Does innovation hold key to transforming Malawi’s economy? A Special essay

Entry type: Single project

Country/area: Malawi

Publishing organisation: Zodiak Broadcasting Station

Organisation size: Big

Publication date: 2022-12-22

Language: English

Authors: Innocent Kumchedwa


Innocent Kumchedwa is an investigative journalist working in Malawi as an editor for Zodiak Broadcasting Station. He holds Bachelors of Arts in Humanities Degree from the University of Malawi (Philosopy and Classics).

Project description:

Using data and analysis the author highlights how innovation can be key to improving Malawi’s economy.

Impact reached:

Story has been published today. yet to assess impact.

Techniques/technologies used:

The technique used are interviews, research and analysing available data. To come up with the story I did interviews with the key sources and researched on the available data so that the story can be told better.

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What can other journalists learn from this project?

The most important thing which other journalists can learn is the use of data in such a simple way that readers can be able to understand the story. Data is used to complement the story and keeps the reader glued to the story

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