20 November 2017
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Blantyre, November 10, 2017, Mana:  The Department of Climate Change and Meteorological Services (MET) has confirmed that the 2017/18 rainy season has commenced in the South based on the ‘behaviours of the clouds’. The revelation was made available to Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Friday during an interaction with MET…
Nsanje, November 17: Authorities in the disaster prone Nsanje district have called for collaboration among stakeholders implementing disaster related interventions in planning for the impending disasters so they are not caught off-guard when the disasters strike. This has been called amid fears of imminent Lanina as predicted by the weather…
Blantyre, November 16, 2016: The Department of Climate Change and Meteorological Services issued some precautionary warnings that are important for people’s safety during the rainy season. In an Interview with the Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Tuesday, Metrological Services Director Jollam Nkhokwe said care should be taken during the whole…
Mzuzu, November 15, 2016: Mzuzu City Council (MCC) has identified 400 plots on safer ground for people who were affected by floods and those living in disaster-prone areas within the city for them to build their houses on, in a bid to protect them from the same. The city’s gesture…
Lilongwe, September 16: European Union embassies around the world are celebrating the climate diplomacy week with events taking place to highlight climate action in the EU and beyond. Climate diplomacy involves the interface between national interest debates and international cooperation as well as accurate assessment of other countries interests and…
Karonga, October 20: Plan International Malawi in conjunction with the World Food Program (WFP) will from November this year food and transfer cash over 11, 000 vulnerable households in Karonga. Disaster Risk Reduction and Response Manager for Plan International Malawi Tambuzgani Msiska disclosed this during a meeting with District Civil…
Mchinji, October 10, 2015: The Acting General Secretary of Malawi Council of Churches Bishop Gilford Matonga says there is need for the faith community to incorporate issues of climate change in  messages that they preach in churches to raise awareness on the effects of climate change. Matonga made the remarks…
Salima, September 12:  Total Land Care (TLC) says has set aside funds amounting to MK 40 million to support adult literacy classes for beneficiaries of climate change adaptation interventions in three districts of Salima, Nkhotakota and Ntchisi. Speaking to Malawi News Agency  (Mana) on Friday in Salima at a certificate…
Blantyre, September 2:  The Department of Climate Change and Meteological Services has attributed the chilly weather pattern being experienced in the country to transitional from winter to summer period. The Department’s Head of Public Weather Services Ellina Kululanga disclosed this in an interview with Malawi news Agency on Tuesday. “We…
Lilongwe, September 2, 2014, Mana: Government has launched a National Adaptation Plan (NAP) process aimed at reducing vulnerability to the impacts of climate change.   Speaking during the launch at Capital Hotel in Lilongwe, Principal Secretary (PS) for Environment and Climate Change Management in the Ministry of Natural Resource, Energy…

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