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Carrying passports in Malawi

25 May 2016

We have had a couple of incidents in recent months where members have been stopped by Police while in Malawi and asked for proof they have an in-date visa. This is relatively rare and we have flagged the issue with the FCO.

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New MSPs

17 May 2016

As the Scottish Parliament reconvenes, we welcome Scotland's 129 new and returning MSPs. To

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Mzuzu Library Donation arrives

17 May 2016

The University of Strathclyde's container of books, furniture and equipment has arrived at Mzuzu University, establishing an interim library after the university library was destroyed by fire last December.

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2016 Manifesto analysis

21 Apr 2016

In January 2016, together with the Network of International Organisations in Scotland (NIDOS) and the Scottish Fair Trade Forum, we submitted six manifesto asks to the five political parties currently represented in the Scottish Parliament. We look to publically share with our members relevant information from each of the manifestos of these five political parties in advance of the May 2016 Holyrood election.

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SMP Roadtrip 2016

20 Apr 2016

We're touring the country hoping to meet as many members as possible to ask what YOU want US to do for the next three years.

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Brewgooder: Scotland-Malawi Brewdog Craft Beer!

20 Apr 2016

Congratulations to Brewgooder, our newest SMP member, on breaking their £50,000 crowdsource target to create the world's first craft beer funding clean water projects.

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Malawi Cabinet Reshuffle

13 Apr 2016

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Change of British High Commissioner to Malawi

13 Apr 2016

The FCO have announced that the British High Commissioner to Malawi, Mr Michael Nevin, will be leaving this post in September 2016, transferring to become the High Commissioner to the Republic of Iceland.

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