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Low Cost Smart Technologies for Improved Livelihoods

Written by Rainwater Harvesting Association of Malawi  |  Added on October 9, 2018

The CCAP SMART Center (Malawi) located in the northern City of Mzuzu opened its doors to the public on 5th October, 2018 for an Open day. The day was aimed at raising awareness on a number of technologies that are
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Workshop Participants

Knowledge Sharing and Networking on Flood Based Farming Systems, Sudan

Written by Rainwater Harvesting Association of Malawi  |  Added on July 23, 2018

  A Knowledge Sharing and Networking Workshop on Flood Based Farming Systems was recently held in Port Sudan, Sudan from 14th – 15th July 2018. The workshop brought together different experts, researchers, government officials, NGOs, farmers and other stakeholders who
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Harnessing Community Action in Climate Adaptation; Lessons from CBA12

Written by Rainwater Harvesting Association of Malawi  |  Added on June 22, 2018

There is a need for increased adoption of local experiences that drive action to reduce harsh effects of climate change. The call was made by delegates during the recently concluded 12th Community Based Adaptation Forum (CBA 12) in Lilongwe Malawi.
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Flood Based Farming Systems; Approaches to Enhancing Community Resilience to Climate Change

Written by Rainwater Harvesting Association of Malawi  |  Added on June 21, 2018

Flood Based Farming Systems (FBFS) have been the mainstay of livelihoods in many areas that experience flash or annual flooding in Malawi. The uncertainty of rain fed agriculture has made farmers in these areas to look at FBFS as a
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CBA 12 Conference

Flood Based Livelihood Network at the CBA 12 Conference 2018

Written by Rainwater Harvesting Association of Malawi  |  Added on June 12, 2018

The Rainwater Harvesting Association of Malawi (RHAM), host of the Flood Based Livelihood Network- Malawi Chapter was honored to have a market place pitch at the Community Based Adaptation Conference No 12 (CBA 12) currently underway in Lilongwe Malawi. The
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FBLN Workshop Participants

National Workshop on Flood Based Livelihood Systems in Malawi

Written by Rainwater Harvesting Association of Malawi  |  Added on September 21, 2017

The 1st National Workshop on Flood Based Livelihood Systems (FBFS) and Rainwater Harvesting (RWH) for Malawi was held on 1st September 2017 at Lilongwe Hotel in the Capital City, Lilongwe. The meeting was attended by experts from a cross range
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Campaign on Road-run off Harvesting

Written by Rainwater Harvesting Association of Malawi  |  Added on August 20, 2017

The Flood Based Livelihood Network, Malawi Chapter will in the month of September conduct a massive campaign on road-run off harvesting in Lilongwe District, central Malawi. The area targeted is constitutes the catchment area of Kamuzu Dam which is the
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A group of FBFS farmers pose for a picture in Karonga District (Picture by Henry Msukwa, 26th July 2017)

Review of Flood Based Livelihood Systems Experiences in Malawi

Written by Rainwater Harvesting Association of Malawi  |  Added on August 20, 2017

Introduction The Rainwater Harvesting Association of Malawi, together with the Flood Based Livelihood Network and Meta Meta Research Based in Netherlands are implementing a three year joint programme called “Africa to Asia and Back Again; Testing the Adaptation of Flood
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