Nang’andu Hamusimbi Joan Kamwale
acting country manager
To serve vulnerable children, Zambia launches national guidelines for case management
March 23, 2023
On February 28, the government of the Republic of Zambia through the Ministry of Community Development and Social Services (MCDSS) launched the Community and Statutory Case Management guidelines and...
How economic empowerment is helping one Zambian woman support her family
March 6, 2023
Cynthia Moonga is a 36-year-old mother of five who today runs her own business—a vegetable and grocery shop—because of the support of WORTH, a Pact community banking and empowerment program....
Supporting girls and young women to reach their goals: Four reflections from DREAMS in Zambia
October 24, 2022
A young, single mother of two desperate to take control of her reproductive health. An adolescent girl struggling to find the confidence to stand up to older boys and men to stay HIV-free. A...
A team effort: Coaching adolescent boys on the importance of respecting women and girls
December 8, 2021
Life at home and at school for Burki, an adolescent boy from Kenya, used to be contentious. He would often show a lack of respect for his parents and teachers and, according to his mother, toward...
Photo story: 'One in three is far too many'
November 17, 2021
Pact works to end gender-based violence around the world through response and prevention.
In Zambia, digital skills give DREAMS participants a leg up
October 19, 2021
Justina Yumba has big plans for her future. The 18-year-old, who lives in Lusaka and loves reading novels, aspires to become a midwife and earn a bachelor’s degree in nursing. But as the third of six...
LME partners with charities Pact and The Impact Facility to fund two responsible sourcing projects
June 16, 2021
The London Metal Exchange is today pleased to announce its funding partnership with the charities Pact and The Impact Facility, with the aim of tackling...
This World Health Day, key insights from Covid-19 to build a fairer, healthier world
April 7, 2021
Everyone has a right to be healthy. This is at the heart of the global push for universal health care. The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has shown that there are still deep disparities in health risks...
Leaving no family behind: Community HIV testing in Zambia
March 24, 2021
In Zambia, Pact's Community HIV Prevention Program (Z-CHPP) is working to reduce new HIV infections, especially among high-risk groups. Funded by USAID, our efforts focus on reaching Zambians where...
‘Can I talk to you about HIV?’ In Zambia, peer educators work to end an epidemic
November 23, 2020
Musongole Mutambo, a 29-year-old mechanic, has been volunteering as a peer educator with the Zambia Community HIV Prevention Program for three years. For several hours three days a week, he pounds...