian border, but most are not very worried. Malawi...

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Malawians Most Trust Health Professionals to Address Covid-19 Crisis, Wary It Becomes a Political Football


Posted on Feb 28, 2021 at 00:49

Malawians have a lot of trust in healthcare providers (64% Head of District Hospitals, 53% WHO) and are unlikely to say they do not trust healthcare providers at all (6% Head of District Hospitals, 4% WHO). Even though many Malawians have not hear...

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2019 MALAWI CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATION SUSTAINABILITY INDEX


Posted on Feb 28, 2021 at 00:44

IPOR worked with FHI 360 and the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL) on the 2019 CSO Sustainability Index report for Malawi. Released in September, the report highlights the legal environment, organizational capacity, financial capac...