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The vision of ZNWL is A nation with women and girls fully present in leadership roles and actively involved in decision making processes.
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The Zambia National Women’s Lobby (ZNWL) will from Thursday 6th to Friday 7th October 2016 hold a National Capacity Building Conference for all elected female local government leaders (Councilors and Mayors/Council Chairpersons) at the Golden Peacock Hotel situated on Kasangula Road in Roma, Lusaka. The National Conference is being held with the support from the Zambia Accountability Programme, a UK DFID and European Union funded programme implemented by the British Council. Read More…

Speech By The Minister During the Conference


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Zambia Goes to Polls

imagesZambia today goes to the polls to elect the country’s 6th president in a historic election which is being held under an amended constitution. In this election the winner will have to amass 50% plus one to avoid a re-run. In addition to electing members of parliament and councilors, Zambans will for the first time also elect the mayors and council chair persons. The 2016 election is also being held along side the referendum on the bill of rights.

Only one woman,  Edith Z Nawakwi is contesting the presidency. A total of 106 women from different political parties are contesting the parliamentary election with only 36 women contesting in the mayoral election. A total of 425 women are aspiring for election as councilors

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Membership to the Zambia National Women’s Lobby is open to all women and gender sensitive men committed to Lobby and Advocate for Equal representation of women and girls in decision making positions at all levels. All you have to do is complete a membership form available at the secretariat on 7 Njoka road Olympia Park and pay a one-off subscription fee of ZMW 10.

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