Zambia

Sara Longwe November 2012 Isaac Zulu 20160407_133905 (2)

Country summary:

Board Members Sara Longwe
Staff Members Sangulukani Isaac Zulu and Aubrey Sakuwaha
When registered 2011
Alliance Focal Network Women In Law Southern Africa – (WLSA) National Office
Government COEs 34
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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

Women’s bodies in advertising_Times of Zambia_April 2015

NAME OF THE ARTICLE: Women’s bodies in advertising Name of Publication: Times of Zambia Date: April 2015 Country:  Zambia The above picture is among many other pictures where women’s bodies are selling services and goods through advertising. In this picture, a young mother and her baby are selling the services a mobile company in Zambia […]

I am prepared to stay in this marriage at all costs_New Vision Newspaper_7 April 2015

I am prepared to stay in this marriage at all costs_New Vision Newspaper_7 April 2015

NAME OF THE ARTICLE:  I’m prepared to stay in this marriage at all costs NAME OF THE PUBLICATION: New Vision Newspaper DATE: 7 April 2015 COUNTRY:  Zambia This is a story of a woman who vows that she is not ready to stay on in the marriage despite being subjected to gender based violence (GBV). […]

Children refuse to stay with mother, brand her a witch_New Vision Newspaper_13 April 2015

Children refuse to stay with mother, brand her a witch_New Vision Newspaper_13 April 2015

Name of article: Children refuse to stay with mother, brand her a witch (subtle stereotype) Name of Publication: New Vision Newspaper (gender blind) Date: 13 April 2015 Country: Zambia The story portrays the mother as a bad person who practices serious witchcraft such that her own children refuses to stay with her, which is a […]

State ups anti GBV fight- Luo….Studies have shown that more women suffer at hands of men physically, emotionally_Zambia Daily Mail_01 April 2015

State ups anti GBV fight- Luo….Studies have shown that more women suffer at hands of men physically, emotionally_Zambia Daily Mail_01 April 2015

Name of article: State ups anti GBV fight- Luo….Studies have shown that more women suffer at hands of men physically, emotionally ( GBV subtle stereotype) Name of Publication: Zambia Daily Mail Date: 01 April 2015 Country: Zambia The story is about the Gender Based Violence (GBV) fight in Zambia and the efforts that the Government […]

Man tells court how wife left because of his ‘small manhood’_Post Newspaper_27 April 2015

Name of article: Man tells court how wife left because of his ‘small manhood’ Name of Publication: Post Newspaper (subtle stereotype) Date:  27 April 2015 Country:  Zambia Just from reading the mere headline, the man’s name, professional and residential it is in the story. He is now a failure who cannot satisfy his wife sexually […]

Let’s fight sex-related violence (GBV gender aware)_Zambia Daily Newspaper_13 April 2015

Name of article:  Let’s fight sex-related violence (GBV gender aware) Name of Publication: Zambia Daily Mail Newspaper Date: 13 April 2015 Country: Zambia The story calls on stakeholders to fight sex related cases which are on the increase in Zambia. This story is gender aware story that gives an account of the experience of a […]

Women kick their way into football_Times of Zambia_17 April 2017

Women kick their way into football_Times of Zambia_17 April 2017

Name of article/story: Women kick their way into football Name of Publication: Times of Zambia (gender aware) Date: 17 April Country: Zambia Football is a game which from time immemorial has been considered to be that for men or boys. The gender roles assigned by society have prescribed football as a game to be played […]

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 […]

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