Country of Origin: Malawi Home Country: Japan Undergraduate Degree: Economics
Stuart is an AAI Scholar from Malawi, who will come to Japan to study Economics. He hopes to work in the government, so before coming to Japan, he volunteered with the Family Planning Association of Malawi. In this role, he has gained a better understanding of the impact of population growth on the economy. He also volunteered with the Malawi Red Cross Society, participating in a tree-planting project, and raising community awareness about COVID-19. Stuart believes in learning about community betterment directly from the people it is serving and sees these volunteer activities as crucial in his personal growth.