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David Mundell visiting one of our clinics in Malawi
29 Feb 2016 | Family planning

Scottish Secretary of State visits our clinic in Malawi

Scottish Secretary of State, David Mundell has commended the collaborative partnership between the Department for International Development (DFID) and Marie Stopes Malawi, known locally as Banja La Mtsogolo (BLM).

On a recent visit to BLM’s Falls Clinic, Mundell said the programme's sexual and reproductive health services were “centred on the people that most need it in Malawi.”

BLM was founded 24 years ago and since then, with support from DFID, it has lead the way in delivering low cost and modern contraception. In 2015 alone Falls Clinic was visited by 12,078 family planning clients.

During his visit, Mundell was shown how BLM operates and how funding from DFID is crucial in helping the programme to run its 30 static...

Scottish Secretary of State, David Mundell has commended the collaborative partnership between the Department for International Development (DFID) and Marie Stopes Malawi, known locally as Banja La Mtsogolo (BLM).

Scottish Secretary of State visits our clinic in Malawi

Client Mwema
20 Nov 2015 | Family planning

COMMENT: What does it mean to tell a story?

Powerful, authentic stories are the coveted partner to evidence and data, but are not always easy to find. In 2015, with the generous...

COMMENT: What does it mean to tell a story?

28 Apr 2015 | Centres

Nepal earthquake: update on team members and services

The following information has been gathered via contact with team members in Kathmandu and other parts of Nepal, following...

Nepal earthquake: update on team members and services

Dr Frimpong
27 Mar 2015 | Family planning

Tribute to Dr Frimpong: a pioneering supporter in Ghana

Dr Fred Gbagbo, Director of Medical Services for our Ghana programme, pays tribute to their pioneering supporter, Dr...

Tribute to Dr Frimpong: a pioneering supporter in Ghana

Tim Black, Zimbabwe
07 Jan 2015 | Family planning

Honouring our founder's birthday: A call to advance family...

To mark the birthday of our founder, Tim Black, CBE, who recently passed away, we look back on a recent...

Honouring our founder's birthday: A call to advance family planning

Kayayei women with our outreach team
12 Feb 2013 | HIV / STIs

Thousands of women benefiting from integrated HIV and family...

Our work delivering integrated HIV and family planning services in Ghana - made possible...

Thousands of women benefiting from integrated HIV and family planning services in Ghana

First Lady visits MSZ stand
08 Feb 2013 | Family planning

Zambia commits to raising contraceptive prevalence rate to 59%

The Zambian government has committed to raising the nation's contraceptive prevalence rate (CPR) from 33% to...

Zambia commits to raising contraceptive prevalence rate to 59%

Doctor showing an IUD
19 Dec 2012 | Family planning

Making sure we deliver services for those most in need

At Marie Stopes International we have always focused on making sure we are able to measure the impact of our work, and that...

Making sure we deliver services for those most in need

Dana Hovig visits Malawi
06 Dec 2012 | Family planning

Vice President of Malawi praises Banja la Mtsogolo

The Vice President of the Republic of Malawi and Minister of Health, the Right Honourable Khumbo Kachali, has met with...

Vice President of Malawi praises Banja la Mtsogolo

Tanzania clinical outreach launch event
15 Nov 2012 | Clinical outreach

New clinical outreach opportunities in rural Tanzania

New funding from DFID administered by USAID has enabled Marie Stopes Tanzania (MST) to expand our outreach programme from 14...

New clinical outreach opportunities in rural Tanzania

12 Oct 2012 | Post abortion care

Lifesaving post-abortion care now available to women in Afghanistan

We are pleased to announce the launch of new guidelines which will give Afghan women suffering complications...

Lifesaving post-abortion care now available to women in Afghanistan

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