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Towards the Development of a Green Finance Policy Implementation Plan

Participants at a workshop held by the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resource (Department of Climate Change and Natural Resources Management) through the BIOFIN Zambia Project Team have recommended to…  



weathering the storm

Walking reluctantly through his wilted eight hectares maize field, Sililo Musepei waits for a sign that rainfall is eventually coming. Usually, he would look for clouds in the sky or birds singing.…  


Stewards of the Forest

Victor Chenda Mpanga, 39, knows his livelihood depends on the forest, but like many others eking out a living in Zambia’s vast woodland, he had little choice but to help destroy it. Mpanga was a…  


Bridging Gaps in Zambia

The Government of Zambia is activating climate actions across the country to achieve its contributions to the Paris Agreement. Not only will this work protect the nation’s environment and contribute…  


Biodiversity Finance Initiative

The BIOFIN Initiative in Zambia started in September 2015 with project staff having been engaged in September 2016. To date, the project has finalized the development of the Policy & Institutional…  


Medical Waste Management

The project will promote best practices and techniques for health-care waste management with the aim of minimizing or eliminating releases of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) to help countries…  


China-Zambia South-South Cooperation On Renewable Energy

he quest for an effective method to enable the shift from humanitarian interventions to long-term sustainable development for dealing with cases of protracted displacement is long-standing. The…  


Promoting Community Based Climate Resilient Forest Regeneration

Climate change – including rising temperatures and an increased frequency of droughts and extreme rain events – is negatively affecting local communities living in rural parts of Zambia. Miombo…  

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