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
View the Centres of Excellence
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’s Bill of Rights

Bill of Rights The Bill of Rights of Zambia simplified by the grand coalition of the campaign for a people-driven constitution in Zambia. This booklet is a simplified version of the Bill of Rights as contained in the draft constitution of Zambia. The simplified version was published in 2016.  

Mufulira Municipal Council COE

Fact file Country Zambia Province/Region Copperbelt Baseline score Post 2015 score Population  143,930 Number of women councillors  6 Number of men councillors Joined the COE programme  2012 Anchored Entrepreneurship Programme Summit Mufulira (“Place of Abundance”) is a town with a population of 125,336 (2007) in the Copperbelt Province of Zambia. It was established in the […]

September 21, 2017 Themes: Local Government Programs: Centres of Excellence | Gender & Governance

Chinsali Municipal Council COE

Photo Fact file Country Zambia Province/Region Mashonaland East Baseline score  50 Post 2015 score Population  112,897 Number of women councillors  1 Number of men councillors  27 Joined the COE programme  2009 Anchored Entrepreneurship Programme  No Summit Chibombo is a town in the Central Province of Zambia, and is headquarters of Chibombo District. The town lies […]

Zambia: Exildah Chinyama

Zambia: Exildah Chinyama

My name is Exildah Chinyama and I live in Solwezi. I am a business woman as well as an employee of a welding company. My business involves buying and reselling fruits of different types. When I have free time off my daily job as a welder, I buy iron bars and angle liners which I […]

November 9, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Zambia: Betty Mushunga

Zambia: Betty Mushunga

My name is Betty Mushunga.  I have learnt that I can do something to change my life style with my 5 children. I can start a business small or big alone or in a group. The village where I stay is near town and electricity is connected there. I have land but I did not […]

November 9, 2016 Themes: Gender equality | Gender violence Programs: Gender Justice

Gender and racism: Double jeopardy for women

Race issues challenge fundamental issues of identity and beliefs. When race and gender intersect, there is a need for caution so all race groups are included.  This booklet contains papers on: The impact of apartheid on black women in South Africa which looks at the overlapping systems of oppression and another entitled Asian women caught […]

Social protection and children’s rights in Zambia

This is an assessment of social protection initiatives in five districts of Zambia. A key component is to identify best practices in the implementation strategies of these initiatives and determine the gaps in the coverage of social protection initiatives in the target areas, The lessons learned will determine the degree to which these initiatives promote […]

September 14, 2016 Themes: Children | Human Rights Programs: Gender and Media Diversity Centre (GMDC)

A baseline study on violence against women in Zambia

The study sought to generate baseline data to contribute to the formulation of policy and programmes for the prevention of violence against women and improve government response to pre-violence risk reduction measures and post-violence relief. The main objectives of the study were to measure and analyse the knowledge, attitudes, perceptions and experiences of people on […]

The emergence of the adolescent in Zambia: The health policy response challenge

Adolescent health is a primary element in the long term development of a country. the analysis of adolescent sexual and reproductive health in this document clearly demonstrates a lack of efficient policies in the zambian context. The threat posed by HIV and AIDS has galvanised the creation of an institutional sector of governmental and non- […]

Election monitoring report: A gender analysuis of the December 2001 tripartite elections

An overview of the electoral system and an examination of women’s political participation and the women’s lobby’s intervention strategies. The pre-election period; polling day and the election results are covered as are the campaign period and the electoral process. Finally, the lessons learnt and conclusions are presented together with recommendations for the way forward.



Country ManagerSangulukani Isaac Zulu
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