The Public Health Institute of Malawi (PHIM) welcomes on board two members of staff from Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) on secondment.

Mwakamwereti Kanjo joins as the Communications Officer and is responsible for the visibility and awareness of PHIM and its programmes while Grace Funsani joins as the Surveillance Officer to strengthen and support surveillance and response at the institution.

The two have been hired by the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH) through Norwegian Church Aid (NCA).

NIPH has since 2008 supported PHIM in its establishment and is now offering technical support for the strengthening of the International Health Regulations IHR (2005) implementation.