was founded in September 1992 as a charitable company limited by
guarantee of charitable status and not having a share capital (Company
is registered as a Scottish Charity (SC020553) and functions in
compliance with the requirements of the Office of the Scottish Charity
was established to support and develop health care for children in
sub-Saharan Africa. There has been no change to this purpose.
is managed by directors, who monitor the work, plan how to raise and
deploy funds and investigate proposals for consolidating and expanding
activities. The directors encourage local "ownership". STACC relies on
local coordinators, who negotiate with government officials, recruit
health workers and administer working routines. The directors do not
receive any form of remuneration.
Board of Directors
Peter Holmes OBE BVMS PhD DUniv(hc) DSc(hc) FRCVS FRSE (Chairman)
Ama Addo MBChB FRCPsych MRCGP
Patricia BA Barclay LLB DipLP BCL
John Briggs BA PhD FRGS
Niall Campbell BA
Phil Cotton OBE MD MEd FRCGP
DWT Crompton OBE MA PhD ScD FRSE FRSB
Virginia Crompton MA PhD
Malcolm McLeod CBE MA BLitt FRSE
Graham F Paterson MBA FCCA
Lillias Robinson BEM MSc BSc
Lawrence Weaver MA MD DSc
Rt Hon. Lord Kerr of Kinlochard GCMG
Sir James Armour CBE PhD DrHC FRCVS FMedSci
Sir Kenneth Calman KCB DL MD PhD FRCP FRCS FRSE
Rt Hon. Lady Hazel Cosgrove CBE LLD
Jean Diggle RGN MSc SCPHN(OH)
Mary H Hodges MB BS MRCP Hon DSc (Glasgow)
Mishal Husain MA LLB
Sir James Mellon KCMG
Fiona M M Nicolson MA LLB NP
Rt Hon Lord Wallace of Tankerness PC QC MA LLB
Mazars, 90 St Vincent Street Glasgow G2 5UB.
Company Secretary and Registered Office
Maclay, Murray & Spens, 1, George Square, Glasgow G2 1AL.
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