The nation of Malawi is one of the most densely populated countries in the world and remains largely underdeveloped. Most of its people reside in rural areas and rely on agriculture for their livelihoods. Winrock’s history in the Sub-Saharan African nation has been diverse, from increasing educational opportunities for African girls to establishing a set of baseline data on biofuel production and studying their environmental and socio-economic impacts. Winrock has also worked to prevent and eliminate the practice of child labor in agriculture.