Dr Wilfred Kadewa

Name : Dr Wilfred Kadewa

Email : Mail@must.acc

Position : Director, NSCES

He is an environmental pollution and resource management specialist. He holds a PhD in Applied Sciences from Cranfield University.

His expertise is in mechanistic understanding of processes as applied to water, wastewater treatment, and water and soil remediation technologies and relationships between water, sanitation, soil and climate change.

Current research projects include greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture and waste management, activities on climate predictions–impacts and adaptations; water recycling (grey and black water); ecological sanitation and environmental health; and biochemical pollution of water resources.

Dr Kadewa has over 17 years professional experience in environmental management and development. He has also worked on vulnerability assessments, environmental (climate change) investment planning, environmental monitoring and action planning, water resources management; and environmental and social impacts assessment.

His working career stretches back to 2001-2003 when he worked as a focal point for preparation of state of environment reports, action planning and micro-project formulation at community, district and national level for Malawi, and the Global Environmental Outlook. Then environmental impact assessments for civil projects under Scott Wilson Malawi from 2003 to 2004, and in academia since 2004 with University of Malawi (Unima) and then Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (Luanar).

He joined MUST in 2019.