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17 March 2016
Chevening Scholars were invited to attend the Commonwealth Day Service at the iconic Westminster Abbey. The day was especially significant for Chevening Scholars as one scholar, Kishva Ambigapathy, was asked to lead the Royal Family during the procession as the bearer of the Commonwealth Mace. Read more
Commonwealth Day, Royal Family, Inclusiveness, Commonwealth, Westminster Abbey
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10 March 2016
Chevening Scholars took a first-hand look at political devolution in Wales, as they visited The National Assembly for Wales in Cardiff. Read more
Wales, Politics, National Assembly for Wales, Senedd, Cardiff University, Welsh Language
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08 March 2016
After spending a year in the UK studying, networking, and getting to know British culture, 2014/2015 Chevening Scholars have safely returned to their home countries.  Read more
Welcome Event, Awards
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07 March 2016
The value and power of female leaders was on show in London, as 60 Chevening Scholars gathered for the 'Women in Leadership' workshop. Read more
Women in Leadership, Chevening, Scholars, London, Gender Equality, Empowering, Development
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04 March 2016
To mark the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, a group of Chevening Scholars headed to his birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon. Read more
Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Stratford-upon-Avon, theatre
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02 March 2016
Tobias Ellwood, Minister for Pakistan, welcomed all Pakistani Chevening Scholars and Fellows to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office at a reception that served to emphasise the importance of the relationship between the UK and Pakistan. Read more
Tobias Ellwood, SAJP, Development, Pakistan, SOAS, LSE
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22 February 2016
16 and 17 February saw the unfolding of the Remote Healthcare Middle East conference in Abu Dhabi where Jordanian Chevening Scholar Dr. Mohammad Al Safadi was part of the advisory panel.  Read more
Healthcare, Conference
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12 February 2016
Over a hundred Chevening Scholars from North and Central America attended a reception hosted by the Americas Directorate at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Read more
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05 February 2016
A Chevening Scholar has proven his leadership potential, by winning an entrepreneurial competition in London. Read more
Scholars, Kingston University, Bright Ideas, Entrepreneur, Coffee, Environment, Fermentation
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04 February 2016
Despite leading busy lifestyles while studying a Master's degree here in the UK, a group of Chevening Scholars found time to volunteer, helping to clean Cramond Beach. Read more
Cramond Beach, Scotland, volunteering, Chevening, Beach Clean, Scholars
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