Under this initiative the Malawi National Commission for UNESCO:
(a) Promoted and adapted methodologies for assessing the level of inclusiveness and social sustainability of public policies and regulatory frameworks in Malawi;
(b) Conducted a coordinated and participatory national policy analysis and review, identification of policy good practices and gaps, and formulation of recommendations for policy reform;
(c) Provided technical support and policy advice to the then Ministry of Gender and Community Services and duty- bearers for the operationalization of the policy scenarios, and the design of socially inclusive policies and planning processes that acknowledge and take into consideration the roles and contributions of women and men.