Chevening news

The Chevening community extends to all corners of the globe. Here is the latest news on what is going on in the Chevening network.

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07 December 2015
What is the role of the UK monarchy in the 21st century? This was the question asked at the inaugural lecture of the Chevening Lecture Series in London. Read more
Monarchy, UK, Lecture Series, Queen Mary University of London
GB
07 December 2015
The first ever Brazil Goodwill Ambassador summit took place on 1 December in Brasilia. 18 alumni representatives of the almost 1,500 strong alumni network in Brazil congregated at the British Embassy residence for a day of exchange, discussion, and discovery. Read more
Goodwill Ambassador, Chevening Alumni Association
BR
01 December 2015
A group of enthusiastic Chevening Scholars fought sub-zero temperatures  as they planted trees for the city of London.   Read more
Scholars, volunteering, Trees, Planting, Trees for Cities
GB
01 December 2015
Georgian Chevening Alumni met at a castle retreat in October 2015 outside Tbilisi to celebrate 20 years of the Chevening scheme in Georgia.  Read more
Alumni relations, Alumni reunion
GE
30 November 2015
November saw the launch of the Chevening Relays – a new initiative that aims to encourage Cheveners to collaborate, network, travel, and take collective responsibility for a common goal. Read more
Chevening Relay, University of Bangor
HN JO GB ZM
27 November 2015
Chevening Scholars travelled from around the UK to Edinburgh for the latest Best of British event on Wednesday, 25 November. Read more
Edinburgh, Scottish Parliament, Royal Society of Edinburgh, Chevening Relay, Joshua Mwamulima
GB ZM
24 November 2015
At a critical time in Egypt’s history, the British Embassy in Cairo is now investing again in this outstanding group, as part of Britain’s commitment to a successful Egypt  full of empowered citizens and healthy institutions. Read more
Masterclass, Leadership, Alumni relations
EG
23 November 2015
Blenheim Palace, birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, was the setting for the latest Best of British event for Chevening Scholars. Read more
Blenheim Palace, Winston Churchill, Cream Tea
GB
20 November 2015
Chevening Scholar Chisenga Muyoya has become the first Zambian to receive the JCI Outstanding Young Person of the Year award. Read more
JCI, Outstanding Young Person of the Year, Impact, Community
ZM
10 November 2015
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has partnered with the British Library to offer two new fellowships to professionals from Africa and South Asia. Read more
British Library, Research, media, Big data
GB