PUBLIC DISCUSSION – ZAMBIA DEBT SITUATION: BACK TO HIPC?

The Economics Association of Zambia (EAZ) presents a public Discussion themed “Zambia Debt Situation: Back to HIPC?” We hereby cordially invite you to this public discussion to be held on Friday, 31st March, 2017 at the Taj Pamodzi Hotel, from 18:00hrs to 20:00hrs. We look forward to seeing you there. Yours sincerely, EAZ Secretariat by

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The Maize Laws by Kampamba Shula

Maize (Corn) is the main ingredient in the staple food of Zambia. This has been the default status for so long as the course of history shows us. Regimes have been toppled and riots have broken out over either the availability or price of mealie meal. The political quotient of maize is indisputable. Government involvement in the sector has thus been to steer the dynamics to a favorable result. This has proved easier in theory than practice. This working paper discusses the Maize Laws and Government involvement in the industry…

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2017 edition of the course on Local Economic Development

Please find attached the flyer of the international course ‘Local Economic Development: towards agribusiness cluster development (LED)’. The LED course will be held in South Africa. The course is organized by the Centre for Development Innovation (CDI) of Wageningen UR, in collaboration with the Agricultural Research Council (ARC) of South Africa. The course is focused on catalysing vibrant rural economies through agrifood sub-sector and agribusiness cluster development. The LED course targets resource poor consumers and smallholder producers as beneficiaries. For your information, the course qualifies for theNetherlands Fellowship Program (NFP)…

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