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MSPs from each party applaud Hydro Nation Malawi work

27 Oct 2017

On the 26th October the Scottish Parliament debated the Scottish Government’s Hydro Nation work.

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Understanding the “blood sucker” attacks in Malawi (Part 2)

26 Oct 2017

Having last week published a guest blog by former SMP Fellow Dr Laurel Birch Kilgore (née Birch de Aguilar), this week we’re delighted to publish a guest blog by Dr John Lwanda PhD. We hope these series of blogs will help offer useful cultural insight and interpretation for our members: a framework to help understand the situation.

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Understanding the “blood sucker” attacks in Malawi (Part 1)

20 Oct 2017

One of 11 Scotland-Malawi Partnership Principles to which the SMP holds itself accountable is ‘Respect, Trust and Mutual Understanding’. In accordance with this principle, we look to understand the cultural context that lies behind these recent attacks.

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UK visas: Inviting Malawian partners to Scotland

17 Oct 2017

The Scotland Malawi Partnership has, for more than a decade, been expressing serious concern about the way our friends and partners in Malawi are treated when invited to Scotland and apply for a UK visa.

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Win a free return flight to Malawi with Ethiopian Airlines!

4 Oct 2017

The Scotland Malawi Partnership has partnered with Ethiopian Airlines to give our members the opportunity to win a free return flight to Malawi!

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President champions partnership approach at UN

22 Sep 2017

The President of Malawi used his speech to the UN to champion a partnership approach which is inclusive across civil society.

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SMP AGM is nearly here!

22 Sep 2017

Kathy looks ahead to her first SMP AGM and all the fun activities, exciting prizes and Malawian music to be shared.

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MPs celebrate Scotland’s links with Malawi

14 Sep 2017

Scottish MPs came out in force on Wednesday 13th September to celebrate the many civic links between Scotland and Malawi at a one-hour Westminster Hall debate discussing the bilateral relationship.

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