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 ▶

Alex Coutselos
What we do
Recent blog post

AMECA Clinic 6 months on………..

04 Nov 2017

Since opening on May 8th, the AMECA Primary Healthcare Clinic has undertaken approximately 11 thousand outpatient consultations and has vaccinated and received 750 under 5 children. The community are delighted with the clinic, which is well staffed and kept clean and tidy. Our solar borehole is performing well and is being cited as an example […] Read More ▶

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