Civil Society Organisations as actors of Governance and Development Work in the Field


Total budget: EUR 610 114

Total amount of EDF contribution (EC): EUR 549 102

Third party co-financing contribution: EUR 61 012


Overall Objective: Development of an Integrated Solid Waste Management system for Blantyre and Lilongwe to increase recycling and reduce greenhouse gasses.


  • Set-up a commercial composting facility in Lilongwe to produce compost for improved crop resilience and reduce GHG emissions from landfills.
  • Reduce the cost of recycling of organic waste by promoting separation of waste.
  • Strengthen the motivation and capacity of Blantyre & Lilongwe City Councils to enforce regulation.
  • Develop a composting association and certification.
EUR 610 114
Civil Society and Media
Contact Details

EU Delegation to Malawi

European Union
This action is co-financed in joint co-financing by: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: EUR 61 012
Waste Advisors