Mzimba Forestry Authorities Hail SAMALA Project Implementing Partners

Forestry authorities at Khonsolo in Mzimba district have praised the efforts of Total Land Care, YONECO and International Centre for Research in Agroforestry (ICRAF) for their commitment to fostering collaboration with stakeholders in the implementation of Sustainable Land Management (SAMALA) Project. Senior Forest Guard Edwin Chipeta explained that the approach taken by the organizations was…

Ensuring a Safe Journey to School for Children

YONECO, in collaboration with the Malawi Police Service, held a road safety session on 20 January, 2023 at Kalambwe Primary School in the area of Traditional Authority (T/A) Mkumbira in Nkhata Bay district. The purpose of the session was to educate the schoolchildren on how to safely cross the main road to and from school,…

YONECO and Partners Plant 600 Trees at Mphepozinayi Health Centre

YONECO, alongside its partners and community members, participated in a tree-planting activity at Mphepozinayi Health Centre in the area of Traditional Authority (T/A) Njolomole in Ntcheu district on December 20th, 2023. A total of 600 trees were planted around the health facility in line with the interventions being advocated for in the 2022/2023 National Forestry…

Promoting Child Rights through Sports

YONECO has intensified the use sports as a tool for promoting children’s rights and welfare. This year, YONECO has introduced on sports for social change interventions at Soche Hill Football ground where a total of 52 children are participating in the activities. Through the sessions, YONECO is engaging the young participants on rights and their…

YONECO Joins Stakeholders in District Cleanup Exercise

A few decades ago, shopping baskets were a must when going out for shopping until plastic bags came in as their replacement. However, some decades of heavy use and reckless disposal of plastics has led to severe environmental damage.   Thus, on 13 January, 2023, YONECO and various stakeholders in Ntcheu district organized a cleanup…

YONECO Engages Primary School Authorities and Stakeholders in Rumphi

On 10 January, 2023, YONECO presented issues that are negatively impacting on children’s education around Bumba Zone in Rumphi district during a meeting that was attended by various education stakeholders and authorities in the district. The issues were presented before the Primary Education Advisor (PEA), members of various Parents Teachers Associations, Mother Groups and School…