Pakachere Institute of Health and Development Communication is Local Health Communication and Development NGO that specialises in Social and Behaviour Change Communication (SBCC). Pakachere IHDC is dedicated to improving the health of Malawians especially the vulnerable by focusing on serious health, social and development challenges that include sexual and reproductive health and rights, HIV and AIDS, Nutrition, WASH, Disaster Risk Management, and non-communicable diseases, gender and gender based violence.
Our trademark is a commitment to the principle that health services and products are most effective when they are accompanied by robust communications and distribution efforts that help ensure wide acceptance and proper use combined with community capacity to demand the services while holding those in authority accountable.
Pakachere IHDC also offers capacity development in effective SBCC implementation, organizational development for new NGOs as well as development of strategic documents for organizations.
Pakachere IHDC works in partnership with local governments, ministries of health, education and other local organizations to create sustainable enabling environments for improved health and wellbeing.