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Zambia Launches 2020 Human Development Report

The COVID-19 pandemic is the latest crisis facing the world, but unless humans release their grip on nature, it won’t be the last, according to a new report by the United Nations Development Programme…  


UNDP, Ministry of Higher Education join forces to accelerate the role of higher education institutions as key drivers for achieving the SDGs in Zambia

The Government of the Republic of Zambia through the Ministry of Higher Education and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) have joined forces today, signing a five-year Memorandum of Understanding…  


UNDP Awards Innovation Grant to Ten Youth-led Enterprises in Sustainable Waste Management and Recycling in Lusaka and Ndola

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today awarded an innovation grant to ten sustainable youth-led enterprises in sustainable waste management in Lusaka and Ndola. The innovation grant aims to…  


Business Survey reveals adverse effects of COVID-19 on businesses in Zambia

The Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry today launched the report of the Business Survey, undertaken with the support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), to assess the impact of…  


SUPPORTING THE FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19: ZAMBIA POLICE SERVICE LAUNCHES GUIDELINES TO EQUIP POLICE OFFICERS AND TO SAFEGUARD THE VULNERABLE

Lusaka, 15th June 2020 – The Zambia Police Service Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for COVID-19, launched on 11th January 2020, serves to safeguard human rights particularly of vulnerable citizens…  


Solar installation breathes life in Meheba and Mayukwayukwa Resettlement Schemes

UNDP with funding from the Government of Japan recently installed solar systems at the health centres located in Mayukwayukwa and Meheba resettlement schemes at a total cost of USD57,000.00. These…  


GOVERNMENT LAUNCHES COVID19 RAPID BUSINESS SURVEY

In partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) the Zambian Government has launched a Rapid COVID-19 Business Survey whose objective is to provide comprehensive and evidence-based…  


GOVERNMENT LAUNCHES COVID19 RAPID BUSINESS SURVEY

In partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) the Zambian Government has launched a Rapid COVID-19 Business Survey whose objective is to provide comprehensive and evidence-based…  


UN SUPPORTS ZAMBIA’S RESPONSE TO COVID-19 - RALLIES LOCAL COMMUNITIES INTO ACTION

Lusaka, 12th May 2020 – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with The United Nations Volunteers, the Zambian Government and the National Youth Development Council have…  

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