The International Federation of Environmental Health (IFEH) in collaboration with the Government of Malawi and the University of Malawi welcomes the submission of abstracts for papers to be presented at the 2nd IFEH Africa Group All Africa Environmental Health Congress to be held in Lilongwe, Malawi from 24 to 27 May 2010. The vision of the Congress is the improvement of the standards of environmental health in Africa and the objectives of the Congress are to raise the profile of environmental health in Africa, to share best practices of environmental health services delivery in Africa, to enhance inter-country collaboration in environmental health practice, to address the training needs of environmental health, to promote the environmental health needs of children in Africa and to promote environmental health research. Full information is available at