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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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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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