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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Our new Ambulance Driver, Doris

15 Sep 2017

A big welcome to Doris, our new lady ambulance driver for the ambulance at The AMECA Clinic, Chilaweni. Justifiably houseproud, Doris loves the new ambulance and lovingly cleans it in the mornings at the clinic. Really nice to see a careful, conscientious driver at the wheel and to know that our ambulance is being well […] Read More ▶

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