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20 June 2007
Five-country cross-national study on civic service and volunteering in SADC  
VOSESA has conducted a cross-national study on civic service and volunteering in five southern African countries: Botswana, Malawi, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The study focused on the form and extent of civic service programmes in these countries.  Read article
19 June 2007
Research Partnerships Build the Service Field in Africa 
This research demonstrates how different actors in the South African region are co-operating to address the human development challenges in the five countries - Botswana, Malawi, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The service initiatives reported on contribute to developing knowledge and good practice, and demonstrate the role that service and volunteering can play in promoting the achievement of national social development goals and priorities.   Read article
22 November 2006
Volunteers mobilized as cholera cases rise in Zambia 
Chiengi District, Zambia: Zambia has mobilized volunteers to help the Luapula provincial health administration curb cholera cases that have risen to 105 and left 5 dead in Chiengi District of the province, Times of Zambia reported on Tuesday.  Read article
More about: Health
31 August 2006
Prodoc: Asia Youth Volunteers Programme (JTA-00045014/TZA/ZAM)) 
The broad development objectives of this programme are to build capacity for the use and adaptation of innovative agricultural practices; enhance and support the growth of small to medium enterprises and facilitate the adaptation of relevant training curriculum to meet demands of new skills through volunteer exchange programme between Asia and Africa.  Read article
05 December 2005
Volunteerism key to attaining development targets 
A section of the audience at the International Volunteer Day celebration in Lusaka, Zambia on 5 December 2005. (Photo: UN Volunteers Zambia)
Lusaka, Zambia: The Zambian government says it is committed to promoting the spirit of volunteerism and supporting initiatives aimed at empowering the community for national development.   Read article
More about: Activism

 

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Docsek Orphanage 
Located in Mazabuka, in the Southern Province of Zambia, Docsek Home provides care and fosters orphaned and needy children to provide for their physical and mental needs, and help improve their living standards throughout the rural and urban communities. Volunteers are needed to help and accompany in programs, tours and trips with the children, as well as with laundry, cleaning, and cooking.  Visit site