Monthly Archives: April 2012

MALAWI: Without land reform, small farmers become “trespassers”

BANGULA 26 April 2012 (IRIN) – Dorothy Dyton, her husband and seven children used to make a living farming just over a hectare near the town of Bangula in southern Malawi’s Chikhwawa District.

HIV/AIDS: A Rogues’ Gallery

JOHANNESBURG 18 April 2012 (IRIN) – Grantees of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria who allegedly committed fraud or misused funds unwittingly did a lot of damage to the Fund – and, many say, global health – as donors withdrew and the beleaguered organization faced a “crisis of confidence” in recent years. But the Fund has responded and is undergoing an extensive restructuring process. IRIN/PlusNews takes a look at some of the alleged fraudsters and the progress of the investigations.