Centre for Education, Promotion and Advancement of the Rights of Adolescent Mothers (CEPARAM)

Contact Information



Matawale, Turn off Air Wing Road

P.O. Box: 1141

Zomba, Malawi

Primary Contact

Bettie Chipofya

Mission Statement

CEPARAM is committed to creating a conducive environment for the protection and promotion of the rights of adolescent mothers and preventing unwanted pregnancy among young girls. To campaign, advocate, and safeguard the rights of adolescent mothers. To provide counseling and legal services to adolescent mothers, young women and girls. To provide shelter to adolescents who have been abandoned, victimized and abused as a result of their pregnancy. To provide civic education and factual information on all aspects of human sexuality to teenagers including sexually transmitted infections (STI’s), HIV/AIDS education and family planning to adolescents. To provide life skills to teen mothers which will raise their self-esteem and value awareness and skills in decision making, problem solving, communication and leadership.