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

Penicuik High School

Youth Event Competition 2019 winners announced

17 Apr 2019

The SMP is pleased to announce the three lucky winners of the 2019 Youth Event Competition, supported by the National Lottery Year of Young People fund.

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New children’s book 'One Different World' inspired by volunteering in Malawi

16 Apr 2019

Keri Hefferman was inspired to write a children’s book while volunteering in Malawi on an education project.

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Updating National Directory of Further and Higher Education Links

12 Apr 2019

The Scotland Malawi Partnership is currently working to update its Directory of Further and Higher Education Malawi Links and invites all those involved in Malawi links, across all Scotland universities and colleges, to submit updated details for this directory.

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Book review of ‘Malawi: The State We Are In?’ by Dr. John Lloyd Chipembere Lwanda

12 Apr 2019

David Bone reviews the new book by Dr. John Lloyd Chipembere Lwanda.

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Event celebrates birth date of Dr David Livingstone

7 Apr 2019

Malawi Scotland Partnership celebrate 206th birthday of Dr David Livingstone by

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Can you help the DEC Appeal collect funds in Glasgow tomorrow?

29 Mar 2019

If you are able to help out with the DEC appeal charity collection in Glasgow city centre on Saturday 30th March, your support would be greatly appreciated:

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Scottish Government’s International Small Grants Programme 2019-2020

29 Mar 2019

We are delighted that four SMP members – The Turing Trust, International Resources and Recycling Institute, Leprosy in Utale Village Plus and STEKA Skills – were among the projects awarded funding through the 2019-2020 Small Grants programme.

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SMP Member Needs and Impact Survey 2019

28 Mar 2019

Help the SMP develop and refine our services to be of maximum benefit to our members’ work with Malawi.

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