Catholic Development Commission in Malawi (CADECOM) was established in 1984 as Caritas Malawi. In 1999, Caritas Malawi was renamed CADECOM but remains a member of Caritas Internationalis. Its current head of Commission is Mrs. Chimwemwe Ndlovu.
The Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP) was founded in 1992. Its National Secretary is Mr. Bonface Chibwana.
Education in Malawi needs special attention as its challenges are to be severe and daunting. For example it is estimated that 42% of the population is illiterate. Its current head of Commission is Br. Pascal Mtuwana
Its current director is Mr. Oscar Mumba.
The Catholic Health Commission (CHC) was established in 2004. Its current National Secretary is Mrs. Bertha Magomero.
Its current head of commission is Rev Fr. Henry Saindi
Its current head of Commission is Rev Fr. Henry Chinkanda