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Commemoration of Special Days World Water Day  

Commemoration of special days on environment on mainstream media has been one of the biggest and effective tools used to generate enthusiasm and promote popular participation of environmental management and increase public awareness, knowledge and under- standing on different environmental related issues among various target group.  The use of single idea messages is mostly attractive …

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Environmental Talk and Quiz

Environmental Education talks and quizzes are done to impart students with knowledge and skill for solving environmental problems.  Students had a chance to win note books and writing materials. The objective of the hikes is to emphasize the effects of climate change and biodiversity loss crises, and the need for urgent appropriate action to solve …

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Environmental Education Activities Pictorial Focus

WESM Blantyre Branch carries out a variety of environmental education activities with concerned stakeholders. Activities In Summary WESM Blantyre branch successfully recruited clubs in all schools around MUST at Goliati zone, prepared a workshop training with the head teachers, club patrons and Matrons and facilitated in forming the Goliati zone wildlife committee. Trained and is …

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Monitoring Of Artificial Nesting Boxes In Liwonde National Park

Photo of Tamara the environmental education officer monitoring the boxes. In June 2021, WESM together with Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST), World Parrot Trust and Mulanje Outdoor Adventures set 60 artificial box nests in Liwonde National Park to see if the cavity dwelling species will take up and reside in these boxes.  Mopane …

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Dwangwa Bee-Keeping Initiative

Photo of packed honey ready for consumption. Bee keeping initiative is one of the most common alternative income generating activities that is used as a way of conserving nature. This initiative involves communities in producing and selling honey as an environmental friendly way of generating income instead of destroying nature through poaching and deforestation to …