|Republic of Malawi|
|Head of State:||Bingu wa Mutharika|
|UN Member State|
Malawi is a landlocked country in southeast Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland. It is bordered by Zambia to the North West, Tanzania to the North East, and Mozambique on the East, South and West. The country is separated from Tanzania and Mozambique by Lake Malawi. Its size is over 118,000 km2 and has an estimated population of 13.9 million people.