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Banking the Unbankable Using Waste

What if the informal sector had a payslip? In the same principle that a payslip shows you your earnings each month (minus those pesky taxes), the informal sector payslip shows a transaction history…  


As Africa gains development ground, new inequalities emerge, says new UNDP report

Lusaka, 13th December 2019 – UNDP Zambia Country Office has launched the Global UNDP 2019 Human Development Report titled “Beyond income, beyond averages, beyond today: inequalities in human…  


UNDP Re-affirms it's role as trusted development partner - as new Resident Representative assumes his role.

The new Resident Representative (RR) of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Zambia, Mr. Lionel Laurens, who has assumed his role, reiterated UNDP’s commitment to remain a trusted…  


UNDP Zambia Launches the Global Human Development Report (HDR)

The new Resident Representative (RR) of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Zambia, Mr. Lionel Laurens, who has assumed his role, reiterated UNDP’s commitment to remain a trusted…  


UNDP and Ministry of Justice Sign Project to Promote Human Rights and Access to Justice

The United Nations Development Programme in partnership with the Government of Zambia through the Ministry of Justice today signed the “Promotion of Human Rights and Access to Justice Project” The…  


Sustainable Development Goals Centre for Africa (SDGC/A) Sub Regional Centre for Southern Africa Launched in Lusaka

Zambian President H.E Edgar Lungu and his Rwandan counterpart H. E Paul Kagame this morning launched the Sustainable Development Goals Center for Africa (SDGC/A) Sub-Regional Center for Southern…  


New state-of-the-art medical warehouse commissioned in Lusaka

President of the Republic of Zambia, Edgar Chagwa Lungu officially commissioned the new Lusaka VNA Medical Warehouse at Medical Stores Limited (MSL). President Lungu noted that the newly constructed…  


UNDP & Ministry of Local Government Sign off Pedestrians First Zambia Project.

UNDP Zambia and Ministry of Local Government and Housing on 17th July 2019 signed the Project Document for Pedestrians First Zambia project. The project focuses on encouraging safe walking and cycling…  


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…  


North Western Province Conservation Farming Field Day

My remarks this morning will be few and centred on three things. Firstly, the importance of conservation farming in sustainable development of the country which experts here are conversant with. …  

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