COMMUNITY BASED RESILIENCE ANALYSIS (CoBRA) ASSESSMENT REPORT for Zomba, Ntcheu and Nkhata Bay Districts in Malawi
This report outlines the findings of the first comprehensive Community Based Resilience Analysis (CoBRA) assessment undertaken in Malawi on 6th – 14th March 2017 with special focus on Zomba, Ntcheu and Nkhata Bay districts (Figure 1). It was carried out by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Malawi Office and the Government of Malawi through the Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Environment under the resilience/adaptation flagship project-ADAPT-PLAN which is a new UNDP/GEF project concerned with mainstreaming adaptation into development planning at national and district level in Malawi. The assessment was supported financially by the Global Environmental Facility (GEF). It also received additional technical backstopping received from the UNDP Global Policy Centre on Resilient Ecosystems and Desertification (GC-RED) based in Nairobi.