Dziwe La Nkhalamba

By Gp In the afternoon of Thursday 3rd of March, after the action in Mulanje Mission Hospital, we went to Dziwe La Nkhalamba. This is a place inside Mulanje mountain, well known in Malawi, because of its beauty and because it’s a place of ancient myth and legends. In the past, people were used to offer sacrifices to…

Market day in Bvumbwe

By Gp Saturday is the “market day” in Bvumbwe, a village near our school, so we decided it was time to do another tour in the local culture and, most of all, to buy some good food. We already been in Bvumbwe during last week but this time we would have been “alone”, especially in the…

Funeral party

By Gp Last Sunday we had the chance to take part of a funeral party near of our school in Amalika. The dead was a local Chief, a tribal King who was very respected in the surrounding and it was the man who gave the land in free lease to DAPP Malawi to build there…

Donation and visit to a prison in Blantyre

Yesterday, Giampaolo and I went in Blantyre for a special event. First, we went to the DAPP office to see Cedric and wait for two other DIs, which were supposed to arrive from Chilangoma.  With the help of another worker, we sorted books which could be good to donate to the prisonners of Blantyre. The…

Our travel to Malawi (part II)

Monday 17/08 Second part (and more…) By Gp The trip to Copenaghen was full of… silence. Nobody wanted to talk, but my mind was full of thougths about the 24 hours travel and the eight months project we were on the way to start. When we finally arrived to the airport and Davide made his…

Our travel to Malawi

Monday and Tuesday were very busy days. We gonna tell you what happened… Monday 17/08 First part Last breakfast and last lunch in Lindersvold. We were really excited to go to Malawi but we knew that this would be also a very busy day… We had our footprint to finish, our luggages to prepare. We…