• IGC Country Manager Dr. Dennis Chiwele speaking at the Urbanisation report launch
    IGC Country Manager Dr. Dennis Chiwele speaking at the Urbanisation report launch

    IGC Country Manager Dr. Dennis Chiwele speaking at the 'Promoting Job Rich Urbanisation in Zambia' report launch

  • Acting Executive Director speaking at the Urbanisation report launch
    Acting Executive Director speaking at the Urbanisation report launch

    ZIPAR Acting Executive Director Mr. Shebo Nalishebo speakign at the laucnh of the Job-Rich Urbanisation in Zambia report

  • Just Jobs Network Gregory Randolph making a keynote presentation
    Just Jobs Network Gregory Randolph making a keynote presentation

    Just Jobs Network Gregory Randolph making his keynote presentation on the contents of the Urbanisation in Zambia report at the launch

    Gregory Randolph
  • Min. of Local Government and Housing Permanent Secretary Amos Malupenga delivering speech
    Min. of Local Government and Housing Permanent Secretary Amos Malupenga delivering speech

    Mr Amos Malupenga, Permanent Secretary at the MInistry of Local Government and Housing delivers his speech at the launch of the Just-Jobs Urbanisation in Zambia report

  • Presentation of the Urbanisation in Zambia report
    Presentation of the Urbanisation in Zambia report

    Permanent Secretary - Local Government and Housing, Mr. Amos Malupenga presents the Urbanisation in Zambia report at the official launch. Looking on is Mr. Shebo Nalishebo, the ZIPAR Acting Executive Director.

  • Discussants of the Urbanisation in Zambia reports
    Discussants of the Urbanisation in Zambia reports

    L-R: Mr. Fumpa: ZCTU, Mr. Trophius Kufanga - Assistant Director Forward Planning: Lusaka City Council, Mr. Alexander Chileshe - National Technical Advisor: UN Habitat & Mrs. Roseta Chabala - President: ZAM

  • Introducing the Business survey
    Introducing the Business survey

    Acting Executive Director, Shebo Nalishebo speaking before the presentation of the business survey dubbed "In the Eye of the Storm: The Impact of the Economic Slowdown on the Labour Market in Zambia"

  • ZACCI President speaks at the business survey report launch
    ZACCI President speaks at the business survey report launch

    Zambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry President, Mr. Geoffrey Sakulanda speaking at the launch of the business survey report.

  • Unwrapping the report
    Unwrapping the report

    ZACCI President Mr. G. Sakulanda unwraps the business survey report. Aiding him is Mr. Shebo Nalishebo, the Acting Executive Director of ZIPAR.

  • Presentation of the business survey report
    Presentation of the business survey report

    ZACCI President - Mr. G. Sakulanda presents the business survey report to the audience members.

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12 May 2016

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Kwacha Still Under Threat
20 Apr 2016

by Thulani Banda Over the past week, Zambian's have observed with pleasant bewilderment the happenings in the foreign exchange market. Throughout 2015, the kwacha had fallen significantly against the dollar. However, approaching the end of April 201 [ ... ]

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Where is my Magufuli? How to Champion Fiscal Discipline and Good Governance
30 Mar 2016

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Like Déjà Vu, Zambia Returns to the IMF
29 Mar 2016

By Caesar Cheelo Zambia is experiencing the most dramatic economic downturn seen in the country’s post-liberalization era. Some have described the downturn as a crisis and an economic collapse. Somehow the current situation seems a lot like d [ ... ]

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