The United Nations General Assembly adopted resolutions, A/RES/47/193 of 22nd December 1992 by which 22nd March of each year was declared World Day for Water, which has been observed  since 1993, in conformity with the recommendations of the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) contained in Chapter 18 (Fresh Water) of Agenda 21. States were invited to devote the day, as appropriate in the national context, to organise concrete activities such as the promotion of public awareness through the publication and diffusion of documentaries and the organization of conferences, round tables, seminars and expositions related to the conservation and development of water resources and the implementation of the recommendations of Agenda 21.

Malawi is endowed with numerous water bodies including the 3rd largest freshwater lake in Africa. This resource is precuious and need to be preseved and manageed in sustainable manner.

 

 

 

Lake Malawi