EQUIP welcomes Test & Treat initiative by Ministry of Health

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EQUIP welcomes Test & Treat initiative by Ministry of Health 

30th August 2017, Lusaka, Zambia – The Ministry of Health in partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has mandated EQUIP Health to assist with rolling out a Test & Treat programme targeting 65,000 HIV-positive individuals in five provinces in Zambia, namely: Central, Copperbelt, Luapula, Muchinga and Northwestern provinces. This is on the back of His Excellency President Edgar Chagwa Lungu’s speech at the HIV Testing, Counselling and Treatment Day event on 15th August 2017.

ADVTECH UNIVERSITY GROWS PAN-AFRICAN PHD PROGRAMME

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 ADVTECH UNIVERSITY GROWS PAN-AFRICAN PHD PROGRAMME 

Call for Candidates

29th August 2017, Lusaka, Zambia - A recently launched PhD programme from The University of Africa is on track to start producing new authorities on leadership on the continent, and is now calling for candidates from across Africa – including from Zambia - to join the programme.

Business Transforming Africa Conference: Accelerating human capital development

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Business Transforming Africa Conference: Accelerating human capital development

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Lusaka, Thursday 09 February 2017 -  The African Management Services Company (AMSCO) hosted a human capital development conference, to enhance key initiatives of business transformation in Zambia, held at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Lusaka on Thursday 09 February 2017. The event had specific discussion themes including value based recruitment, assessing the role of return on investment of training and changing the role of human resources in business.

Syngenta and USAID/Feed the Future Invest $1.8 million to help Smallholder Farmers in Zambia

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28th April 2017 

Syngenta and USAID/Feed the Future Invest $1.8 million to help Smallholder Farmers in Zambia

Lusaka, Zambia – Syngenta in Zambia, through its subsidiary MRI Seed, has partnered with the Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation, a United States Agency for International Development (USAID) programme implemented by Fintrac Inc., to help smallholder farmers gain access to high-quality, disease-free horticultural seedlings, giving them the opportunity to become commercially viable vegetable farmers.

LuWSI Officially Launched

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LuWSI Officially Launched

  Private sector, public sector, civil society, academic and international partners urged to synergise interventions and join hands together with Government to find solutions to alleviate the rapid drop of

waters levels in Lusaka

            LuWSI to strengthen multi-stakeholder collaboration to safeguard Lusaka’s water resources while enhancing the sustainable and timely access to water and sanitation for all

                  Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Signing Ceremony between 16 partners and LuWSI

Lusaka, 09 December 2016 - The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Water, Sanitation and Environmental Protection, Bishop Edward Chomba, is pleased that the collaborative nature of the Lusaka Water Security Initiative (LuWSI) is in line with the Government’s 2030 Vision and approach taken in developing the 7th National Development Plan as well as practically responds to the call made by the President of the Republic of Zambia, Edgar Lungu, where he stated, at the official opening of the First Session of the 12th National Assembly on 30th September 2016, that the importance of building an integrated multi-sectoral approach to development that enhances inclusiveness in development without leaving anyone behind. Dr Chomba said this when he recently officially launched LuWSI at InterContinental Hotel in Lusaka.