Malawi Journal of Applied Sciences and Innovation

MJASI (The Malawi Journal of Applied Sciences and Innovation) is an international biannual peer review open access full publication of The Faculty of Applied Sciences. MJASI publishes original research and review articles on various aspects of Applied Sciences. Authors should submit their contributions electronically through the Journal’s email address WEBSITE:

Editor Dr. Chikumbusko Kawonga
Publisher The Polytechnic, Faculty of Applied Sciences.
Frequency Biannually


The journal is indebted to the authors who continue to trust MJASI as a platform for disseminating their research findings and the reviewers who enhance the quality of our publications through peer review.
This issue has articles on various research aspects covering the application of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in health, on-site anaerobic faecal sludge treatment system, water supply in low- income areas, application of econometrics, appraisal of Environmental Management Assessment (EIA), and, safety of healthcare products.
In this first issue the research papers published depict the diversity of science and its application. Through the articles the reader will experience techniques and values of environmental assessment, journey through household water treatment and sanitation, appreciate environmental health risks and cherish employment of satellite imagery in natural resources management.