making the carbon market work for poor communities

Member organisations

Positive Steps

Positive Steps  
Contact person Clement Chiwala
Phone +265 01 553 703/088 835 6709
Postal address P.O. Box 108, Balaka
Office address Behind NBS Bank, Balaka

The history of Positive goes way back to 2003 when a few local Balaka rural residents were moved with the plight of HIV/AIDS victims and the livelihood of the households; the prevailing gender imbalances and inequitable access to social amenities.

Our Vision: We envision a world in which all human beings are morally, mentally and physically developed and have opportunities to reach their full potential.

Core strengths
  • Well defined structures of management both at institutional and programmes levels.
  • Existing competent and committed staff in the programmes.
  • Recognition by donors and other partners for example local government.
  • Ability and experience to work with and well placed in the grassroots communities.
  • Availability of basic resources in most of the programs.
  • Trust from foreign and local partners.
  • Developed staff sustainability plan.
Geographical scope

Malawi (Registered to cover all districts) but at the moment working in Balaka.