Malawi adopts policy on efficient ICTs and sustainable development

The government of Malawi has adopted a national ICT policy whose mission is to ‘facilitate an efficient, effective, and sustainable utilisation, exploitation, and development of ICTs in all sectors of the economy in order to attain an information-rich and knowledge-based society and economy.’ The national policy on information and technology is intended to assist Malawi in moving forward on the sustainable development agenda across sectors and industries.