About us

Hygiene Village Project (HVP) is a local NGO that implements water, sanitation, hygiene promotion and environmental management programmes/projects.

Organisation Background

It was registered in October 2004 under the Trustees Act Chap. 5:03 of the laws of the Republic of Malawi. The organization is also a registered member of Council for Non-Governmental Organizations in Malawi (CONGOMA) and the NGO Board. HVP is a member of Water and Environmental Sanitation Network (WESNET). District Executive Committees (DEC) and District Coordinating Teams (DCT) in all Districts it is working.

Our Mission

To enable communities to live in total hygienic environment with reduced diseases and death rates.

Our Vision

A Malawi community that attains safe water, improved hygiene and sanitation and self sustained in food security through local available resources.

Areas of Operation

Hygiene Village Project has offices in the following districts:


In Chirimba, along Zalewa Road near Dorvic Hotel next to Kadanthala Furniture, Blantyre

Current areas of operation
  • Blantyre Rural - TAs Kapeni, Makata, Machinjiri, Lundu Somba
  • Blantyre Peri-urban: 26 Low income areas

Biwi at the junction of Mchesi-Mijiga road and Chidzanja road (Next to Summit Entertainment Centre)

Current areas of operation
  • Lilongwe Peri-urban: TA Kalumbu
  • Tsabango: Area 38, Area 44 and Chiuzila
  • TA Chimutu: Chenzi
  • TA Chitukula: Lumbadzi
  • TA Malili: Ntchenche, Chigwilizano and Likuni

Next to Farmers World and Superior Motel – Nkhotankhota Bus Stage

Current areas of operation
  • TA Malengachanzi
  • TA Mwadzama

Lungwena Trading Centre (TA Namabvi) 31 km from Mangochi Boma

Current areas of operation
  • TA Chowe
  • TA Namabvi
  • TA Mponda

HVP Board Members

Mr Roy Khonyongwa

The Executive Director


Mrs Agnes Mpaha

Board Chairperson


Mr Denson Simfukwe

Finance and Administration Officer


Hygiene Village Staff

Middle Staff Members

Mr Ernest Maganga

Programme Officer

Miss Colles Nyirenda

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Miss Esther Ndembera

Field Officer

Mrs Grace Mbemba

Field Officer

Miss Shakira Chimbadza

Field Officer

Mr Myson Kumalira

Field Officer

Miss Tamandani Manyozo

Finance Assistant

Miss Cecilia Mvundika

Field Officer

Mr Nathan Banda

Field Officer

Mrs Cecilia Tunthuwa

Field Officer

Our Core Values

  • Reliable organisation
  • Trustworthy and honest
  • Fully accountable in our work
  • Cost-conscious and result-oriented
  • Doing right things for the right reasons
  • Enthusiastic to achieve sustainable results
  • Respect and inspire the communities
  • Prioritise time than our limited resources
  • Promotion of innovations in our activities