Downloads / Links


Malawi High Commission supports the work of CFIF in respect of its engagement with the University of Malawi


Scottish Malawi Partnership is an umbrella organisation which focusses on the creation of more effective Scottish involvement with Malawi. CFIF has links with SMP through its members based in Scotland.


Scotland Malawi Mental Health Education Project (SMMHEP) aims to provide sustainable support for psychiatric teaching and training for health care professionals in Malawi. Its approach has much in common with the work of CFIF through SSWIM


Krizevac is a charity working in Malawi, delivering children’s centre and educational facilities and seeking to support needy communities in Malawi in enterprising ways. Krizevac has helped CFIF by freighting books donated in the UK for use at the University of Malawi, and in the future Krizevac may be able to offer social work placements for some of the students with whom SSWIM works in Malawi


St Andrew’s Children’s Society has supported the work of CFIF through providing resources and support to individuals able to work directly in Malawi


In 2019 we recorded a series of interviews with Malawian Social Workers attending the Practice Educators Workshops about what social work meant to them and how they were using their knowledge and skills in their work places - View these interviews on our YouTube Channel. 

The Chair of CFIF Anstance Fometu has recorded a short video  on How You Can Support CFIF which can be viewed here. 

Presentations & Articles


April 2015  Presentation from Dr Andrew Hill and Dr Simon Cauvain from the University of York on their work with Chancellor’s College, Malawi. Download Here


October 2015 Presentation from Nigel and Norma Hall on their work with Chancellor’s College, Malawi. Download Here


Kakowa, Felix (2016) 'Nurturing Professional Social Work in Malawi'. African Journal of Social Work, Vol. 6 No. 2 2016, pp 1-6. Download Here


Hall, N. (2017) 'Fledgling Profession' in Professional Social Work, BASW magazine, March, p22. Download Here


National Stakeholder Conference on the Professionalisation of Social Work in Malawi Download Here



Periodically we send out a newsletter to our supporters to update them on the work of SWWIM and CFIF. If you would like to join our mailing list please contact us. 


SSWIM Newsletter September 2017 

SSWIM Newsletter February 2018  

SSWIM Newsletter October 2018 

SSWIM Newsletter July 2020

SSWIM Newsletter October 2020 

SSWIM Newsletter January 2023

SSWIM Newsletter April 2023








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