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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MPs back DFID, 0.7% for overseas aid and the SMP

4 Jul 2019

In a recent Westminster debate, strong cross-party support for the UK’s international development contribution and the work of DFID was voiced. There was also support from MPs and Government for the commitment to maintain not less than 0.7% of Gross National Income on overseas development, a pledge which is set in statute.

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SMP Activity and Impact Report 2018-19

28 Jun 2019

Have a look at some of the key highlights from our 2018-19 Activity and Impact report.

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Scottish MPs champion Scotland’s links with Malawi

18 Jun 2019

Scottish MPs used a House of Commons debate on the UN Sustainable Development Goals on June 11th to again commend the many links between Scotland and Malawi and the work of the Scotland Malawi Partnership and its members.

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Scotland Malawi Partnership: 2018-2019 highlights

11 Jun 2019

Have a look at some of the Scotland Malawi Partnership's highlights between April 2018 and March 2019.

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Can you help: Meet the team committed to Malawi’s maternal health

11 Jun 2019

Scotland Malawi Partnership’s Deputy Chief Executive Stuart Brown visited Obstetrician-gynaecologist, Dr Ibe Iwuh, together with his team of doctors and midwives working in Area 25’s health centre.

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Fond farewell: Kenneth Ross steps down as Scotland Malawi Partnership Chair

10 Jun 2019

Reverend Professor Kenneth R. Ross is stepping down as SMP chair after 11 successful years in the post ahead of a move to Malawi.

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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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