Tapela Lungu

    Tapela Lungu is an award winning writer and Media and Communication studies student at the University of Zambia who has a strong passion to write, read and explore. He is currently the Managing Editor for the online magazine. As a writer he has a strong interest for human interest stories, community news and stories that impact human development and health.

    Minamata Convention on mercury marks three years of protecting human health and environment

    Minamata Convention on mercury marks three years of protecting human health and environment »

    20 Aug, 2020
    News

    In 2013 a new treaty, the Minamata Convention on Mercury was adopted by a Global Community including Zambia under the auspices of the

    GOVT AFFIRMS SUPPORT IN THE ELIMINATION OF DENTAL ALMAGAM

    GOVT AFFIRMS SUPPORT IN THE ELIMINATION OF DENTAL ALMAGAM »

    13 May, 2020
    News

    Government has assured various organizations and institutions of its support against the complete phase-out of dental amalgam in Zambia.

    Permanent Secretary for Southern

    CEHF APPLAUDS GOVT ON THE SIGNING OF THE LEAD IN PAINT STANDARD

    CEHF APPLAUDS GOVT ON THE SIGNING OF THE LEAD IN PAINT STANDARD »

    31 Mar, 2020
    News

    The Children’s Environmental Health Foundation has commended the government on establishing a standard for paint manufacturers to use when producing paint products.

    CEHF

    INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY: BEYOND YEARS OF REFLECTION & INCLUSION

    INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY: BEYOND YEARS OF REFLECTION & INCLUSION »

    8 Mar, 2020
    FeaturesNews

    The Beijing declaration and platform of action was dictated by the glaring inequalities between men and women across the globe.

    The objective

    TOXIC FREE FUTURE? A LOOMING POWER OF REFLECTION

    TOXIC FREE FUTURE? A LOOMING POWER OF REFLECTION »

    6 Mar, 2020
    Features

    From February 4th to the 5th of 2020, an unmatched 32 participants and 29 representing 24 participating organizations (POs) from 13 countries

    HIGHLANDS OPEN-LEARNING SCHOOL IN LIVINGSTONE DATES CEHF DURING LEAD PREVENTION WEEK

    HIGHLANDS OPEN-LEARNING SCHOOL IN LIVINGSTONE DATES CEHF DURING LEAD PREVENTION WEEK »

    10 Feb, 2020
    News

    “Only the impossible is worth the effort,” a famous quote by Jeanette Winterson is a typical description of one’s tireless efforts in pursuing

    TIME TO UPROOT ALCOHOL ABUSE FROM ZAMBIA’S HUMAN RESOURCE!

    TIME TO UPROOT ALCOHOL ABUSE FROM ZAMBIA’S HUMAN RESOURCE! »

    29 Jan, 2020
    Star Comment

    The late Frederick Titus Jacob Chiluba on 29th December 1991, not long after becoming Zambian president, declared the country a Christian nation.

    KAFUE MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT DEMANDS 2017 CDF ALLOCATION

    KAFUE MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT DEMANDS 2017 CDF ALLOCATION »

    20 Jan, 2020
    News

    United Party for National Development(UPND) Kafue Member of Parliament Mirriam Chonya says Government should immediately disburse the outstanding K700, 000 Constituency Development Fund

    ZIEH PROPAGATES COLLABORATION IN LEAD PREVENTION EFFORTS

    ZIEH PROPAGATES COLLABORATION IN LEAD PREVENTION EFFORTS »

    14 Jan, 2020
    News

    Zambia Institute of Environmental Health (ZIEH) has called on various stakeholders to come on board and help in spearheading activities that would help

    DMMU CLARIFIES FAMINE REPORTS

    DMMU CLARIFIES FAMINE REPORTS »

    29 Sep, 2019
    News

    The Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit have clarified reports by the International Federation for the Red Cross that the country will soon go