A membership based Civil Society network that coordinates the work of NGOs working in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sub sector in Malawi. Wesnet It recognizes the role of Water and Sanitation Hygiene (WASH) in economic development and poverty reduction. WESNetwork was established in 2005 and got registered with Malawi Government in 2011. WESNetwork’s head office is in Lilongwe with representation across the country by its member organizations.
WESNetwork is the national umbrella organization of NGOs, CBOs, Private Sector and individuals in the Water and Sanitation Hygiene (WASH) sector in Malawi, and ensures coordination among these stakeholders and with the government. In fulfilling this mandate, WESNetwork produces an annual performance report for CSO working in WASH sector, maintains a directory of all active CSOs in the WASH sector and host various sector sharing and coordination platforms such as Thematic Working Groups and Regional Chapter.