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ZAMBIA: The Adulterous Father

Like many women in Zambia, when Ngoza Simwanza was pregnant with her firstborn child, she relied on a Traditional Birth Attendant to address complications. The consequences were dire. Today, she advocates for every woman to have access to safe medical care. Read More »

"We must unite as women to make Zambia a safe place to deliver a child."

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I hate the little red bicycle. It is the first thing I see when I get home and the last when leaving. … Read More»

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Lusaka Dispatch

I have been in Zambia for two weeks now. My journey has been an amazing one—inspiring, heartbreaking, and truly transformative for me. … Read More»

ZAMBIA: Picking Up the Pieces

Dorcas N. Chewe was devastated when she and her two sons were diagnosed with HIV, but today she refuses to be defined by her status and is raising a family of activists. Read More »

"I am a living testimony to what is possible for those who are HIV+."

ZAMBIA: A Fertile Ground for Infection

In Zambia, women shoulder a disproportionate share of the HIV/AIDS burden. As a journalist and activist, World Pulse member Prudence Phiri seeks to halt the epidemic by upending entrenched power dynamics that place women at risk. Read More »

“The verdict was essentially her death sentence.”

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Reflections on Maternal Health in Rural Zambia

Today marks day seven in Zambia—about the half way mark of my journey with the International Reporting Project—and I’m sitting outside on the steps of my accommodation at the Macha Research Institute … Read More»

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The Face of the Zambian AIDS Epidemic

"It’s the elephant in the room, in the country," says Dr. Manasseh Phiri, renowned physician, journalist, and activist. … Read More»

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World Pulse on the Ground in Zambia!

After close to 30 hours of travel, I've arrived in Zambia! … Read More»

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Celebrating A Feminist Icon And Mentor

The women's movement in sub-sahara Africa, was shaped by a significant number of women from diverse backgrounds. … Read More»

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Enough Food For Everyone IF Campaign 2013 UK

Hunger is the great scandal of our age. … Read More»

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