Proposed amendments to the Malawi mines and minerals bill 2015

Malawi Mines Bill

As part of its capacity building programme to enhance SADC MPs oversight role in the extractive industries, SARW has conducted training for parliamentarians in the region on the use and application its Resource Barometer. In Malawi, SARW, in partnership with Citizens for Justice and SADC-PF worked with Members of the Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources, Energy and Mining to review the draft Mines and Minerals Bill to identify areas that need review and strengthening. The recommendations have been well received by the Malawi government for consideration and the full report can be sourced . The discussion taking place in Malawi between government and the Committee on the Mines and Minerals Bill will ensure that major areas of discord in the Bill are ironed out well before it is finally presented in parliament next year.