19 April 2017 - Government says is working on enacting a law that will criminalize child marriages in Zambia.

Published in News in English

27 July 2016 - I asked Martha, a Form Four (Grade 12) student at a secondary school in southern Malawi, if she considered herself a role model. Completing her education hasn’t been easy for Martha – being sent home for weeks at a time when her family struggled with school fees, trying to avoid the distractions of boys, and staying on top of challenging coursework are among the challenges she deals with.

Published in News in English

7 June 2016 - The Non-Governmental Organisation Coordinating Council –NGOCC Southern Province has welcomed the adoption of a model law on eradicating child Marriage Southern African Development Community -SADC.

Published in News in English

22 April 2016 - On 8 April, the Government of Zambia adopted a national strategy to end child marriage, joining a growing list of countries thinking long-term about how to address a practice that disempowers millions of girls and women each year.

Published in News in English

MWENDA, 22 September 2015 - Sheltering from the midday heat in her yellow-painted bungalow, Chieftainess Mwenda speaks passionately about her mission to end child marriage in Zambia, starting first in her own chiefdom.

Published in News in English

25 JULY 2015 - First Lady Esther Lungu has warned that Zambia is doing itself a de-service by denying children with disabilities an opportunity to participate in day-to-day activities.

Published in News in English

 

19 April 2013 - In the eyes of many, the sight of a street child sends shivers of heartless, wicked, uncultured, dangerous, brutal and potentially-harmful beings.

Published in News in English

 

31 October 2012 - The Government is in the process of reviewing the National Child Policy to make it responsive to the needs of the children, Gender and Child Development Minister Inonge Wina has said.

Published in News in English

 

Speaker of the National Assembly, Patrick Matibini, has called on Members of Parliament (MPs) to help combat gender-based violence in Zambia.

Published in News in English

 

Pneumonia remains the leading cause of death among children under five years of age, with HIV contributing a large share to the burden of disease. But since the 1980s, there has been no updated knowledge of what causes child-hood pneumonia. A new international study involving about 12 000 children is investigating the causes of this disease.

Published in News in English
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 Next > End >>
Page 1 of 3

Videos that may interest you

<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > End >>

Related Events

No Calendar Events Found or Calendar not set to Public.
Copyright © 2015 The African Child Policy Forum. All rights reserved.