News & events

We hold regular networking and information events aimed at promoting the relationship between Scotland and Malawi.

We are happy to promote other events and share positive news about Scotland's link with Malawi. We also regularly update this page with recent funding news.

If you have an interest in Malawi and want to meet others who do too you are most welcome to attend any of our events below.

Our news

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Scottish Parliament elections: manifesto comparison

22 Apr 2021

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Launching: Results of the 2021 Members Needs and Impact Survey

20 Apr 2021

We’re keen to say a really big THANK YOU to the almost 100 members who took the time to complete our Member Needs and Impact Survey, and we’re delighted to now publish the results.

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SNP pledges to increase aid budget by 50%, if re-elected, to support global recovery

14 Apr 2021

The SNP has said "Scotland stands ready to play its full part" in global efforts to vaccinate the world's poorest and most vulnerable from Covid-19 - pledging to increase its aid budget by 50% to support the recovery in Malawi, Zambia, Rwanda and Pakistan.

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Malawian Netball Star Towera Vinkhumbo Signs for Strathclyde Sirens

12 Apr 2021

Malawian international netball player Towera Vinkhumbo has joined the Glasgow-based Strathclyde Sirens team. The Sirens is Scotland’s only semi-professional national female sports team competing in the UK wide, Sky Sports Televised, Vitality Netball Superleague.

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SMP reflections on Scottish Government

SMP reflections on Scottish Government's International Development Review

8 Apr 2021

Members have asked for the SMP’s reflections on what has been announced and we are happy to share these here, having taken time to listen to members and partners over this last month.

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All-Party Support

31 Mar 2021

The Scotland Malawi Partnership is grateful for the support of all 59 Scottish MPs and all 129 MSPs, across all five parties, with our members active in every Scottish Constituency.

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SMP Extraordinary General Meeting

24 Mar 2021

At the SMP’s October 2020 AGM members voted for the SMP to change its legal status from a Company Limited by Guarantee (SC294378) and a registered Scottish Charity (SC037048), to a SCIO (Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisations). The Board of Directors have been working since October to take this forward and are pleased to invite members to an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) to formalise this transition.

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Share your feedback & win a copy of Susan Dalgety’s new book

24 Mar 2021

We invite all members to take a moment to help the SMP by giving us your feedback on what we’ve done over the last 12 months

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