Country Brief

Malawi is a land-locked and densely populated country located in sub-Saharan Africa. Malawi as one of the most vulnerable countries in sub-Saharan Africa to the deleterious impacts of climate change. Because of the country’s vulnerability to climate change, there is urgent need to undertake interventions to enhance the resilience of productive sectors to the associated negative impacts. Notwithstanding its very low emissions, Malawi as a Party to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has made firm decisions and plans to move the country’s development pathways towards a green economy based on national circumstances and capabilities.