Women and development in Zambia
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Women and development in Zambia an annotated bibliography. by Susan Antkiewicz

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Published by United Nations, Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa .
Written in English



  • Zambia


  • Women in development -- Zambia -- Bibliography.,
  • Women -- Zambia -- Social conditions -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

SeriesBibliography series / Africa Training and Research Centre for Women, (ATRCW) ;, no. 8, Bibliography series (Africa Training and Research Centre for Women) ;, no. 8.
ContributionsMuntemba, M. Shimwaayi.
LC ClassificationsZ7964.Z33 A58 1983, HQ1240.5.Z33 A58 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 98 p. ;
Number of Pages98
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2706650M
LC Control Number85980225

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  In Zambia, about 60% of the country’s population is in rural areas, where women and girls are particularly vulnerable compared to men, despite both living in poverty. “In , nea women and girls were reached through the GEWEL project,” said Emily Weedon, World Bank task team leader for the GEWEL project. Zambian women aren’t known to simply sit and let things happen, they are the women that are running businesses and changing the entrepreneurial landscape of the country. Samba Yonga Founder of communications powerhouse Kuatenga media, Samba is a media communications specialist whose work has showcased Zambia to the world on various platforms. This comprehensive survey of the history and status of education in Zambia contains a selection of readings from published material. The readings and accompanying editorial notes highlight some key aspects of the background to education in Zambia and major factors that have influenced education development in the country over the years. The content include: the meaning and scope of education.   World Bank Country Partnership Strategy for Zambia. The World Bank Zambia Country Partnership Framework (CPF) FY supports the government in achieving its development goals, and is closely aligned with the government’s National Development Plan and Vision The CPF is underpinned by the Systematic Country Diagnostic (SCD), conducted in to augment the World Bank.