http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases2016-04-29T00:38:31.017ZPress ReleasesAdobe Experience ManagerEU and UNDP Renew Partnership on Electoral Assistancenoemail@noemail.orgmoses.zangarUnited Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark and European Union (EU) Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica met on Friday to reaffirm the long-standing partnership on electoral assistance. They signed the revised European Commission-UNDP Electoral Assistance Guidelines, which aim to enhance the EC-UNDP collaboration on electoral assistance on the ground. http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2016/04/18/eu-and-undp-renew-partnership-on-electoral-assistance2016-04-20T08:43:43.761Z2016-04-20T08:43:43.761ZUNDP at 50: World must step up to beat poverty by firstname.lastname@example.orgMeeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is only possible with a broad coalition of leaders from government, civil society, multilaterals and the private sector, said Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, (UNDP) on the eve of a major Ministerial Meeting to mark the organisation’s 50th anniversary.http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2016/02/24/undp-at-50-world-must-step-up-to-beat-poverty-by-20302016-02-24T07:35:11.060Z2016-02-24T07:35:11.060ZZambia Benefits From First Line HIV Treatment at an Unprecedented Low Pricenoemail@noemail.orgmoses.zangarUNDP has achieved significant reductions in the price of HIV medicines that it procures, bringing down the cost of the most common treatment to an unprecedented US$100 per patient per year in Zambia, Equatorial Guinea, Haiti, Mali, South Sudan, and Zimbabwe. Through these price reductions UNDP is saving US$ 25 million that are being used to put an additional 250,000 people on life-saving HIV treatment. http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2015/11/30/zambia-benefits-from-first-line-hiv-treatment-at-an-unprecedented-low-price2015-11-30T16:59:49.500Z2015-11-30T16:59:49.500ZZambia and Global Fund Sign $234 Million in New Grantsnoemail@noemail.orgmoses.zangarLusaka, Zambia - The Government of the Republic of Zambia, the Churches Health Association of Zambia, and the Global Fund have reaffirmed their partnership, signing four new grants worth US$234 million to fight HIV, TB and malaria in Zambia.http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2015/01/12/zambia-and-global-fund-sign-234-million-in-new-grants2015-01-13T08:52:58.156Z2015-01-13T08:52:58.156Zundpemail@example.comLusaka – 5 January 2015: The Ministry of Finance, Electoral Commission of Zambia, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on behalf of Ireland, Japan, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America have entered into a cooperative agreement to support the 2015 Presidential Election to be held on 20 January, 2015 with a total sum of USD3.09 million.http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2015/01/05/undp-and-zambian-government-sign-multi-donor-support-for-the-presidential-by-election2015-01-13T09:08:12.104Z2015-01-13T09:08:12.104ZUN Mourns Death of Zambian President, Michael Sata firstname.lastname@example.orgNew York, 29 October 2014 - The United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon is deeply saddened by the passing of Michael Chilufya Sata, President of the Republic of Zambia on 28 October while receiving treatment at a hospital in London. He expresses his deepest condolences to late President Sata’s family, the Government and the people of Zambia.
http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/10/30/un-mourns-death-of-zambian-president-michael-sata-2014-11-03T08:37:37.725Z2014-11-03T08:37:37.725ZLandmark Project Launched to Promote Renewable Energy Technology Transfer from China to Zambia email@example.comA project to promote the transfer of renewable energy technology from China to Zambia was launched at a brief ceremony held in Lusaka on Monday, 22 October 2014. The project agreement was brokered by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/09/23/landmark-project-launched-to-promote-renewable-energy-technology-transfer-from-china-to-zambia-2014-09-24T07:19:29.572Z2014-09-24T07:19:29.572ZZambia Ups Progress in Human Developmentnoemail@noemail.orgmoses.zangarLusaka, Zambia - 13 August, 2014: With significant achievements in life expectancy, education and Gross National Income (GNI) per capita in past years, Zambia has risen into the medium human development category, according to the UNDP 2014 Human Development Report, “Sustaining Human Progress: Reducing Vulnerabilities and Building Resilience”. http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/08/13/zambia-ups-progress-in-human-development2014-08-14T14:12:00.957Z2014-08-14T14:12:00.957ZZambia Climbs up to Medium Human Development Category firstname.lastname@example.orgLusaka, Zambia, July 25 - Persistent vulnerability threatens human development, and unless it