Mr. Evans Davie Njewa
Institution: Ministry of Natural Resources and Climate Change Environmental Affairs
Mr Evans Njewa graduated from Bunda College, University of Malawi in 1990 with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Agriculture with Credit. Evans has a Master of Policy Studies degree from SARIPS /SAPES Trust obtained in the cohort September 1997 – September 1999. Mr. Njewa is currently working as a Chief Environmental Officer responsible for climate change (finance, adaptation, mitigation, planning), biodiversity, Global Environment Facility (GEF), Green Climate Fund (GCF). Evans has been a Board member of the Green Climate Fund and the Adaptation Fund, and is a Lead Negotiator on climate finance for the 46 least developed countries since 2009. Evans has been a Lead Negotiator for Malawi on Climate Change since 2005.
Relevant skills on climate change adaptation:
National project coordinator for preparation, implementation and monitoring of the Malawi National Adaptation Programmes of Action (NAPA) and National Adaptation Plan (NAP); Coordinated development, implementation and monitoring of project funding proposals funded by GEF, GCF, UNDP, FAO; Prepared environment and natural resources policies, work plans and budget estimates.