When was National Climate Change Management Policy (NCCMP) Approved?Last updated: 25/02/2021
The NCCMP was approved in 2016. The policy seeks “To promote climate change adaptation, mitigation, technology transfer and capacity building for sustainable livelihoods through Green Economy measures for Malawi”.
Does Malawi have a National Greenhouse Gas Inventory System (GHG-IS)Last updated: 19/06/2019
Yes The GHG-IS was supported by USAID through PERFORM Project. The Inventory has been compiled for a period between 2010 and 2017. The Inventory will be updated on annual basis. You can now track the national GHG emission estimates since 1990 to update. Read more
Does Malawi have an National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan (NBSAP)?Last updated: 19/06/2019
Yes Malawi developed its NBSAP II for 2015 to 2025. *NBSAP II
How to obtain an Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) PermitLast updated: 19/06/2019
One has to complete and submit an ABS Application Form.
- Application Form
Does Malawi have an Environmental Managament Act (EMA)Last updated: 19/06/2019
Malawi is currently using the 1996 EMA. However, the revised EMA has been gazetted and is not yet enforced.