Sustainable Rural Growth and Development Initiative (SRGDI), rebranded to Sustainable Development Initiative (SDI) in 2017. This was done in order that we align ourselves to our strategic objectives and serve better, We are the same organisation but now bigger and better in terms of program implementation and coverage. Get to know us more.....
Sustainable Development Initiative (SDI), is non‐profit making, local non‐governmental organization registered with the Government of Malawi with company registration number 8541. SDI is registered with the Council for Non Governmental Organizations in Malawi (CONGOMA) with Registration number C762/2014 and Certificate Number 01/169. SDI is also registered with the Non Government Organizations (NGO) Board of Malawi, registration number NGO/R/13/52.
To improve the quality of lives and livelihoods of people and promote sustainable development
Healthy and empowered communities, living in a sustainable, peaceful and enabling environment to fulfill their potential, raise their living standards and care for the environment
Strategic Objective 1:
We will transform the lives of the most vulnerable and marginalized people especially, Children, Youth and Women
Strategic Objective 2:
We will strengthen enhence resilience and wealth of communities through improved food security, economic enhancement, disaster disaster risk reduction and access to markets.
Strategic Objective 3:
We will strengthen and identify new partnerships and collaborations
Strategic Objective 4:
We will increase SDI’s financial and organizational capacity and strengthen accountability
Are you a disaster risk reduction academic, practitioner ,working in humanitarian assistance or disaster-related fields? The Southern Africa Society for Disaster Reduction (SASDiR) Biennial Conference is Back!
SASDiR will be holding the its 5thBiennial Conference to be held in the city of Blantyre in Malawi in October, 2020. The conference will bring together academics, practitioners, and any other stakeholders in disaster risk and disaster-related fields. SASDiR mainly focuses on the SADC region however values perspectives from all over the world.
SASDiR2020 will be co-hosted by Sustainable Development Initiative (SDI), the Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST),and the Department of Disaster Management Affairs (DODMA) of the government of Malawi. Previously, the conference has been held in South Africa (2012&2018), Namibia (2014) and Zimbabwe (2016). Please watch this space for updates!!
PROMOTING SOLAR ENERGY
Get a solar lamp for your family, school, clinic, office or business place at an affordable price from our offices. You can also sponsor a solar lamp for a family in rural communities who are living in the dark each and every day or a student that want to study at night .