Scotland Chikwawa Health Initiative

Addressing healthy settings in Malawi

Healthy Markets

One of the key components of the SCHI Healthy Settings Approach as been the development of healthy markets. This has been a challenging element over the last 2 years, and … Continue reading

August 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

SCHI at the IFEH World Environmental Health Congress

In May 2016, the International Federation for Environmental Health held their bi-annual World Congress on Environmental Health in Malawi in partnership with the Malawi Environmental Health Association. The 4 day … Continue reading

July 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Sharing healthy settings approach with Malawi Government

In February 2016, the SCHI team were invited to join the National Annual Environmental Health Review meeting in Lilongwe at the Bingu International Conference Centre. This 2 day meeting aims … Continue reading

July 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

New short film on Healthy Settings Approach

The healthy settings team have been working with Fruitcake media to produce this short video highlighting some of the work of the program from the perspective of our partners and … Continue reading

June 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Recognition in UK Collaborative on Development Sciences Top 20 Impact Studies

The SCHI team were excited to see the launch of the UK Collaborative on Development Sciences Top 20 impact studies today, which features the work of the University of Strathclyde and … Continue reading

September 23, 2015 · 3 Comments

Scottish Minister for External Affairs and International Development visit Malawi Projects

The Scottish Minister for External Affairs and International Development, Mr Humza Yousaf undertook a recent visit to Malawi to see first hand the work of the projects being funded by the … Continue reading

February 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

SCHI invited to speak at Pan African Chemistry Network Congress

  In December 2013 Tracy Morse was invited as a plenary speaker to the Pan African Chemistry Network Congress on Sustainability in Africa (Energy, Water and Waste). Tracy was asked … Continue reading

February 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Social Determinants of Health

The SCHI Healthy Settings programme is focussed on addressing the social determinants of health. The World Health Organisation defines these as  “the conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work … Continue reading

February 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Scotland Chikhwawa Health Initiative video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwreaub3BSk

February 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Collaborative healthy settings initiative

Building on the 15 years of experience of the environmental health staff from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering in Malawi, the Scotland Chikhwawa Health Initiative (SCHI) (a collaboration … Continue reading

February 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 548 other followers

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 548 other followers