How community permaculture projects help to fight against climate change

Climate change is the ongoing increase in global average temperature and its effects on earth’s climate system. For years, it has been an important topic, a burning platform, as worldwide, people and nature are threatened by the effects of climate change. We see heatwaves and drought, floodings and a rising sea level, melting glaciers, failed … Read more

How to find volunteer opportunities in Malawi

It’s interesting that Malawi isn’t on more people’s lists of top places to volunteer in Africa. We think it’s because many people know very little about the country, and even less about the volunteer opportunities there. We think if people knew how straightforward the process of applying and how the rewarding the experience can be … Read more

A Traveler’s Guide to Nkhata Bay, Malawi

Malawi, Nkhata Bay: your next travel destination! Nestled on the shores of Lake Malawi, Nkhata Bay is a hidden gem for travelers. The epitome of rural African charm, this small but lively town has a lot to offer its visitors with friendly locals and stunning natural surroundings. Plus, (one of its greatest boons) it’s home … Read more

What It Was Like Volunteering In Malawi At Butterfly Space In Nkhata Bay

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HomeWorld TravelAfrica What It Was Like Volunteering In Malawi At Butterfly Space In Nkhata BayBy AnnieLast updated:April 30, 2021 SEE FULL BLOG POST HERE…. What It Was Like Volunteering In Malawi At Butterfly Space In Nkhata Bay SharePinShareTweetEmail If you’re thinking of volunteering in Africa, find out what it was like when we spent two months volunteering … Read more

The Best Things to Do Around Lake Malawi

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READ FULL POST HERE There are many thrilling activities to be enjoyed at the beautiful waters of Lake Malawi. Tourists from across the world visit Malawi, the warm heart of Africa, to have memorable experiences of activities that are inspiring and exciting around the vast waters. The following are some of the activities to enjoy … Read more

Malawi: collaborating with Butterfly Space, a community project in the small town of Nkhata Bay

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See full blog post here…… After spending about five days in northern Malawi , I reached Nkhata Bay, a town on the northwestern shore of the lake. There I settled in Butterfly Space, a lodge for travelers but also a project to try to contribute to the community in different ways. It is run by Josie and Alice, two English girls who … Read more


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See full blog post here…. THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE COMPOST TOILETS AT “BUTTERFLY SPACE” MALAWI July 29, 2018 The inside scoop & the local poop: I came to volunteer in Malawi for a few weeks seeking an experience that would let me immerse myself in a local area and local culture, get to know … Read more

Volunteer Blog Post – Rohan

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Volunteer Blog Post Written by: Rohan We’ve spent 2 wonderful weeks so far at the ‘Butterly Space Community Based Lodge’ and it certainly is a space that has an impact on you quite quickly. The journey to get here from Arusha, Tanzania took us over 4 days and close to 50 stifling hours on buses, … Read more