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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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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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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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