Malawi and Zimbabwe have had a close history for a long time. They share common values, history and culture. Along with Zambia, they were one country under the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. Malawi has a large Zimbabwean diaspora and Zimbabwe has a large Malawian diaspora.
Malawi–Zimbabwe Joint Permanent Commission of Cooperation (JPCC)
When Malawi assumed the chair of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) in 2001, Muluzi took an active role in SADC on issues such as land reform in Zimbabwe.
- Malawi-Zimbabwe Joint Permanent Commission of Cooperation (JPCC)