Malawi

November 23, 2022

Mayeso’s story

Mayeso likes to watch cartoons and play with toy cars. He was diagnosed with Burkitt Lymphoma at age 4 but now aged 7, he is cancer-free. Find out how your support has helped him and his family.
January 6, 2022

Meet Aida – a Play Therapist in Malawi

Meet Aida Nkhoma. She shares the highs and lows of her job and how she became the first Play Therapist in Malawi.
December 20, 2021

Kwende’s Story

In August 2020, Asmaa noticed that her baby grandson Kwende was feverish and short of breath. She took him to the doctor immediately.
October 3, 2021

Trainee Paediatric Oncologist, Dr Beatrice

"World Child Cancer has made it possible for me to go and do my oncology training and that’s a very big thing...After my training I feel very passionate about trying to improve awareness and impact the whole system." Dr Beatrice Chikaphonya-Phiri, a trainee paediatric oncologist in Malawi.
February 25, 2021

Kwende’s story

In August 2020, Kwende’s grandmother Asmaa noticed that her baby grandson was feverish and short of breath. She took...
February 3, 2021

Meet Weizi

Six year old, Wezi has Wilms tumour, a type of kidney cancer that is most common in children under the age of three, wishes to go back to school to become a teacher one day
June 11, 2016

Meet Oscar

Oscar was six years old when his mother noticed a swelling on his tummy and took him to a traditional village doctor