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
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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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Zambia Strategy 2016 – 2020 


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.

Report on household’s access to specific economics, social and cultural rights: The case of Ndola urban

The main objective of this study was to generate baseline information for use in facilitating the promotion of human rights. The specific objectives included the following: to establish the level of awareness of ESCR in the urban parts of Ndola district;  to establish the level of access to social services like education and health; to […]

Report on household’s access to specific economic, social and cultural rights: The case of Mongu Urban

The main objective of this study was to generate baseline information for use in facilitating the promotion of human rights. The specific objectives included the following: to establish the level of awareness of ESCR in the urban parts of Mongu district;  to establish the level of access to social services like education and health; to […]

Report on household’s access to specific economic, social and cultural rights: The case of Monze Urban

The main objective of this study was to generate baseline information for use in facilitating the promotion of human rights. The specific objectives included the following: to establish the level of awareness of ESCR in the urban parts of Monze district;  to establish the level of access to social services like education and health; to […]

Early marriage is a major challenge in Zambia_ ZNBC_ August 2016

Name of the story: Early marriage is a major challenge in Zambia Name of the station: Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation Country: Zambia Synopsis Brief description of the item of work you submitted and motivation of why it is a good example of gender awareness and sensitivity in advancing gender equality Post-2015. Early marriage is a […]

A woman face difficulties of raising her family_ Radio Saut FM Stereo_ August 2016

Name of the story: A woman face difficulties of raising her family Name of the media house: Radio Saut FM Stereo Country: Tanzania Synopsis Brief description of the item of work you submitted and motivation of why it is a good example of gender awareness and sensitivity in advancing gender equality Post-2015. This documentary shows […]

Zambia

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