The natural resources of the lake Chilwa wetland and catchment are utilised in a sustainable manner by local communities, for their benefit, through:
Wetland and Catchment.
b) in fulfilment of the Ramsar Convention for which Malawi is a signatory
and Lake Chilwa is a listed site;
district personnel, extension staff and selected communities in the riparian
districts of Lake Chilwa.
ORGANISATION, MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION
The project will be implemented under the overall responsibility of the Environmental District Officers in the three districts supported by the Assistant Project Manager and the Chief Technical Adviser. The project organisation is proposed as follows:
PHASE l: Two and half years (October 1998 – March 2001)
PHASE ll.: Three and half years (April 2001 – September 2004)
PHASE l: Danish Kroner (DKK) 11,520,350 (equivalent to MK 72,893,205 at
the rate of MK 6.3 = DKK 1)