Department of Forestry, Malawi

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The Department of Forestry of Malawi’s Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining is a government agency established to plan and provide technical extension guidelines and facilitate forestry development on customary land and forest reserves, and participation of all stakeholders in the sustainable management of Malawi’s natural resources.  Department works to ensure the sustainable development and utilization of forest resources, goods and services for socioeconomic development and poverty reduction.Its primary objectives are to build local forest governance, support community forest management, improve smallholder livelihoods, and strengthen forest extension.