WASHINGTON, November 8, 2016— The World Bank has approved $174 million to help millions of Malawians facing food shortages and other drought induced challenges recover and build resilience against future weather related shocks.
On behalf of the Board of trustees and the Secretariat of the Civil Society Agriculture Network, I would like to welcome you our guest of honor, the Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development to this function. It is really a great honour to us for you to grace this occasion.
The Civil Society Agriculture Network (CISANET) on 4th and 5th October held its 2016 National Conference under the theme “Agriculture for Development and Transformation Agenda in Malawi”.
The conference was held the Bingu International Conference Centre (BICC) in Lilongwe where a number of seasoned and distinguished persons spoke and made presentations on several topics.Distinguished scholar Dr Stanley Khaila delivered a key note address. Find below the key note text.
Two young rural women farmers from Malawian successfully climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania recently to make their demand voices heard and also as a symbol of determination to have land rights in the country.
The Civil Society Agriculture Network (CISANET) has announced that the 2016 CISANET National Conference will be held on the 4th and 5th October under the theme “Agriculture for Development and Transformation Agenda in Malawi”.
The conference will take place at the Bingu International Conference Centre and it is expected that the Vice President of the Republic of Malawi, Right Honourable Dr Saulosi Chilima will be guest of honour.