Malawi - The Support to Local Economic Development Project

Project Summary

Approval Date 24 Sep 2008
Signature Date 19 Nov 2008
Planned Completion Date 30 Dec 2016
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 2016
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Social
DAC Sector Code 11330
Environmental Category 2
Commitment U.A 13,999,974.91
Status Completion

Project Objectives

The objective of the project is to improve the socio-economic well being of the local population and strengthen economic growth in selected growth centres. Specifically, the project will seek to: (i) contribute to poverty reduction by fostering enterprise development through public-private initiatives; (ii) support productive investments to stimulate pro-poor economic growth in four selected growth centres; and (iii) contribute towards the creation of an enabling environment for local economic development through targeted capacity building interventions at the national and district levels.

Participating Organization

African Development Fund
Government Of Malawi
Ministry of Local Government & Rural Development


IATI identifier 46002-P-MW-IE0-002
Last Update 15 Apr 2021


Contact Details

Name BANDA Kelvin Kanswala

Geographic Location

Country Malawi
Coordinates Location Name
-13.2957 33.908 Ntchisi District
-11.8543 33.6078 Mzimba District
-14.0824 34.9165 Monkey Bay
-14.393 35.3466 Mangochi District
-13.1579 33.8145 Malomo
-12.3333 33.55 Jenda Theo
-15.6667 35.6667 Phalombe District