Dr. Goran Jovic - Zambia

Zambia's inequalities are highlighted by a health-care system that is choked by a dearth of health workers: There is one doctor for every 23,000...
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UNFPA calls for intensified peer educationSolwezi, June 10, 2013, ZANIS-- United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) reproductive health programme authorities in Solwezi have...
Chibolya - Photo credit - ThePost

Iceland. That's right, Iceland is home to the world's largest per capita population of weed smokers, according to the new 2014 World Drug Report. Fifty-five thousand...

Functional Cure of HIV/AIDS: Training Workshop in Zambia Science Symposium (HIV SCIENCE 2014) The 2nd Science Symposium on May 2nd and 3rd , to be held at the Golden...
Chawama health centre

THE ongoing load-shedding which the country is grappling with has not spared health facilities in Lusaka, prompting the district medical office to write to...

First Lady of Zambia Christine Kaseba has expressed concern that the country's Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) on health may not be reached by their...
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Minister of Local Government and Housing Emerine Kabanshi has called for adequate planning for sustainable urban development because projections indicate that by 2030, the...

An investor from the Middle East has announced plans to build the first ever regional hospital in Zambia to provide cardiac surgery. SF Group Chief...
Cuban doctors and health workers arrive at Freetown's airport to help the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone. Photograph: Florian Plaucheur/AFP/Getty Images

The island nation has sent hundreds of health workers to help control the deadly infection while richer countries worry about their security – instead...