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“I have learned to serve the community”

“I have learned to serve the community”

"When one of the community's houses burns down, we all feel it in the community. Because if one house burns, it could just as well have been mine." "I am a resident of Sir Lowry's Pass. Before I started working for FireWise, I was a volunteer. Before FireWise was...

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Government will see that FireWise is doing well!

Government will see that FireWise is doing well!

“FireWise took this song to another level!"  Umlilo Umzi watsha, umzi watsha; Khangela Phaya, khangela phaya; Umlilo, umlilo; Galela manzi, galela manzi.   (translated)  There’s a fire, there’s a fire, over there over there. Where’s the water, where’s the water,...

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“Where one road closes, another opens”

“Where one road closes, another opens”

Mutale FireWise Community   In 2010, the project started to operate under three tribal authorities. By 2017, FireWise has created 120 jobs, divided into nine groups, and the Mutale Committee was nominated to be representative of all sectors. This includes local...

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Understanding Wildfire Management: Hot on the trail of solutions to the threat of wildfire

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Joining an FPA: Stark choice could save landowners millions

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Advanced Fire Information System: Space-age technology helps to curb runaway wildfire

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