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
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: CSE boosts school success

Zambia: CSE boosts school success

By Dorothy Chisi Lusaka, 24 May: COMPHREHENSIVE Sexuality Education (CSE) empowers adolescents by enabling them to make informed Sexual Reproductive Health (SRH) decisions and choices. Such decisions help in preventing teenage pregnancy, Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) and ill health in general. The African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child articles 11 and […]

May 29, 2019 Themes: Children | Education | Reproductive health Programs: Gender & Media

African Protocol on Rights of Women

The Protocol on the Rights of Women requires African governments to remove all forms of discrimination and violence against women and to promote equality between men and women. The Protocol complements the African Charter. It ensures the protection of the human rights of women in Africa. The purpose of this booklet is to inform the […]

#HearMeToo: Lifetime of abuse

#HearMeToo: Lifetime of abuse

Priscilla Musonda Schaufelberger is an activist from Zambia. She suffered a lifetime of abuse from her father, a figure who was supposed to protect her throughout her life. She recently shared her story with us in Zambia. The immoral being called my father started raping me from the age of five. I grew up knowing […]

16 Days to name and shame patriarchy

16 Days to name and shame patriarchy

It’s the first day of the Sixteen Days of Activism and I am numb, replaying the story of Priscilla Musonda, and reading her book, “Stolen Childhood”, written in the USA, in semi-exile from her home country Zambia. A fortnight ago Musonda participated in the Zambia Voice and Choice workshop hosted by Women in Law Southern […]

November 25, 2018 Themes: GBV | Gender based violence Programs: 16 Days of Activism Campaigns | Gender Justice

Zambia: Clara Muleya

“From self-pity to self-sufficient, Clara`s Boutique is my testament that a woman can rise from being a victim to a survivor of gender based violence (GBV).” Clara Muleya has just won an award as the most impressive emerging entrepreneur at the prestigious Gender Links regional summit in Botswana beating the other nine contestants from different […]

October 9, 2018 Themes: Drivers of Change Programs: Gender & Governance | Protocol @ work

Zambia: Clara Muleya

ELCAP- New Start is an organisation that helps the community cope with the HIV/AIDS pandemic through various interventions. These may include prevention, response, cure and monitoring of patients. Their duty is convincing PLWHA to be on drugs in order for them to live longer and positive living. When a client change residence & go to […]

October 4, 2018 Themes: Health | HIV/AIDS Programs: Protocol @ work

Zambia: Clara Muleya

“From self-pity to self-sufficient, Clara`s Boutique is my testament that a woman can rise from being a victim to a survivor of GBV.” Clara was introduced to gender Links Entrepreneurship training workshop through the Social Worker at the Victim Friendly unit of the police unit of Solwezi. She is a known young survivor of physical gender based violence who […]

September 25, 2018 Themes: Drivers of Change Programs: Protocol @ work

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

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