is systematically tackled by policies and social norms, progress will be neither equitable nor sustainable. This is the core premise of the 2014 Human Development Report (HDR) entitled “Sustaining Human Progress: Reducing Vulnerabilities and Building Resilience”, launched yesterday by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Tokyo, Japan.http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/07/25/zambia-climbs-up-to-medium-human-development-category-2014-07-25T17:35:43.125Z2014-07-25T17:35:43.125ZNew UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Zambia Presents Credentialsnoemail@noemail.orgmoses.zangarThe United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Zambia, Ms. Janet Rogan, today, 29 April 2014 presented her credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Hon Mr Harry Kalaba MP.http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/04/29/new-un-resident-coordinator-and-undp-resident-representative-in-zambia-presents-credentials2014-04-29T14:57:39.725Z2014-04-29T14:57:39.725ZUNDP’s Goodwill Ambassador Arrives in Zambia to Support UN’s Development Worknoemail@noemail.orgmoses.zangarCrown Prince Haakon of Norway has begun a four-day tour of Zambia as the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) Goodwill Ambassador. He is here to engage on UNDP’s support with the Government, civil society organizations and communities aimed at improving the country’s human development and progress on the Millennium Development Goals.http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/10/29/undp-s-goodwill-ambassador-arrives-in-zambia-to-support-un-s-development-work2013-11-12T10:07:41.628Z2013-11-12T10:07:41.628ZUNDP’s Goodwill Ambassador Crown Prince Haakon of Norway Visits Zambia email@example.comUnited Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Goodwill Ambassador, His Royal Highness (HRH) Crown Prince Haakon of Norway will arrive in Zambia on October 28th, for a four-day visit to help support the agency’s role in the country’s development. http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/10/23/undp-s-goodwill-ambassador-crown-prince-haakon-of-norway-visits-zambia-2013-10-24T14:00:46.513Z2013-10-24T14:00:46.513ZZambia Expands Access to Treatment for HIVnoemail@noemail.orgmoses.zangarGENEVA – In partnership with Zambia, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria signed a US$156 million grant agreement that aims to ensure a secure supply of antiretroviral medicine to all those receiving HIV treatment. The new funding will also support work that gets 225,000 more people to start treatment over the next three years.http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/10/18/zambia-expands-access-to-treatment-for-hiv2013-10-23T07:10:40.941Z2013-10-23T07:10:40.941Z“Let us seize the opportunity to build a better, more livable continent for all”: UN Development Chief for Africanoemail@noemail.orgmoses.zangarNew York, Dakar: 23 July, 2013 - Abdoulaye Mar Dièye assumed his role on 22 July as Head of the Regional Bureau for Africa (RBA) and Assistant Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/07/24/-let-us-seize-the-opportunity-to-build-a-better-more-livable-continent-for-all-un-development-chief-for-africa2013-07-25T08:23:41.528Z2013-07-25T08:23:41.528ZUNDP Supports Cross Border Initiative to Roll Back Malaria along the Zambezi Rivernoemail@noemail.orgmoses.zangarhttp://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/05/25/undp-supports-cross-border-initiative-to-roll-back-malaria-along-the-zambezi-river2014-08-04T10:37:54.755Z2014-08-04T10:37:54.755ZUNDP Supports Cross Border Initiative to Roll Back Malaria along the Zambezi Rivernoemail@noemail.orgjonathan.ngomaLivingstone - Zambia commemorated World Malaria Day on May 25th with the launch of the Zambia Zimbabwe cross border malaria initiative which seeks to harmonise policies and jointly coordinate malaria control interventions between the two countries. The initiativewas launched under the theme“Investing in the Future to Defeat Malaria.” Zambia and Zimbabwe share the Zambezi River, a long water body which forms the border between the two countries.http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/04/25/undp-supports-cross-border-initiative-to-roll-back-malaria-along-the-zambezi-river2013-05-20T16:12:12.806Z2013-05-20T16:12:12.806Z“Rise of South” potential for accelerating progress for future generation, says 2013 Human Development Reportnoemail@noemail.orgjonathan.ngomaThe UNDP 2013 Human Development Report, “The Rise of the South: Human Progress in a Diverse World”, was launched today in Zambia by the Vice President, His Honour Dr. Guy Scott. The new report places Zambia 163rd out of 187 countries on the HD ranking.http://www.undp.org/content/zambia/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/03/21/-rise-of-south-potential-for-accelerating-progress-for-future-generation-says-2013-human-development-report2013-03-27T13:23:33.376Z2013-03-27T13:23:33.376Z