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BLOG – MAINSTREAMING CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AND MITIGATION ISSUES ACROSS ALL POLICY AND PROGRAMME INTERVENTIONS TO BUILD RESILIENCE IN THE ZAMBIAN ECONOMY

Climate change continues to pose a significant challenge to Zambia’s economic recovery, having cost the country an estimated 0.4% (US$13.8 billion) in GDP growth between 2007 and 2016. It is projected that over the next 10-20 years, losses in key sectors such as agriculturee, will reach approximately US$2.2-3.1 billion, largely due to waterlogged fields, water […]

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BLOG – Social Protection in Light of a Global Pandemic

As the world continues to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, social inequalities have become more evident particularly in developing countries were poverty is rampant. Social protection is not only a policy measure that seeks to cushion the effects of poverty and bridge inequality gaps through access to the most basic amenities such as food, water […]