Organization

  • Is this your organization?Update your profile
  • Christian Aid Malawi CA Malawi
    Chiristian Aid Malawi Office Paul Kagame Road, Area 6 P/Bag B369
    Area 6 Lilongwe
    Malawi

    Email: malawi-info@christian-aid.org
    Phone: +265 1752 944
    Website: http://www.christianaid.org.uk/Malawi

    https://www.preventionweb.net/organizations/10794/view

    Email sent!

    An email has been sent to the email addresses provided, with a link to this content.

    Thank you for sharing!

    OK

THE ORGANIZATION PROFILE IS NOW LIVE!

×

Christian Aid Malawi (CA Malawi)

Non-Governmental Organization

http://www.christianaid.org.uk/Malawi

A self sustained healthy and resilient society free from poverty championed by a vibrant, dynamic, well resourced and motivated team that is transparent and accountable, and strives to attain top-quality results and provides an enriching work experience for all.

VIEW FULL PROFILE

 

Add Content

Got new content?

Mission

A self sustained healthy and resilient society free from poverty championed by a vibrant, dynamic, well resourced and motivated team that is transparent and accountable, and strives to attain top-quality results and provides an enriching work experience for all.

Disaster Reduction Goal

The programme aims to contribute to the attainment of the Hyogo Framework for Action by halving disaster losses and increasing communities’ resilience to climate change by 2015 in Malawi. This will enable households to build resilient livelihoods that are sustainable and profitable, incorporating natural resource management and risk reduction, increasing adaptive capacity and enabling vulnerable households to have a voice in decisions affecting them.

Policies and Programmes in DRR

1. Enhancing Community Resilience Programme ( ECRP)
2. Bridging Disaster Response with Preparedness and Resilience in Chikwawa

Membership in Key Networks

Civil Society Network on Climate Change
ACT Alliance
Civil Society in Agriculture Network ( CISANET)
Ccouncil of Non Government Organizations in Malawi ( CONGOMA)

Making disaster risk reduction a policy priority, institutional strengthening (HFA 1)

- advocacy to meanstream DRR into development planning processes at natonal and local level.
- influencing DRR policies and legislation at national level,
- Monitoring DRR implementation by government (Budget monitoring)

Risk assessment and early warning systems (HFA 2)

- Participatory Vulnerability and Capacity Assessment (PVCA)
- Developing community early warning

Education, information and public awareness (HFA 3)

- DRR in School Programmes
- Capacity and institutional Building e.g. Village Civil Protection Committees ( VCPCs)
- Public Awareness at local and national level

Reducing underlying risk factors (HFA 4)

- Afforestation
- Conservation Agriculture

Preparedness for effective response (HFA 5)

- Contingency Planning
- Disaster Risk Mitigation

Disaster Risk Reduction Focal Point(s)

MacDuff Phiri
Country Manager
E-mail: mphiri@christian-aid.org

Update profile

Do you have new information?

  • Chiristian Aid Malawi Office Paul Kagame Road, Area 6 P/Bag B369 Area 6 Lilongwe Malawi

Organization website screenshot

Badges

  • Conferences:  - 5th AFRP

Explore Working Areas