Month: May 2021

Creating Networks and Community Engagement in Ghana

By Joella Korczak, Seawater Solutions Programme Officer We believe that conservation and reforestation of ecosystems and rural development are a catalyst for each other. Integrating community members and local stakeholders are key for a successful and sustainable project, including factors such as knowledge transfer and empowerment. While including locals in the process of our projects, …

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Chambo in Chikwawa

By Chris Eccles, Seawater Solutions Environmental Coordinator Well what a busy few weeks it’s been here in Chikwawa! The rains have come to an end but our crops will keep on growing right through the dry season by using the saline groundwater to grow our tasty halophytes. Farmers generally rely on rain water during the …

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Time to Taste!

By Chris Eccles, Seawater Solutions Environmental Coordinator When we first came to Malawi, needless to say, we were pretty excited. Since then we have set up an agriculture site in the Chikwawa region with our partners at Challenges Malawi which is growing the country’s first ever Salicornia! We’re back after a few months away and …

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