Zambia

Sara Longwe November 2012 

Country summary:

Board Members Sara Longwe
Staff Members Albert Ngosa
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; Commonwealth Local Government Forum;Ministry of Local Government;Ministry of Gender and Child Development; NGOCC; WLSA (Regional); Zambia National Women’s Lobby Group; Young Women Christian Association YWCA.

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Rufunsa COE

  Fact file Country Zambia Province/Region Lusaka Baseline score Post 2015 score Population  51,002 Number of women councillors  2 Number of men councillors Joined the COE programme  2013 Anchored Entrepreneurship Programme No Summit Rufunsa District is a district of Zambia, located in Lusaka Province. The district capital is … People here are watching the direction […]

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

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

Mongu Municipal Council COE

Photo Fact file Country Zambia Province/Region Western Baseline score Post 2015 score  58 Population  179,585 Number of women councillors  1 Number of men councillors Joined the COE programme  2013 Anchored Entrepreneurship Programme Summit Mongu and the Patriotic Front (PF) administration has evidently been walking its talk in raising the profile of women by elevating them […]

Chipata Municipal Council COE

  Fact file Country Zambia Province/Region  Eastern Province Baseline score Post 2015 score  66 Population 455,783 Number of women councillors  0 Number of men councillors  13 Joined the COE programme  2009 Anchored Entrepreneurship Programme  Yes Summit 2016 Chipata is the 5th developed City in Zambia, behind Lusaka, Ndola, Kitwe and Livingstone. Its population is 455,783. […]

September 20, 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 […]

Luanshya Municipal Council COE

Fact file Country Zambia Province/Region Copperbelt Baseline score Post 2015 score Population  156,059 Number of women councillors  2 Number of men councillors 28 Joined the COE programme  2011 Anchored Entrepreneurship Programme No Summit 2o15 The Luanshya District is located in the Copperbelt Province of Zambia. Luanshya lies about 337 Kilometres to the north of the […]

September 20, 2017 Themes: Local Government Programs: Centres of Excellence | Gender & Governance

Kitwe City Council COE

Kitwe City council is relatively new to the Center of Excellence process having been adopted in 2012. Hence not much has been done in terms of mainstreaming gender in the action plan

September 20, 2017 Themes: Local Government Programs: Centres of Excellence | Gender & Governance

Kabwe Municipal Council COE

Fact file Country Zambia Province/Region Central Province Baseline score  62 Post 2015 score  71 Population  202,360 Number of women councillors  4 Number of men councillors  24 Joined the COE programme  2011 Anchored Entrepreneurship Programme  No Summit 2015 Kabwe is the capital of the Zambian Central Province with a population estimated at 202,914 at the 2010 […]

September 20, 2017 Themes: Local Government Programs: Centres of Excellence | Gender & Governance

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 based violence | Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice
Zambia

Office

Country ManagerAlbert Ngosa
Phone+260 963266323
Emailzammanager@genderlinks.org.za
AddressCivic Centre, 4th Floor, New Wing Building, Independence Avenue, Lusaka