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Assessment of Mining Policy Implementation in Malawi

Assessment of Mining Policy Implementation in Malawi

A presentation of the findings of the study on mining governance that is aimed at assessing the extent to which ongoing mining activities comply with the existing regulatory framework

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Assessment of Policy Implementation and Legal Compliance in the Environment and Natural Resources Management Sector

Assessment of Policy Implementation and Legal Compliance in the Environment and Natural Resources Management Sector

An analytical report on the processes involved in development of policies and legislature related to natural resource management. The report further looks at the extent of implementation of these policies and enforcement of legislations once they are in place

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CEPA Strategic Plan 2011-2015

CEPA Strategic Plan 2011-2015

A guiding document on the framework for strengthening the governance and management structure and programme focus areas for Centre for Environmental Policy and Advocacy for the period 2011 to 2015

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CEPA Strategic Plan 2016-2020

CEPA Strategic Plan 2016-2020

A guiding document on the framework for strengthening the governance and management structure and programme focus areas for Centre for Environmental Policy and Advocacy for the period 2015 to 2020

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Climate Smart Agriculture Policy Review

Climate Smart Agriculture Policy Review

A review of policies and strategies related to climate smart agriculture

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Effects of Land Tenure and Property Rights on Agricultural Productivity in Ethiopia, Namibia and Bangladesh

Effects of Land Tenure and Property Rights on Agricultural Productivity in Ethiopia, Namibia and Bangladesh

A discussion on the issues related to land tenure system, land rights, agricultural productivity and the effects of climate change. The paper presents an overall view of the above-mentioned themes in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, namely in Ethiopia, Namibia and Bangladesh

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Harmonizing Trade Regulation and Environment Management

Harmonizing Trade Regulation and Environment Management

An analysis of the relationship between trade and environment and all matters incidental thereto

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Malawi Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (MWEITI) Scoping Study

Malawi Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (MWEITI) Scoping Study

A scoping study commissioned by the Multi-Stakeholder Group (MSG) of the Malawi Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (MWEITI) to prepare the MSG’s decision to define the scope for the start of the EITI reporting cycle

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Natures Voice - Volume 5 Issue 1

Natures Voice - Volume 5 Issue 1

A biannual newsletter on policy related issues in climate change, biodiversity, environment and natural resources management

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Natures Voice - Volume 5 Issue 2

Natures Voice - Volume 5 Issue 2

A biannual newsletter on policy related issues in climate change, biodiversity, environment and natural resources management

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Natures Voice - Volume 6 Issue 1

Natures Voice - Volume 6 Issue 1

A biannual newsletter on policy related issues in climate change, biodiversity, environment and natural resources management

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Natures Voice - Volume 7 Issue 1 2011

Natures Voice - Volume 7 Issue 1 2011

A biannual newsletter on policy related issues in climate change, biodiversity, environment and natural resources management

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Natures Voice - Volume 7 Issue 2

Natures Voice - Volume 7 Issue 2

A biannual newsletter on policy related issues in climate change, biodiversity, environment and natural resources management

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Natures Voice - Volume 10 Issue 1

Natures Voice - Volume 10 Issue 1

A biannual newsletter on policy related issues in climate change, biodiversity, environment and natural resources management

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Natures Voice - Volume 11 Issue 2

Natures Voice - Volume 11 Issue 2

A biannual newsletter on policy related issues in climate change, biodiversity, environment and natural resources management

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Natures Voice - Volume 7 Issue 1

Natures Voice - Volume 7 Issue 1

A biannual newsletter on policy related issues in climate change, biodiversity, environment and natural resources management

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Natures Voice - Volume 9 Issue 2

Natures Voice - Volume 9 Issue 2

A biannual newsletter on policy related issues in climate change, biodiversity, environment and natural resources management

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Summary of Revised Environment Management Bill 2006

Summary of Revised Environment Management Bill 2006

This brief outlines the process of revising the EMA 1996, the key changes that have been proposed including the rationale for the proposals and the next steps that are envisaged for finalizing and implementing the new legislation once enacted.

