Welcome To Zambia

  • Country Profile
  • Development Agenda

Zambia

The Republic of Zambia is located in Southern Africa. It shares a border with the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, Tanzania, Malawi and Angola. Unlike many of its neighbours, Zambia has managed to avoid civil war and unrest and has earned a reputation for political stability. The last decade has witnessed robust economic growth as a result of its copper industry. However, poverty remains high affecting two-thirds of the population.

President: Edgar Lungu

Capital: Lusaka

Population: 17 million

Religion: Christianity, Islam, indigenous beliefs

Languages: English,Bemba, Lozi

 

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Zambia Vision 2030

Zambia Vision 2030 is founded on seven key basic principles: Sustainable development, upholding democratic principles, respect for human rights, fostering family values, a positive attitude to work, peaceful coexistence, upholding good traditional values.