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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AMECA Clinic- building progressing well!!

14 Jun 2016

  Barely a week after AMECA celebrated the laying of the foundation stone for the primary clinic at Chilaweni, everyone is delighted to see the rapid progress of the building. Our wonderful contractor, S R Nicholas, has made a fantastic start;  the foundations of the clinic and three staff houses are complete and the buildings […] Read More ▶

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