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Mirriam Banda

Mirriam Banda

YEP period 2022 - 2024, batch WWX3

Young Expert at WaterWorX - Malawi

YEP Role

Providing assistance to CRWB in the implementation of water safety plans and EHS compliance system. This includes collaborating with Dutch experts on these topics and providing them with Malawian/CRWB specific context, developing training, and collecting data and information as well as ensuring follow-ups on Expert Missions.


  • Leadership skills
  • Good planner with good problem-solving skills
  • Quick adaptation skills
  • Stakeholder engagement


  • Nationality: Malawian
  • Education:
    • Postgraduate diploma in Environmental Health from University of Malawi - The Polytechnic
    • BSc in Environmental Science and Technology from University of Malawi - The Polytechnic

Experience before YEP

I have worked mostly in the Water and sanitation sector. My former roles are:

  • WASH project coordinator
  • WASH Development Facilitator
  • Environmental Health and Safety Officer
Organisation: WaterWorX
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