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Posted on Monday, January 23, 2017 - 3:19pm

Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (Mera) board chairperson Bishop Joseph Bvumbwe: "Most of the rivers that are tributaries of the Shire River have been affected by environmental...

Posted on Monday, January 23, 2017 - 3:03pm

Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining Bright Msaka: "We need more trees in order to protect and restore our environment. If we speak alone as a ministry, nothing will happen...

Posted on Monday, January 23, 2017 - 2:14pm

Blantyre City Central ward councillor Noel Chalamanda: "This will help to bring back the lost environment and minimise the effects of deforestation in the city".

Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 2:46pm

"District commissioner Smart Gwedemula said the district continues to face water challenges for both domestic and agricultural uses due to environmental degradation.

Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 2:08pm

Blantyre Water Board (BWB) public affairs officer Priscilla Mateyu: "The reason we are asking individuals, groups and companies to come forward and help in the tree planting exercise...

Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 12:52pm

Renew'N'Able Malawi (RENAMA) has a position open for a Communications and Advocacy Officer for its new go green project. See attached document for details.

Posted on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 1:55pm

The partnership of National Bank of Malawi (NBM), Malawi Defence Force (MDF) and the Department of Forestry is going to plant trees in the Eastern Region.

Posted on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 1:55pm

Act Alliance Malawi coordinator Jazel Mwakasungula: "We have made it a priority to combat the loss of forests and negative effects of climate change".

Posted on Monday, January 16, 2017 - 1:04pm

CCAP Synod of Livingstonia moderator John Gondwe: "If every member plants a tree a year, we will plant about one million trees a year".

Posted on Monday, January 16, 2017 - 11:59am

Association of Environmental Journalists (AEJ) secretary general Charles Mkoka: "With the newly-constructed stadium in this stretch of the river, we thought it wise to contribute towards...

Posted on Friday, January 13, 2017 - 11:25am

Phindu Tobacco Growers Association acting president Robert Tauka: " So far, we have planted 10 000 trees in T/As Kabudula and Ngwangwa.

Posted on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 11:01am

Blantyre district forestry officer Geoffrey Kanyerere: "Indeed, I can confirm that the district just like others, has not been spared from the high deforestation and environmental...

Posted on Monday, January 9, 2017 - 10:45am

Major Desmond Sikelo: "At the moment we want to plant 10 thousand trees, but as the season progresses we may plant even more trees".

Posted on Sunday, January 1, 2017 - 11:58am

ESCOM is expected to be split into Electricity Generation Company and ESCOM Residual, which are expected to be operational from January 1 2017.

Posted on Sunday, December 25, 2016 - 8:44pm

"2016 a bad year," says Goodall Gondwe -Malawi Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development

Posted on Sunday, December 25, 2016 - 8:22pm

REN's 2016 Annual Report is now available online.


Posted on Sunday, December 25, 2016 - 8:12pm

Gearing Up: Sustainable Energy for All is ready for 2017

We believe we can – and indeed, must – secure those three targets well before 2030.

Posted on Saturday, December 24, 2016 - 12:00am

"Government has suspended timber harvesting in Chikangawa forest and other in the country to reduce increasing cases of deforestation..."