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Victims rest during a previous tragedy in 2016 - File Photo Mangochi, November 16, 2017: Mangochi District Council has established that the stormy rain that poured on early this week in the district has left over 52 houses damages in two villages of Matambo and Chipalamawamba in the area of Traditional…
Mwanza, November 16, 2017: Three people have been injured while roofs of two school blocks at Ching’ombe Primary School were blown off in Mwanza District.  Villages in Group Village Head (GVH) of Kunkhoma and Njanjama in the area of Traditional Authority (TA) Nthache were affected by the stormy rains which…
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…
Bonn, Germany, November 9, 2017: The Green Climate Fund (GCF) has doubled the amount of approved climate finance during the past year, to assist developing countries implement climate change actions. The climate actions include adaptation, mitigation, technology transfer, capacity building and reduction of emissions from deforestation and forest degradation. This…
Delegates at COP 23 in Bonn, Germany Bonn, Germany, November 8, Mana: The 25 like-minded developing countries attending the 23rd Conference of Parties (COP23) in Bonn, Germany have pushed for developed countries to deliver on their commitments under the Kyoto Protocol which has three years to go before its second…
Bonn, November 8, Mana:  HSBC, a private bank in the United States of America has pledged to provide US$100 billion in financing and investment to all developing countries by 2025 to help combat climate change. The pledge comes amidst the 23rd Conference of Parties (COP 23) that is under way…
Bonn, November 06, Mana: The twenty-third Annual Conference of the Parties (COP 23) under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC) started on Monday in Bonn, Germany with over 10,000 government delegates from across the world including Malawi in attendance. This year’s conference, which runs from 6 -17 November,…
Nkhotakota, November 4, 2017: Nkhotakota First Grade Magistrate (FGM) Court has convicted and sentenced Faliki Simeon and Thomson Zindo to 13 years imprisonment with hard labour (IHL) for killing an elephant in Nkhotakota Wild Life Reserve. The court  through Central Region Prosecution Officer, Levison Mangani heard that the two  during…
Lilongwe, November 3, 2017: Lilongwe Society for the Protection and Care of Animals (LSPCA) through the Department of Animal Health and Livestock said they are committed to raise the status of animal welfare standards in Malawi and around the globe. LSPCA Humane Education Coordinator, Edson Chiweta made the remarks Friday…
Lilongwe, November 3, 2017: Government has urged journalists in the country to report issues on environment effectively Deputy Director of Biodiversity and Planning at Environmental Affairs Department Ben Yasin said this Friday in Lilongwe during the official opening of a-two-day media training on sustainable environment. He said it is important…

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Building resilience through fish farming

 Building resilience through fish farming

Mchinji, July 19: Fisheries and aquaculture are a vital source of nutritious food, says the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO). Yet their current production and supply is failing to meet the global demand in terms of nutrition requirements and sustaining the livelihoods of many. In Malawi,...