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Access and Benefit Sharing of Biological Diversity

Access and Benefit Sharing of Biological Diversity

The paper examines a set of complex issues of access to and benefit sharing of biological resources

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FMA Machinga Chipamba Block

FMA Machinga Chipamba Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Chipojola Block

FMA Machinga Chipojola Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Dalamponda-Makumba Block

FMA Machinga Dalamponda-Makumba Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Kachato Block

FMA Machinga Kachato Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Kwilasya Block

FMA Machinga Kwilasya Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Lipongo Block

FMA Machinga Lipongo Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Liundi Milala Block

FMA Machinga Liundi Milala Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Makaluka Block

FMA Machinga Makaluka Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Malajira Block

FMA Machinga Malajira Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Matandika Block

FMA Machinga Matandika Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Mbawe Block

FMA Machinga Mbawe Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Mdere Mlelemba Block

FMA Machinga Mdere Mlelemba Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Mitawa Nsinji Block

FMA Machinga Mitawa Nsinji Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Mliwo Block

FMA Machinga Mliwo Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Naungu Block

FMA Machinga Naungu Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Ndaje-Nkula Block

FMA Machinga Ndaje-Nkula Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Ntawira - Mlomba Block

FMA Machinga Ntawira - Mlomba Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Chafisi Block

FMA Mzimba Chafisi Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Chilerawalanda Block

FMA Mzimba Chilerawalanda Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Chinjoka-Chipingu Block

FMA Mzimba Chinjoka-Chipingu Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Duwu Block

FMA Mzimba Duwu Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Gudugudu Block

FMA Mzimba Gudugudu Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Kavikula Block 2

FMA Mzimba Kavikula Block 2

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Lazalo-Gausi-Zawo Block

FMA Mzimba Lazalo-Gausi-Zawo Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Lwasozi Block

FMA Mzimba Lwasozi Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Mnyukuzi Block

FMA Mzimba Mnyukuzi Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Mutuwanjobvu Block

FMA Mzimba Mutuwanjobvu Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Nthaghabo Block

FMA Mzimba Nthaghabo Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Thundwe Block 1B

FMA Mzimba Thundwe Block 1B

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Mzimba Walula Block 1 A

FMA Mzimba Walula Block 1 A

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Chanika Block- Chichewa

FMA Ntchisi Chanika Block- Chichewa

Ndondomeko yopereka mphavu ndi udindo kwa anthu zosamalira nkhalango zotetezedwa, ndi kugwiritsa bwino ntchito zinthu zopezeka mnenemo

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FMA Ntchisi Chanika Block

FMA Ntchisi Chanika Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Chazama Block

FMA Ntchisi Chazama Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Chenthe Block

FMA Ntchisi Chenthe Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Chifwerekete Block- Chichewa

FMA Ntchisi Chifwerekete Block- Chichewa

Ndondomeko yopereka mphavu ndi udindo kwa anthu zosamalira nkhalango zotetezedwa, ndi kugwiritsa bwino ntchito zinthu zopezeka mnenemo

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FMA Ntchisi Chifwerekete Block

FMA Ntchisi Chifwerekete Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Chifwerekete I and II Block- Chichewa

FMA Ntchisi Chifwerekete I and II Block- Chichewa

Ndondomeko yopereka mphavu ndi udindo kwa anthu zosamalira nkhalango zotetezedwa, ndi kugwiritsa bwino ntchito zinthu zopezeka mnenemo

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FMA Ntchisi Kajaliza Block

FMA Ntchisi Kajaliza Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Mandwe Block

FMA Ntchisi Mandwe Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Mkomba Block

FMA Ntchisi Mkomba Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Mndinda Block

FMA Ntchisi Mndinda Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Mnguluwe Block

FMA Ntchisi Mnguluwe Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Mpamila Block

FMA Ntchisi Mpamila Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Mpamira Block- Chichewa

FMA Ntchisi Mpamira Block- Chichewa

Ndondomeko yopereka mphavu ndi udindo kwa anthu zosamalira nkhalango zotetezedwa, ndi kugwiritsa bwino ntchito zinthu zopezeka mnenemo

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FMA Ntchisi Mponda Block- Chichewa

FMA Ntchisi Mponda Block- Chichewa

Ndondomeko yopereka mphavu ndi udindo kwa anthu zosamalira nkhalango zotetezedwa, ndi kugwiritsa bwino ntchito zinthu zopezeka mnenemo

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FMA Ntchisi Msankhire Block- Chichewa

FMA Ntchisi Msankhire Block- Chichewa

Ndondomeko yopereka mphavu ndi udindo kwa anthu zosamalira nkhalango zotetezedwa, ndi kugwiritsa bwino ntchito zinthu zopezeka mnenemo

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FMA Ntchisi Nyanga Block- Chichewa

FMA Ntchisi Nyanga Block- Chichewa

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Nyanga Block

FMA Ntchisi Nyanga Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Nyanja Block- Chichewa

FMA Ntchisi Nyanja Block- Chichewa

Ndondomeko yopereka mphavu ndi udindo kwa anthu zosamalira nkhalango zotetezedwa, ndi kugwiritsa bwino ntchito zinthu zopezeka mnenemo

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FMA Ntchisi Nyanja Block

FMA Ntchisi Nyanja Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Sambakunsi Block

FMA Ntchisi Sambakunsi Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Sambakusi Block

FMA Ntchisi Sambakusi Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Ntchisi Undi Block

FMA Ntchisi Undi Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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Liwonde Forest Reserve Strategic Area Plan

Liwonde Forest Reserve Strategic Area Plan

The plan provides guidance on management of the blocks to be established in the forest reserve for co-management.

