• 2016
  • Zambia expects its power generation capacity to rise to over 3,000 megawatts by 2016 and plans to export the surplus electricity to its neighbours, the chairman of state power firm Zesco told Reuters on Wednesday. (ibtimes.com)
  • Africa
  • Zambia is a large land-locked country (more than 752 000 km 2 ) in Southern Africa with high transport costs: sea harbours are far from agricultural production centres. (fao.org)
  • For most of the colonial period, Zambia was governed by an administration appointed from London with the advice of the British South Africa Company . (wikipedia.org)
  • 30 Zambia (/ˈzæmbiə/), officially the Republic of Zambia, is a landlocked country in Southern Africa, neighbouring the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the north, Tanzania to the north-east, Malawi to the east, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia to the south, and Angola to the west. (wikipedia.org)
  • As most of its major export routes ran through then apartheid controlled South Africa, Zambia needed an alternate export route for its copper. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2001
  • In 2001 Tate and Lyle sold its interest in Zambia Sugar Plc to Illovo who then held 89% of the company. (wikipedia.org)
  • Zambia Sugar Plc Annual Report 2001 (Report). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Zambia Open is a men's professional golf tournament played in Zambia, that has been part of the Sunshine Tour since 1996, and was co-sanctioned by the European-based Challenge Tour from 2001 to 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rhodesia
  • The territory of what is now Zambia was known as Northern Rhodesia from 1911. (wikipedia.org)
  • Codrington established a boma at Kasama and the town's central location as well as its closeness to Chitimukulu's court led to it eventually becoming the largest and dominant town of the north-eastern lobe of what became Northern Rhodesia then Zambia. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2000
  • In 2000 Ecocert had two inspection rounds in Zambia and a total of 2 500 ha was certified for organic production (large commercial and small-scale farms) as well as 8 000 ha of forest and bush-land for wild harvesting of mushrooms and bee keeping areas. (fao.org)
  • Terracarta/International Travel Maps, Vancouver Canada: "Zambia, 2nd edition", 2000 Camerapix: "Spectrum Guide to Zambia. (wikipedia.org)
  • plateau
  • The town is at the edge of the plateau covering most of Zambia, at an elevation of 1670 m, about 900 m higher than Lake Tanganyika, which comes within 22 km (straight-line distance). (wikipedia.org)
  • Organisation
  • Zambia Sugar has demonstrated its commitment to the welfare of its employees and the communities in which it operates, this is borne out by the independent socio-economic assessment carried out in 2013 by Corporate Citizenship, an internationally accredited organisation, which reported that Zambia Sugar:- Spent ZAR 462 million (18% of total revenues and 42% of the company's value added) on remuneration and employee benefits in 2012/13. (wikipedia.org)
  • AIDS
  • Tells the stories of social entrepreneurs who are helping the desperate, the destitute and the determined to make a new beginning -- from Moses Zulu's home and school for AIDS orphans in Zambia to Mimi Silbert's San Francisco based Delancey Street foundation, which helps drug addicts and criminals turn their lives around. (berkeley.edu)
  • This segment looks at the AIDS epidemic in Zambia and other sub-Saharan African nations which has crippled the agricultural community, forcing children to undertake the responsibilities of farming. (berkeley.edu)
  • This film explores the work of a hospice in Zambia, a country on the front line in the world fight against HIV/AIDS. (berkeley.edu)
  • In Zambia, where one in five of the population are HIV-positive (most under 40 years old), all of the eleven million population has been touched by HIV/AIDS in some way. (berkeley.edu)
  • Miss Zambia has been successful with several projects in the area of Education, HIV/AIDS, Social Welfare, Road Safety and Tourism. (wikipedia.org)
  • peak
  • Zambia generates 1,800 MW, with peak demand estimated at 1,600 MW but forecasts demand to also rise sharply over the coming years. (ibtimes.com)
  • Malawi
  • A rail link between Malawi and Zambia, allowing access to the port of Nacala, was first planned in 1982. (wikipedia.org)
  • On the Malawi side of the border, the line to Mchinji was finished in 1984, but a connection to Chipata in Zambia was only opened in 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • country
  • This segment looks at the country of Zambia as it begins a nationwide program to deliver Vitamin A to its population through sugar fortification as just one part of a multi-pronged strategy. (berkeley.edu)
  • Emeli Sande visited Zambia in 2014 to witness some of the challenges that the country faces and how Oxfam is helping to empower women and protect rights to health care and education. (oxfam.org)
  • town
  • Chilanga is a town in Zambia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kaoma is now divided into three districts namely Kaoma, Nkeyema and Luampa The landmarks within the town of Kaoma or close to its borders include the following: The headquarters of Kaoma District Administration The offices of Kaoma Town Council A branch of Finance Bank Zambia Limited (FBZ) Kaoma Airport - A public, civilian airport, with one runway. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chirundu, Zambia is a town in Zambia at the border with Zimbabwe and is a key point on the Great North Road. (wikipedia.org)
  • The town has banking services, with banks such as Zambia National Commercial Bank (ZANACO), National Savings and Credit Bank (NATSAVE), Finance Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, Cavmont Bank, Barclays Bank and African Banking Cooperation (Bank A.B.C)and INDO Zambia Bank. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mutanda is a town in Solwezi District, North-Western Province, Zambia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Area
  • As a result, the colonial era began in Mbala in 1893, earlier than in most other areas of what would become Zambia, when Hugh Marshall was sent by Johnston as the British Consul for the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • history
  • The early history of the peoples of modern Zambia can only be gleaned from knowledge passed down by generations through word of mouth. (wikipedia.org)
  • million
  • Agriflora Ltd. is Zambia s biggest commercial rose grower with over 50 million stems of export quality roses for the world market. (fao.org)
  • Government
  • Looks at the economic situation in Zambia and how foreign aid is being utilized by the Zambian government and non-governmental organizations. (berkeley.edu)
  • export
  • In 1994 it started with export of "high-value/low-volume" conventional vegetables grown on company farms and by contract growers, who are distributed between Zambia s three geographical zones to ensure year round supply of fresh quality produce. (fao.org)
  • early
  • In the early days of organic agriculture the UK Soil Association gave assistance in setting-up an association for Zambia. (fao.org)
  • modern
  • By the late 12th century, more advanced kingdoms and empires had been established in most regions of modern Zambia. (wikipedia.org)
  • President
  • Voters in Zambia are casting ballots Tuesday in an election to replace the late President Michael Sata, who died in October. (voanews.com)