Mayamiko Mwenda
Water & Sanitation Program Manager

Mayamiko joined Orant Charities Africa in September, 2020 as a Water & Sanitation Program Manager. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Water Resources Management and Development from Mzuzu University. In addition to his studies, Mayamiko also holds a certificate in Project Monitoring and Evaluation from Mpemba Staff Development Institute (SDI).

Mayamiko has over 3 years work experience in the WASH sector especially in Project management and implementation of donor funded projects. Mayamiko previously worked with GOAL Malawi, Basic Services Development Agency (BASEDA) in Chikwawa and Machinga districts respectively. Since he joined Mayamiko has been leading borehole drilling & repairs, training of water point committees (WPCs), fostering stakeholder partnerships, community mobilization, promotion of sanitation and hygiene as well as development of monitoring and evaluation of the Orant water program.

In his free time Mayamiko likes watching soccer, movies and socializing with friends. He is not yet married and hopes of getting married soon.

Stories From The Field

The Orant Journal Girls from the Chayamba Secondary School with their new masks and handwashing buckets from Orant Reopening Schools May Be the Safest Option for Girls in Malawi School usually starts in Malawi on the 7th of September. This year was different because of Covid-19. The government allowed only students in their final year …
Mayamiko Mwenda Water & Sanitation Program Manager Mayamiko joined Orant Charities Africa in September, 2020 as a Water & Sanitation Program Manager. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Water Resources Management and Development from Mzuzu University. In addition to his studies, Mayamiko also holds a certificate in Project Monitoring and Evaluation from Mpemba …
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