Providing sustainable
medical education and care in African countries.
ameca
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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
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AMECA Clinic near Completion

22 Dec 2016

The AMECA Primary Healthcare Clinic is dedicated to the memory of Alex Coutselos, a junior British Army doctor. During the last couple of months, we continue to see fantastic progress on the building of the AMECA Clinic at Chilaweni. Our contractor, S R Nicholas, has done an amazing job and the clinic is looking really […] Read More ▶

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