Buy Malawian 2018


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WHY BUY MALAWIAN?

By building Scottish markets for Malawian products we’re able to support long-term sustainable economic development, helping Malawi work itself out of poverty.

 
 

 

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Check out the four challenges below. You can pick one, two, three or even try ALL of the challenges!

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Our #BuyMalawian2018 competition may be over but you can still take part in these challenges throughout the year!

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Competition entry is now closed.

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Share your pictures and video taking part in a #BuyMalawian2018 challenge using the hashtag and we'll share the best ones!

The Challenges


 

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#BuyMalawian2018 Winner


 

Congratulations to Lilidh Aveyard (and her daughter, Rosie!) for winning the holiday to Malawi including flights courtesy of Ethiopian Airlines!

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Lilidh took part in the COOK challenge for the #BuyMalawian2018 competition.

She bought 20kg of Kilombero Rice for people to take home with them (to encourage them to buy it again and as a thank you for coming!), and made Malawian gin cocktails and served Mzuzu coffee! 

She said: "I held an afternoon tea party to introduce my baby to friends. People attending already knew that Malawi is an amazing place with a great sense of community as they've followed my life there as a volunteer and have met Sandra and Gift (who stayed with me and my family for 6 months each) and have attended many fundraisers for STEKA to raise money for the vocational skills centres.

"I want them to be able to see Malawi as more than just a country that needs aid and realise that there are more ways to support Malawi through trade too - through buying products like Malawi gin, Kilombero rice and Mzuzu coffee (people also gave donations to raise money for a nursery at the Vocational skills centre so Malawian mum's can continue their education - like I will be able to instead of bringing gifts for her)."

"If I was to win, I would be able to show them how easy it is to go there on holiday (and support through tourism) and I would use the opportunity to share my experience on social media and show how safe and fun a holiday in Malawi is!" 

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#BuyMalawian2018 Sponsors


 

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