Development Action for Marginalised Rural Areas (DAMRA)

Unverified non-profit organisation

Development Action for Marginalised Rural Areas (DAMRA) is an NGO operating in some of the most marginalized areas in Malawi, currently focusing on Rumphi and adjacent districts of northern Malawi. DAMRA aims to assist in working towards hunger free and healthy communities by helping people to improve their living standards through their own sustainable development initiatives. In particular, DAMRA aims to help young people to fight against HIV/AIDS and to protect the environment.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

Council for Non Governmental Organisations in Malawi (CONGOMA); Netzcraft Movement

About this organisation

Partnership types

Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Malawi

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Environment and climate change; Food all (5)

Goods categories

Agriculture, aquaculture & forestry; Packaging & paper products; Transportation

Business sectors

Agriculture and livestock; Forestry


Aug 2012 - Malawi: Food Insecurity