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Malawi Alcohol Policy Alliance (MAPA)

After handing over of the Final Draft National Alcohol Policy to the Ministry of Health, civil society organizations led by Drug Fight Malawi took the decision to establish an alliance.

The purpose of the alliance was to enable them to collectively advocate for the National Alcohol Policy to be made into law and to ensure that all parties work together to implement the policy when it becomes law.

The Malawi Alcohol Policy Alliance (MAPA) was registered by the Government of Malawi under Trustees Incorporation Rules of the Republic on 5th December in 2012.  It is a Network of NGOs throughout the country and has a membership of 87 NGOs. MAPA has opened offices in all the three Region of the country and has its Head office in Lilongwe.