Zambia

Sara Longwe November 2012 Isaac Zulu

Country summary:

Board Members Sara Longwe
Staff Members Sangulukani Isaac Zulu
When registered 2011
Alliance Focal Network Women In Law Southern Africa – (WLSA) National Office
Government COEs 44
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Media COEs 6
Key partners Local Government Association of Zambia; Ministry of Gender and Child Development; NGOCC; WLSA (Regional); Zambia National Women’s Lobby Group; Young Women Christian Association YWCA.

Read more in the Zambia  country report.

Zambia Strategy 2016 – 2020 


 

Zambia: The Umweo Kanani Stand against Gender Based Violence (GBV)

Good practice and motivation as to why it is good practice is whereby you commit and involve yourself in the activities at that particular time and whereby you motivate the victim of Gender Based Violence (GBV) by educating, sensitising advising and giving the victim the total commitment and guidance. Good practice is all about using […]

September 19, 2018 Themes: GBV | Gender based violence | Gender equality Programs: Protocol @ work

Zambia: INFANT AND YOUNG CHILD FEEDING PROJECT

The project aim to provide adequate knowledge and skills on food processing, utilisation and storage to reduce malnutrition levels which a threat to child development in children below five(5) years. It is a good practice because it reduces child mortality and morbidity rates caused by high levels of malnutrition resulting due to poor feeding practices, […]

September 19, 2018 Themes: Environment | Health | HIV/AIDS Programs: Protocol @ work

Zambia: Improvement of Indigenous small livestock

The Rural Women Assembly has a program to promote indigenous village chicken or goat and seeds for rural women small scale farmers. The program will give an opportunity for the women farmers in both rural and peri-urban areas around Zambia to own these small animal livestock, share their experiences, knowledge and practices in the management […]

September 19, 2018 Themes: Business | Education Programs: Protocol @ work

Zambia: CONFLICT MANAGEMENT PROJECT

The project is aimed at mobilising men as agents of change in promoting gender equity. HIV/AIDS prevention and sexual behaviour change. It is a good practice because it provides opportunities and platforms where men come together to share ideas, experience, information and knowledge which enhances positive attitudes to gender equality, HIV/AIDS prevention and women participation […]

September 19, 2018 Themes: Health | HIV/AIDS | Sports Programs: Protocol @ work

Zambia: Katete District Council Promotes Advocacy for Gender Equality

This is a project that is ensuring that all activities in the district are gender aware in all aspects. this includes all the departments in the district as they have to make gender aware plans so as to attain the equality that is desirable. All the activities done in the district are well integrated so […]

September 6, 2018 Themes: Agriculture | Environment Programs: Protocol @ work

Zambia: SOLWEZI COUNCIL

Solwezi is the capital of the North-Western Province of Zambia. Solwezi has approximately 65,000 inhabitants at an elevation of 1235 m above sea level. Kaonde is the largest tribe represented in Solwezi, in addition to large numbers of Lunda and Luvale speaking people. There is a gender champion and a gender focal point person in […]

Zambia – Livingstone City Council

Livingstone was, until 2012, the capital of the Southern Province of Zambia. Lying 10 km (6.2 mi) to the north of the Zambezi River, it is a tourism centre for the Victoria Falls and a border town with road and rail connections to Zimbabwe on the other side of the Victoria Falls. The gender policy […]

ZAMBIA – ZAMBIAN BRIDGE TO INCLUSIVE LIVING

Communication is key to development in any society. It is a common scenario that there is always language or communication barrier between the general population and the deaf. Many times when there is an issue involving deaf women, especially cases of Gender Based Violence communication becomes a big challenge. Even among family members where a […]

July 20, 2018 Themes: Education | GBV | Gender equality Programs: Protocol @ work

Zambia – Zambia Police

Sensitization is a good practice in the sense that Zambia Police Victim Support Unit officers are being involved in the sensitization campaign. The Victim Support Unit strongly fights for the rights of the voiceless and the victims of gender-based violence (GBV), by ensuring that the victims themselves even know that they are not neglected but […]

July 20, 2018 Themes: GBV Programs: Protocol @ work

Zambia – Chilanga District Council

Chilanga district is located in the western and southern part of Lusaka central business. The district has a total population of 107,051 at national census with 53,863 being male and 53,188 being female. The Council has so far got a draft Action Plan on Gender and this was done in collaboration with all stakeholders in […]

Zambia

Office

Country ManagerSangulukani Isaac Zulu
Phone+260 964 859146/+260 977 686722
Emailzammanager@genderlinks.org.za
AddressCivic Centre, 4th Floor, New Wing Building, Independence Avenue, Lusaka