Providing sustainable
medical education and care in African countries.
About us

Founded in December 2006 by Ruth Markus, in memory of her only child Alex.  AMECA is committed to healthcare delivery, training healthcare professionals and to healthcare education in sub-Saharan African countries, through sustainable initiatives. O[...] Read More ▶

In memory of Alex

About Alex By the age of 23, Alex was a junior doctor, a British Army officer and a qualified paratrooper. “Life was very much up for grabs for Alex and I doubt if I will ever know anyone else who made as much of his time as he did. The huge amount[...] Read More ▶

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Visit by Blantyre District Health Office to AMECA Clinic

12 Feb 2017

AMECA was very excited to welcome The Blantyre District Health Officer, Dr Matchaya and management staff at the almost completed AMECA Clinic at Chilaweni this week. Dr Matchya spoke to the Chiefs and Village Heads of the catchment villages which will be served by the new clinic. The future clinic staff team were also present […] Read More ▶

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