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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Historic milestone for dental healthcare in Malawi

23 Aug 2019

The first cohort of dental students to attend the new Bachelor of Dental Studies course at University of Malawi College of Medicine in Blantyre have been inducted.

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Call for Video Submissions

23 Aug 2019

The Scotland Malawi Partnership is delighted to invite anyone with an opinion to share their reflections on the legacy of Dr David Livingstone as seen today in Malawi, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Botswana. The call is open to all who wish to express their views be they personal opinions or expert perspectives. We welcome positive, negative and neutral observations in either English or other languages. We would like to hear from people from all walks of life, diverse backgrounds and different age groups.

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SCIAF-run Climate Challenge Programme Malawi enters its second year

21 Aug 2019

The three year, £3.2 million Scottish Government funded Climate Challenge Programme Malawi (CCPM) initiative supports rural communities in southern Malawi.

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Prestigious scholarship funding opportunity open for applicants

13 Aug 2019

Chevening Scholarships enable outstanding emerging leaders from all over the world to pursue one-year master’s degrees in the UK.

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Malawi's first home trained vets to visit Scotland

12 Aug 2019

This September, the first Malawian veterinary students to graduate from the new Veterinary School in Malawi are coming to Scotland.

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Malawi Scotland Partnership Annual General Meeting postponed

19 Jul 2019

Due to plans for further demonstrations over the disputed Presidential election and possible disruption to travel, the Malawi Scotland Partnership (MaSP) board has regretfully decided to postpone next week’s Annual General Meeting. A new date will be announce as soon as possible.

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Introducing Lucy and Kenneth - our Member Awards 2019 member support team

18 Jul 2019

Volunteers Lucy McIntosh and Kenneth Undi have joined us as volunteers to support us in organising this year's Member Awards 2019.

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Launch of Westminster report on visa problems for visitors from Africa

16 Jul 2019

The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Africa together with the APPG for Malawi and the APPG for Diaspora, Development and Migration have published a joint report 'Visa Problems for African Visitors to the UK'.

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