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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Professor Heather Cubie elected as new Scotland Malawi Partnership Chair

7 Jun 2019

Professor Heather Cubie MBE has been elected as the new Scotland Malawi Partnership Chair by the Board of Directors.

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Rory Stewart commends Scotland Malawi Partnership approach

7 Jun 2019

The Secretary of State for International Development again praised the Scotland-Malawi model in the House of Commons.

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New Malawi garden plot opens in Dundee

28 May 2019

A new Malawi plot in the Ninewells Community Garden was officially opened to the public as five Dundee schools announce new partnerships with five Malawian schools.

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Scotland Malawi Partnership meets the First Minister

10 May 2019

SMP chair Ken Ross and Chief Executive David Hope-Jones were delighted to meet with the First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on 8th May to discuss the bilateral relationship and brief her on the Malawi and Scotland: Together for Sustainable Development Conference.

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Rory Stewart appointed Secretary of State for International Development

3 May 2019

Following the recent cabinet reshuffle, we are delighted to welcome Rory Stewart as the new Secretary of State for International Development.

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Weekly Scotland-Malawi Scotsman column and book

3 May 2019

We have an exciting new opportunity for members to share their inspiring stories.

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New video outlines Scotland’s response to devastating Malawi 2019 floods

3 May 2019

An inspiring new video, produced by the University of Strathclyde's Climate Justice Fund, with input from the SMP and our members, shows the speed and effectiveness of Scotland’s support.

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Malawian Language and Culture Workshops

18 Apr 2019

Working with the team of language and culture tutors, we've developed a new approach to the delivery of language and culture workshops that gives our members the option to choose what they want to learn.

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