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ZAMBIA: SCOTLAND EXTOLS ZAMBIA


THE Scottish government says it values Zambia’s appreciation and advancement of human rights in Southern Africa.

Speaking after a closed-door meeting with Vice-President Guy Scott, Scottish Minister for External Affairs and International Development Humza Yousaf said that his Government respected Zambia’s observance of human rights within the regional context. 59 more words

ZAMBIA

The Children Are Our Future

My Village Kids Modeling My New Porch’s Bench

I can agree with what Whitney Houston once sang… “I believe the children are our future…”. This quote always seemed true, but never has it felt more accurate than during my service here in Zambia. 704 more words

A difference

At the end of my 27 months in Zambia, I’ll have to confront several uncomfortable truths.

I’ll have to acknowledge that my time spent in Nshinda will have done much more for my own personal development than for the development of my community, to say nothing of my host country. 519 more words

Peace Corps

Lisa Pieterse and her food forest in Siavonga (Lake Kariba, Zambia)

      
On the way to Lisa the great Lake Karibu. We pass also by the school, where Lisa planted a lot of fruit trees. Every week, she welcomes students from the school to teach them permaculture farming. 308 more words

Permaculture

FSM services in Lusaka: moving up the excreta management ladder

Despite most residents of African and Asian cities depending on non-sewered sanitation, only a handful of sanitation authorities have addressed the management of faecal sludge from these systems. 30 more words

Africa

Interactive Alliance advocates creation of call centre association in Nigeria and across Africa


 

Interactive Alliance advocates creation of call centre association in Nigeria and across Africa

 

Such associations have already been set up in Zambia and Zimbabwe, and plans are underway to set one up in Kenya… 674 more words

AFRICA / AFRIQUE