WBEZ | Phyllis Wezeman http://www.wbez.org/tags/phyllis-wezeman Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Global Activism: 'Malawi Matters' uses creativity to educate on HIV and AIDS http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-07-21/global-activism-malawi-matters-uses-creativity-educate-hiv-and-aids-8947 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-July/2011-07-21/malawi.JPG" alt="" /><p><p>Every Thursday on <em><a href="http://www.wbez.org/globalactivism" target="_blank">Global Activism</a></em> we hear about an individual who's trying to make the world a better place.</p><p>Today we talk to Phyllis Wezeman, an adjunct professor at the University of Notre Dame and executive director of <a href="http://malawimatters.org/" target="_blank">Malawi Matters</a>, whose mission is to develop culturally-inspired HIV and AIDS education in the Southeast African nation. She’s also author of the new book <em>Through the Heart: Creative Methods of HIV and AIDS Education, </em>a handbook of activities and learning experiences that enable children and adults to understand the disease.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><em>Chicago Public Media&nbsp;(WBEZ)&nbsp;has not independently investigated any persons or organizations that appear on the Global Activism series and does not endorse any such person or organization.</em></p></p> Thu, 21 Jul 2011 16:31:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-07-21/global-activism-malawi-matters-uses-creativity-educate-hiv-and-aids-8947