firstname.lastname@example.org Mercy Malikwa is a multi-award-winning journalist from Malawi. She currently works as a News Analyst on the Solutions Journalism Desk at Nation Publications Limited, one of the two leading print media companies in Malawi. Mercy’s reporting, covering areas of science and social issues, mainly focuses on women, girls, and people with disabilities. In the course of her work, she has won both local and international awards in covering science and social issues. She has also attended numerous local and international workshops to deepen her journalism knowledge and skills. Currently, Mercy is one of the participants of the Young African Journalists’ Accelerator Program 2021/22. As a journalist, she is passionate about her work and the difference it gets to make in the society.