A Save-the-Date on social media informs the USA-based Malawi Diaspora of the intent of the Malawi Government, to meet with and dialogue with the highest levels.
Working through the Diaspora Unit in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, in conjunction with the Embassy of the Republic of Malawi to the USA, the tête-à-tête will convene the Malawi Diaspora Conference in September 2017, in Washington DC.
According to the social media notice, and confirmed by Malawi envoy to the US Ambassador Sawerengera, the conference has the support of the various Malawian Diaspora organizations in the USA and some of their leaders have been incorporated into the planning process.
Ambassador Sawerengera furthermore confirmed that president Mutharika would give the keynote address at the Conference.
The Malawi Embassy will host the Diaspora Conference scheduled for September 29- 1 Oct.
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