The EU Delegation in Zambia in collaboration with the Ministry of Gender has published a Call for Proposals for projects on "Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) prevention and support to SGBV survivors in Northern Province and Luapula Province, Zambia".
The overal objective of the project is to demonstrate effective and efficient strategies that support poor, rural households in Tanzania to adapt to the negative impacts of climate change and to alleviate poverty.
The sales are on and after a day's successful shopping spree you return home with bags full of bargains. Now what happens to the plastic bags and wrappers thoughtlessly tossed aside? Out in the ocean floating islands of plastic waste reach hundreds of miles, and plastic bags play heavily among them… Plastics are even reaching people's lungs and dinner tables, with micro-plastics in the air, water and food having an unknown impact on their health and playing havoc with marine life. Tackling the plastics problem is a must.