CABINET APPROVES COVID-19 VACCINE

CABINET APPROVES COVID-19 VACCINE »

25 Mar, 2021
News

Cabinet has approved the COVID-19 vaccine and will soon start administering it to high risk persons above the age of 18.

Health Minister

THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR SOCIAL CASH TRANSFER BENEFICIARIES – UN

THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR SOCIAL CASH TRANSFER BENEFICIARIES – UN »

2 Sep, 2020
Business

The United Nations (UN) in Zambia has condemned the alleged activities being carried out by fraudsters who are soliciting money from the

ZACL TO COMMENCE AEROTROPOLIS PROJECT

ZACL TO COMMENCE AEROTROPOLIS PROJECT »

25 Sep, 2019
Business

The Zambia Airports Corporation Limited (ZACL) is focusing on strengthening its non-aeronautical revenue generating projects at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport which will turn

UNDP committed to supplementing government’s efforts in development

UNDP committed to supplementing government’s efforts in development »

14 Aug, 2015
News

THE United Nations (UN) has reaffirmed its commitment in supplementing government in sectors of the country's economy aimed at employment creation and poverty reduction. UN resident coordinator Janet Rogan said this today when the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) donated a mobile testing laboratory worth over K1 million to the Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry.

Central province potential centre for national development-UNDP

Central province potential centre for national development-UNDP »

22 May, 2015
News

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Regional Coordinator Janet Rogan says Central Province has great potential to be the centre of national development in the country. Ms. Rogan said the Province has numerous resources and a great community with good ideas that can foster development across the country. “Being the centre of Lusaka and the Copper Belt Province, Central Province has potential to be a hub of national development,” she noted.

UN happy with  Zambia Civil court modernisation

UN happy with Zambia Civil court modernisation »

12 Dec, 2013
News

UN Resident Coordinator Kanni Wignaraja says a well-functioning  civil court system is a core pillar of ensuring national development. Ms Wignaraja, who is also United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) representative stated that a well functioning civil court system would  protect and promote social justice for all, irrespective of their differences.

Climate change threatens food security in Africa

Climate change threatens food security in Africa »

10 Jun, 2013
News

THE Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Progress Report for 2013 has revealed that climate-related shocks manifested by extreme weather conditions have destroyed livelihoods and exacerbated Africa’s food insecurity.  

Child labour: A risk to child development

Child labour: A risk to child development »

5 Apr, 2013
Features

ONE of the most pervasive fundamental human rights violated in Zambia is child labour though most people express the ignorance of it. If not controlled, it can completes hinder the development of a child leaving them with no hope of making it in life. Child labour is work that is mentally, physically, socially or morally dangerous and harmful to children; and interferes with their schooling. In other words, child labour is work that denies children the opportunity to go to school.