Project ID: 11101

China provides Training for Government Officials of Malawi

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]

Recipient

Malawi

Sector

Government and civil society (Code: 150)

Flow type

Scholarships/training in the donor country

Concessional

Yes

Category

Intent

Development (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Commercial

Development

Representational

Mixed

Financial Flow Classification

ODA-like (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Official Development Assistance

Other Official Flows

Vague (Official Finance)

Flows categorized based on OECD-DAC guidelines

Project lifecycle

Status

Completion (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2008

Description

On May 13, 2008, Vice Minister of the Chinese Ministry of Commerce, Gao Hucheng, and Malawian Industry and Trade Minister, Henry Mussa, signed an exchange of letters on human resource development cooperation. Under these agreements, China has agreed to help train 40 Malawian government economic officials. The Chinese embassy in Malawi reported they provided 28 government scholarships and 3 special masters degrees, and another 25 government scholarships in 2009. The value for this project and exact start and end dates are still unknown. The embassy also reported that since an unspecified date, over 200 scholarships have been given.

Number of official sources

1

Number of unofficial sources

2

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Government of Malawi [Government Agency]