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In the news: Government of Malawi makes announcement on school fees

28 Sep 2018

The Government of Malawi has made an announcement in regards to secondary schools fees.

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New book launches at major Malawi conference

28 Sep 2018

A new book called Friendship with a Purpose by Kenneth R Ross launches at the Malawi and Scotland: Together for Sustainable Development conference in Lilongwe.

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Ben Macpherson to visit Malawi to see impact of our two nations’ partnerships

24 Sep 2018

The International Development Minister will attend a major conference that will celebrate the friendship between Scotland and Malawi and discuss the next chapter in the bilateral relationship.

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National Lottery funding allows young people in Scotland to build on longstanding Scotland-Malawi links

6 Sep 2018

A new project focused on promoting the cultural exchange between young people in Scotland and Malawi has launched thanks to a grant by the Year of Young People National Lottery Fund.

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Scottish Government launched International Development Report

3 Sep 2018

The Scottish Government has today launched its inaugural “Contribution to International Development Report” which includes details of the 2017-18 work they have funded in Malawi, as well as Zambia, Rwanda and Pakistan.

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Stand for Election: SMP Board

16 Aug 2018

We invite Members to consider standing for election to the SMP’s Board of Directors at the 6th October 2018 AGM.

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Scottish Government funding to support health and education in Malawi

14 Aug 2018

More than £11 million is being provided to support local projects in Malawi focused on health, education, economic development and renewable energy.

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The Thompson Scholarship Fund

6 Aug 2018

In recognition of the lifetime work of Jack and Phyllis Thompson in Malawi and Scotland and their lifelong contribution to education in Malawi, we're pleased to launch the Thompson Scholarship Fund.

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