Pupils in Argyll and Bute are being encouraged to celebrate the new term by donating their old backpacks to youngsters in need.
‘Gaelic and Chichewa are both very relational languages and it will be interesting to work on those connections.’
A charity helping farmers and feeding schoolchildren in Malawi will keep up the work first encouraged by Netherlorn minister Dr Kenneth Ross after he leaves Argyll.
Children are happier, drop-out rates fall and youngsters get better results in schools where Mary’s Meals are served
The Seed for Life project will see the farmers provided with higher quality seeds and fertiliser.