National Report

  published: 26 Jun 2017

National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan II

  • Malawi
  • National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans (NBSAPs)
This National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan II is a framework for action that will guide Malawi to sustainably manage its biodiversity. The Strategy outlines the status of the biological resources in Malawi and provides strategies, targets and actions to be taken to ensure their sustainable management.. This Strategy strives to attain improved capacity and knowledge on biodiversity management; increased mainstreaming of biodiversity in sectoral and local development policies and plans; reduced direct pressures on biodiversity; improved status of biodiversity through safeguarding of ecosystems, species and genetic diversity; and enhanced benefits to all from biodiversity and ecosystem services. The strategy is in line with the Malawi Growth and Development Strategy II, which prioritises biodiversity management programs among other socio-economic and environmental issues as well as the Global Strategy for Biodiversity and the Aichi Targets.
  • National / Federal
  • Approved
  • National Policy
  • Minister (please specify)
Minister of Environment, Energy and Mining
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