Is Govt Doing Enough to Protect Malawians From Mining Pollution?

The Malawi Human Rights Commission has expressed fears that the 10% cut to their budget will adversly affect most of its activities in safeguarding and promoting human rights in the southern African country. The commission plays a key role in the implementation of a new law that gives every citizen of Malawi the right to access information about water quality and soil pollution as it is crucial for protecting the rights to health, water, food and a healthy environment.

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