Scotland Chikhwawa Health Initiative (2006 - 2009)

Project: Research

Project Details


To achieve measurable reductions in major causes of disease and death in a cluster of villages within the Chikwawa District of Malawi alongside improving the hospital environment for the good of both staff and patients. This is to be implemented in accordance with the Malawi Government Ministry of Health Essential Health Package and in particular to assess methods of implementation at community level.

Layman's description

Scottish Government Funding: £163, 000
Effective start/end date1/02/0631/03/09

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation


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