CISANET NATIONAL CONFERENCE TO REFLECT ON MALAWI AGRICULTURE AT 50

The Civil Society Agriculture Network (CISANET) will hold a two day National Conference whose theme is Malawi Agriculture at 50: Towards a Common Vision for the Next 50 years.

The National Conference will be held at Crossroads Hotel in Lilongwe on 30th and 31st July, 2014. Renowned Malawians will speak on a number of issues affecting the agriculture sector.

CISANET Green Belt Initiative (GBI) Policy Dialogue

 CISANET with a financial support from Irish Aid and the EU organised an Agricultural Policy Dialogue that was held at the Crossroads Hotel in Lilongwe on Wednesday, 26th September 2012 starting from 5:00pm to 7:30pm. During the dialogue meeting, there was a paper presented by Dr Henry Chingaipe on Greenbelt Initiative: Policy Process and Civic Engagement. Dr. Chingaipe is a consultant from the Institute for Policy Research and Social Empowerment (IPRSE)

CISANET CONCERNED WITH STATE OF AFFAIRS IN THE AGRICULTURE SECTOR

Willie KalumulaThe Civil Society Agriculture Network (CISANET) has expressed concern with the state of affairs in the agriculture sector saying it is disheartening to note that the problem of hunger is ever increasing.

CISANET board chairperson Willie Kalamula on Wednesday observed that over the past 50 years Malawi has seen a lot of changes taking place in the agriculture sector. He said some have had a direct positive impact while others did not.