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Policy Brief on the National Forestry Policy of Malawi

Policy Brief on the National Forestry Policy of Malawi

A brief summary of the National Forestry Policy (1996)

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Status of Forests and Tree Management in Malawi

Status of Forests and Tree Management in Malawi

The paper looks at the history of forest conservation in Malawi and at forest cover trends in Malawi

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Towards the Development of a Comprehensive Malawi Agro-biodiversity Policy and Legislation

Towards the Development of a Comprehensive Malawi Agro-biodiversity Policy and Legislation

A report on consultations conducted for the development of Malawi agro-biodiversity policy and legislation

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FMA Machinga Chidenga-Mangulu-Nsanama Block

FMA Machinga Chidenga-Mangulu-Nsanama Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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FMA Machinga Chikwakwata-Nyama-Mangaka Block

FMA Machinga Chikwakwata-Nyama-Mangaka Block

A management plan to facilitate community management of forests and access to forest resources on public and customary land

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2011-2012 Draft National Budget Analysis on Climate Change

2011-2012 Draft National Budget Analysis on Climate Change

An analysis of the 2011/2012 draft budget with a focus on resources earmarked for implementation of activities and programs that relate to climate change, environment and natural resources management

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A Guide to the Restoration Opportunities Assessment Methodology ROAM

A Guide to the Restoration Opportunities Assessment Methodology ROAM

A handbook to guide assessment teams through the Restoration Opportunities Assessment Methodology (ROAM)

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A World of Opportunity Map 2015

A World of Opportunity Map 2015

A map showing areas where forests or woodlands can grow naturally but are diminished by human impact, so that the forest is either missing or its density is significantly reduced. It is intended to inform policy-making at the global level

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Arborvitae Volume 45 - Forest Landscape Restoration Potential and Impacts

Arborvitae Volume 45 - Forest Landscape Restoration Potential and Impacts

A newsletter that has issues to do with forest landscape restoration potential and impacts

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CEPA Draft Position Paper - Towards Development of a Climate Change Policy in Malawi

CEPA Draft Position Paper - Towards Development of a Climate Change Policy in Malawi

This paper seeks to identify the gaps in the existing policy and legal Framework related to climate change policy

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Charcoal Factsheet

Charcoal Factsheet

An information brief on the economic significance of charcoal production and its environmental costs

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Chitetezo Mbaula Guidelines

Chitetezo Mbaula Guidelines

Guidelines on the production and use of improved cook stoves

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Community Experiences with Climate change - Case Study of Salima District

Community Experiences with Climate change - Case Study of Salima District

A compilation of case studies on community climate change experience in Salima district

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East and Southern Africa Regional Workshop on Linking Local Experiences with Policy Processes in Climate Change

East and Southern Africa Regional Workshop on Linking Local Experiences with Policy Processes in Climate Change

This document gives a background and objectives of the Southern Voices Climate Change workshop on ‘Linking local experiences with policy processes in climate change: Lessons from adaptation, sustainable energy and community forestry

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Economic Valuation and Restoration Carbon Accrual

Economic Valuation and Restoration Carbon Accrual

Assessing the net economic benefits and carbon mitigation potential of Forest Landscape Restoration

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Forest Landscape Restoration Overview

Forest Landscape Restoration Overview

An overview of forest landscape restoration. It incorporates many diverse land uses - based on the context of the land and the needs of the community

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Governance Assessment of Participatory Forest Management in Malawi

Governance Assessment of Participatory Forest Management in Malawi

Workshop on Linking local experiences with policy processes in climate change

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Impact Assessment of Chitetezo Mbaula - Improved Household Firewood Stove in Rural Malawi

Impact Assessment of Chitetezo Mbaula - Improved Household Firewood Stove in Rural Malawi

A study to assess the impacts resulting from the usage of improved firewood stoves in rural Malawi

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Into Unknown Territory - The Limits to Adaptation and Reality of Loss and Damage from Climate Impacts

