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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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New Malawi garden plot opens in Dundee

28 May 2019

A new Malawi plot in the Ninewells Community Garden was officially opened to the public as five Dundee schools announce new partnerships with five Malawian schools.

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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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