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British Embassy Harare - Chevening 2014/15

This world location news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

British Embassy Harare’s DHM, Chris Brown awarded four Zimbabweans the prestigious Chevening Scholarship funded by the British Government.

Speaking at a Chevening pre-departure reception DHM Chris Brown said:

“The Chevening Scholarship Programme is a demonstrations of UK’s commitment to Zimbabwe’s people and it’s future. The Chevening Programme ensures that beneficiaries have the skills and knowledge to make a meaningful contribution to Zimbabwe’s development.”

The four Chevening Scholarship recipients are: Dr Rumbidzayi Zengeya: Masters in Public Health (University of Sheffield); Tendai Zihove: Masters in World Heritage Studies (University of Birmingham); Ronald Chari: Masters in Law and Economics (Queen Mary University); Masimba Nyamanhindi: Masters in International Rural Development (Royal Veterinary College).

The Chevening Scholarships are United Kingdom’s global scholarship programme awarded to outstanding scholars with leadership potential from around the world to study post graduate courses at universities in the UK.