17 Apr
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7th National Development Plan -Implementation Plan Released!

Volume Two (2) of the 7th National Development Plan which is the Implementation Plan has been officially released. Citizen and other civic actors can now download it and track government progress against set goals and targets in Volume 1 of the 7NDP. Click here to download it  Approved Final 7NDP Implementation Plan – 9_April_2018

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13 Apr
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CSPR 1st Quarter Statement

For Immediate Release 12thApril, 2018 CSPR 2018 FIRST QUARTER PRESS RELEASE STATE OF THE ECONOMY AND POVERTY  Civil Society for Poverty Reduction notes that Zambia’s economy is expected to grow above 4% in 2018. However, growth like in the past continues to exclude the majority of the poor and vulnerable in the country. Growth therefore […]

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10 Apr
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CSOs ARE NOT A MOUTH PIECE FOR POLITICAL PARTIES BUT FOR THE CITIZENS

For Immediate Release   CSOs ARE NOT A MOUTH PIECE FOR POLITICAL PARTIES BUT FOR THE CITIZENS The Civil Society for Poverty Reduction note with concern the current trend where political parties expect CSOs to champion their cause at the expense of national development. Opposition political parties have been identified to always expect CSOs to […]

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10 Apr
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CSPR CALLS FOR MORE COMMITMENT TOWARDS POVERTY ERADICATION IN ZAMBIA

For Immediate Release   CSPR CALLS FOR MORE COMMITMENT TOWARDS POVERTY ERADICATION IN ZAMBIA The Civil Society for Poverty Reduction notes with concern the continued high levels of poverty and inequality in the country and calls for more commitment towards poverty eradication. In line with the 7thNational Development Plan, accelerating efforts towards poverty reduction calls […]

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10 Apr
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CSPR WELCOMES & COMMENDS ZRA INTENDED AUDITS ON ALL MINING FIRMS IN ZAMBIA

For Immediate Release 21stMarch, 2018   CSPR WELCOMES & COMMENDS ZRA INTENDED AUDITS ON ALL MINING FIRMS IN ZAMBIA The Civil Society for Poverty Reduction (CSPR) would like to commend government and the Zambia Revenue Authority for the intent to audit all the mining firms in Zambia. This follows revelations of possible tax evasion by […]

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24 Jan
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CSPR CALLS FOR URGENT MEASURES TO ALSO TACKLE THE ECONOMIC DISASTER OF CHOLERA

For Immediate Release 8th January, 2018 CSPR CALLS FOR URGENT MEASURES TO ALSO TACKLE THE ECONOMIC DISASTER OF CHOLERA The Civil Society for Poverty Reduction like many other stakeholders is deeply concerned by the current outbreak of cholera. We welcome and commend government for the measures being put in place to contain the spread of […]

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24 Jan
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CSPR WELCOMES THE UPGRADING OF SHANTY COMPOUNDS

For Immediate Release 27th December, 2017   CSPR WELCOMES THE UPGRADING OF SHANTY COMPOUNDS  The Civil Society for Poverty Reduction (CSPR) welcomes government intention to upgrade shanty compounds. As CSPR we believe this is long overdue and should be done with utmost urgency as most of these areas luck the basic amenities necessary for healthy […]

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24 Jan
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CSOs JOINT PRESS STATEMENT ON MUKULA TRADE

For Immediate Release 05th January, 2018   JOINT PRESS STATEMENT ON MUKULA TRADE We would like to begin by wishing all Zambian citizens a prosperous and progressive 2018. As organizations (ActionAid Zambia, Centre for Trade Policy & Development, CUTS International and CSPR), we are however sad to note the fact that this particular year has […]

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18 Jan
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CSPR has been working with Ministry of Commerce to ensure that Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises contribute tangibly to the reduction of poverty in Zambia. We believe that sustainable economic activity must translate into more income and improved standard of living for the poorest. Please click the following link to read our 2018 Parliamentary Submission on […]

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