Political tensions in Zambia have increased over past weeks and in particular with the events surrounding the arrest of opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema in recent days. Calm and to refrain from any actions and rhetoric likely to aggravate the situation are much needed. The Zambian people expect
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to ZAMBIA - Publication date: 13/04/2017
On 25th March the European Union will mark 60 years since the signature of the Rome Treaties, the first step towards a united Europe. Since the birth of the European Communities in 1957, the citizens of our Member States have enjoyed six decades of unprecedented peace, prosperity and security. The
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to ZAMBIA - Publication date: 27/03/2017
This year we celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome and the EU intends to mark this milestone. Over the last six decades, the EU has actively sought to not only bring peace and prosperity to Europe, but to use its influence for a more equal, democratic and stable world.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 25/03/2017
On March 2nd, the Ambassador of the European Union, Alessandro Mariani, and the Secretary to the Treasury, Fredson Yamba, signed a new financing agreement for 10 million euros (approximately 100 million kwacha) for support to the National Authorising Officer (NAO).
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to ZAMBIA - Publication date: 03/03/2017
On February 14, the Government of Zambia signed the plunge pool reshaping works contract (almost 50 million EURO; approximately 530 million Kwacha) with the company Razel-BEC at a signing ceremony held at the Kariba dam wall. The contract was endorsed for financing (100% grant) by the European
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to ZAMBIA - Publication date: 17/02/2017
In Zambia, more than 450 million euros (2010-2016) have been invested by the European Union Delegation and EU Member States in projects which have been making a difference to the lives of women the length and breadth of Zambia. EU support has helped improve access to water and sanitation, economic
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to ZAMBIA - Publication date: 16/02/2017
This programme is expected to provide access to reliable, clean and affordable electricity services to at least 63,000 households, or about 300,000 people, to social and public infrastructure and to eligible Micro Small Enterprises (MSEs). It will be done through the rehabilitation and expansion of
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to ZAMBIA - Publication date: 20/01/2017