NEWS & EVENTS
A local organisation known as St. George Academy and Orphanage Support Trust has won the support of members from surrounding communities in saving the main catchment area for Likhubula River in Blantyre district.
This is being realised through a two-year project called Kunthembwe Environmental Conservation and Land Rehabilitation which the organisation is implementing under group village headman Makanjira in the area of traditional authority Kunthembwe.
On Friday 13th January 2017, MEET held the 2014 – 2015 Annual general Meeting at Sogecoa Golden Peacock Hotel in Lilongwe. Under the theme “what defines us is how well we rise after falling”, the Chairperson on MEET’s Board of Trustees described the difficult and challenging journey that MEET has travelled through in the last four says, saying, it was the most challenging period in the history of the organization.
At the 54th Board of Trustees and Governors meeting, held on Thursday 22nd December 2016, Board members elected Mr. Chris Mwambene (CURE) as the new Chairperson of the Board of Governors and Mr. Lyson Kampira (NCST) as the Vice-Chairperson of the Board of Governors.
Action for Sustainable Development-ASUD says environmental degradation can be history in the country if communities are encouraged to engage into alternative sources of income like fish farming.