Into Unknown Territory - The Limits to Adaptation and Reality of Loss and Damage from Climate Impacts

This paper contextualises issues around loss and damage as a result of climate change and demonstrates the urgent necessity for a range of approaches to address it through scaled up adaptation and mitigation measures

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PERFORM Gender Analysis and Plan

PERFORM Gender Analysis and Plan

A gender analyses for the PERFORM project

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Policy Brief on National Adaptation Programme of Action

Policy Brief on National Adaptation Programme of Action

A brief summary of the National Adaptation Programme of Action (2006)

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Restoration Opportunity Assessment Methodology Briefing Note

Restoration Opportunity Assessment Methodology Briefing Note

A briefing note on the Restoration Opportunity Assessment Methodology (ROAM)

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Restoration Opportunity Assessment Methodology ROAM

Restoration Opportunity Assessment Methodology ROAM

A guide for interested users to identify landscapes that offer opportunities for restoration considered at a national and subnational level; and to gain preliminary information about those lands in order to undertake successful restoration planning and eventual implementation

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Stove Camp 2012- Bringing the Benefits of Cleaner Cook stoves to More People

Stove Camp 2012- Bringing the Benefits of Cleaner Cook stoves to More People

A report on the stove camp held in Lilongwe from March 20th to 23rd, 2012 to enhance awareness and improve understanding among stakeholders about the importance of biomass energy and improved cook stoves

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The Bonn Challenge and Landscape Restoration

The Bonn Challenge and Landscape Restoration

A practical, action-orientated platform to facilitate the implementation of several existing international commitments that require restoration, including the CBD Aichi Target 15, the UNFCCC REDD+ goal and the Rio+20 land degradation target

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The Bonn Challenge Phase 2

The Bonn Challenge Phase 2

A global goal to restore 150 million hectares of degraded and deforested lands by 2020

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The Global Partnership on Forest Landscape Restoration

The Global Partnership on Forest Landscape Restoration

A publication on the advantages of joining global partnership on forest landscape restoration

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Forestry Act 1997

Forestry Act 1997

An Act to provide for participatory forestry, forest management, forestry research, forestry education, forest industries, protection and rehabilitation of environmentally fragile areas and international co-operation in forestry

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Initial National Communication of Malawi

Initial National Communication of Malawi

This is the Initial National Communication of Malawi prepared in fulfilment of her commitments under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

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Malawi Agricultural and Natural Resources Research Master Plan 1999

Malawi Agricultural and Natural Resources Research Master Plan 1999

A masterplan providing guidelines for the execution of demand driven- research in the Agriculture sector

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Malawi Agricultural Sector Wide Approach

Malawi Agricultural Sector Wide Approach

The ASWAp is a single comprehensive programme and budget framework that has a formalized process for better donor coordination and harmonization of investment and alignment of funding arrangements between Government of Malawi and donors in the agricultural sector

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National Climate Change Response 2012

National Climate Change Response 2012

This White Paper presents the Malawian Government's vision for an effective climate change response that addresses the needs of its people, especially the poor and disadvantaged, through the development of an economy, a population and an environment that is resilient to climate change and promotes low carbon growth

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National Environmental Action Plan Vol I 1994

National Environmental Action Plan Vol I 1994

An analysis of major environmental issues and measures to alleviate them, promote sustainable use of natural resources in Malawi, and to develop an environmental protection and management plan

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National Forest Policy of Malawi 1996

National Forest Policy of Malawi 1996

This policy provides an enabling framework for promoting the participation of local communities and the private sector in forest conservation and management, eliminating restrictions on sustainable of essential forest products by local communities, and promoting planned harvesting and regeneration of the forest resources by Village Natural Resources Committees

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Protected tree Species in Malawi

Protected tree Species in Malawi

A list of protected trees in Malawi

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Standards and Guidelines for Participatory Forestry in Malawi

Standards and Guidelines for Participatory Forestry in Malawi

This document sets out to guide the practice of promoting participatory forestry management or PFM, but also establish standards for forestry extension service delivery and improved forest management as a means to support poverty alleviation in Malawi

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National Forest Landscape Restoration Strategy

The restoration strategy provides a comprehensive framework for achieving Malawi’s restoration commitment of 4.5 million hectares as well as the economic development, poverty reduction, increased food security, and resilience promised through successful landscape restoration. The Strategy outlines priority opportunities and interventions that can translate the potential of restoration into multiple benefits such as improved food security, increased biodiversity, improved water supply, job creation, income, carbon sequestration and enhanced resilience to climate change.

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