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21 March 2017

Zambia Hosts “2020 Global Round of Censuses” Regional Training

Lusaka, 20-23 March 2017: The United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) in collaboration with the Central Statistical Office of Zambia, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) is facilitating a “2020 Global Round of Censuses” regional

8 March 2017

Universal Access to Sexual and Reproductive Health - The Key to Gender Equality

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund in Zambia is pleased to join the Government and people of Zambia and partners in commemorating the 2017 International Women’s Day under the theme “Women In The Changing World of Work, Planet 50:50 By 2030” which has been adapted locally as “Promoting Inclusiveness In Economic

28 February 2017

How sexuality education is changing lives

“I have seen girls become pregnant, become victims of violence and become HIV-positive, and I don't want to become one of those girls,” says Lydia Mwelwa, aged 13 years.  “I’m happy they have taught us in school how we girls can protect ourselves,” she says. A student at Kabulonga Basic School in Lusaka, Zambia’s capital, Lydia

Videos

The Demographic Dividend: Unlocking Africa's Youth Potential
The Demographic Dividend: Unlocking Africa's Youth Potential
Midwives: Health Heroes for Women, Adolescent Girls and Newborns
Midwives: Health Heroes for Women, Adolescent Girls and Newborns
Straight Talk on LOVE and RELATIONSHIPS. Check out this new TUNEME Video!
Straight Talk on LOVE and RELATIONSHIPS. Check out this new TUNEME Video!
Sustainable Development Goals Explained: Good Health and Well-being
Sustainable Development Goals Explained: Good Health and Well-being

Publications

The UNFPA Zambia Annual Report 2016 documents our rights-based results in the year 2016...
Zambia's youthful population can offer a unique opportunity for accelerated economic...
Investing in 10-year-old girls could yield huge demographic dividend, pump billions into...
The UNFPA Zambia 2015 annual report highlights continued efforts to break the cycle of...

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