All the issues regarding reafforestation.

KCN students in tree planting exercise. Source: The Nation Feb 13, 2017

"Kamuzu College of Nursing (KCN) first year students on Saturday planted trees in Machinga along Likwenu and Lisanjala rivers, tributaries of the Shire River. About one thousand tree seedlings were planted in the exercise aimed at minimising siltation in the Shire River to enable electricity generation and pumping of water".

MCA to plant 120000 trees in the North

The Millennium Challenge Account-Malawi (MCS-M) supports the project to plant 120 000 trees and the constructions of the transmission lines in the Northern and Central Region.

MCA-M chief executive officer Dye Mawindo: "The challenge is not just lack of generating electricity. Environmental destruction has negatively affected the country's ability to generate power".