Nzima Nyika Foundation 31 03 09

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Nzima Nyika Foundation 31 03 09

  1. 1. CREATION OF THE NYIKA FOUNDATION Humphrey Nzima PROGRAMME COORDINATOR Sustainable Management of Nyika TFCA
  2. 2. CONTEXT: MALAWI-ZAMBIA TFCA
  3. 3. CONTEXT: NYIKA TFCA
  4. 4. CONTEXT: SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF NYIKA TFCA Purpose: Establish effective transfrontier conservation of biodiversity and sustainable livelihood of communities in Nyika TFCA
  5. 5. CREATION OF NF <ul><li>Purpose </li></ul><ul><li>Provide long-term sustainable financing </li></ul><ul><li>Provide appropriate institutional arrangements </li></ul>
  6. 6. VISION The populations around the Nyika TFCA benefit from a well preserved Nyika ecosystem which is strongly supported by the governments of the two countries, including local stakeholders, private investors and local communities who see the TFCA as a driver of local economic development.
  7. 7. MISSION To ensure biodiversity conservation and improve the local economy and livelihoods in the Nyika TFCA through modern and efficient management of the ecosystem and innovative approaches to local economic and social development.
  8. 8. LEGAL STRUCTURE <ul><li>Non-profit organization registered in UK </li></ul><ul><li>Registered to operate in Zambia & Malawi </li></ul><ul><li>Secretariat in Zambia or Malawi </li></ul>
  9. 9. Governance Structure <ul><li>Public-private partnership </li></ul><ul><li>Civil society in the majority </li></ul><ul><li>Equal representation from Malawi & Zambia </li></ul><ul><li>Government (2), private sector (2), local communities (2), reputable personalities (2), international NGO (1) </li></ul>
  10. 10. PROGRESS <ul><li>Profile drafted </li></ul><ul><li>Consultancy to design NF and its investment strategy underway </li></ul>
  11. 11. WORKSHOP EXPECTATIONS <ul><li>Success factors for trust funds (their relative importance) </li></ul><ul><li>Relationship between Governments and trusts </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluation of trusts and their impacts on conservation and sustainable livelihoods </li></ul><ul><li>What kind of training in needed for trustees and executive staff </li></ul>

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