June 2024

Consultation Meeting on the Digital Innovation and Entrepreneurship Bill | MACRA

In a recent engagement with the Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority – discussing the Digital Innovation and Entrepreneurship Bill, Ms. Manduwi emphasized Malawi’s lag in technological advancement despite alignment with national development plans. She highlighted the critical role of innovation hubs, the need for sustainable innovation management systems, and the importance of empowering entrepreneurs through effective public-private partnerships. She stressed on the urgency of shifting from policy formulation to impactful implementation for true digital transformation.

Digitisation for Sustainable Development | SAIntS 2024 Graduation Keynote

Nthanda was invited by the Saint Andrews Internation Highschool as the Guest of Honour at their 2024 Graduation. For her opening address, she narrates her journey from a privileged upbringing and academic success to a career focused on sustainable development. She highlights the importance of addressing inequalities and promoting digital literacy to foster sustainable growth. She emphasizes the commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and urges graduates to advocate for inclusivity and social equity.

Educate an African Fit for the 21st Century | Africa Day 2024 Keynote

Addressing distinguished guests at the Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco to Malawi on Africa Day 2024, Ms. Nthanda Manduwi emphasizes youth engagement and education to shape a prosperous future for Africa. She highlights the demographic advantages and challenges, advocating for digital literacy and entrepreneurial spirit. Her speech calls for a recommitment to youth empowerment and accountability to achieve the ambitious Agenda2063 and MW2063 vision for Africa and Malawi respectively.