Republic of Malawi
The Department of Forestry is the lead agency in the administration of the National Forest Policy and the Forestry Act in Malawi.
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To ensure sustainable development, conservation and utilisation of forestry resources for socio-economic growth and development of Malawi.
To become a dynamic, high performing, consultative and client-focused authority which promotes, builds and ensures sustainable development, utilisation, protection and management of forests to reduce poverty.
To guide, plan, coordinate, facilitate and promote active participation of all stakeholders in the sustainable development and utilisation of forest resources, goods and services for socio-economic development.
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Malawi Watershed Services Improvement Project
Discover how MWASIP is restoring degraded landscapes in priority river basins and improving water security, agricultural productivity and livelihoods in the country.
Malawi Environment Protection Authority (MEPA) collaborated with the Department of Forestry in a tree planting commemoration at Mphepozinai Heath Centre in Ntcheu.
20 Jan 2023
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Climate Change through the Department of Forestry graced RAIPLY tree planting initiative at Kalungulu C133 and Thanthe FP School...
18 Jan 2023
13 Jan 2023
"Welcome to the Department of Forestry. Our mission is to guide, plan, coordinate, facilitate and promote active participation of all stakeholders in the sustainable development and utilization of forest resources, goods and services for socio-economic development."
Friday, 14 June 2019
Tuesday, 4 June 2019
Sunday, 15 December 2019