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2022 LUSAKA DECLARATION We, the delegates comprising Mayors, Council Chairpersons, Deputy Mayors, Deputy Council Chairpersons, Ward Councillors, Town Clerks, Council Secretaries, Senior Government Officials and other Stakeholders, meeting as the Joint 66th Annual Conference of LGAZ and 19th General Assembly

“Let me once again reiterate the fact that human capacity development in our local authorities is one of the the key elements for successful implementation of the decentralisation policy in Zambia. In this regard, my ministry is in the process

There are many drivers that lead to development and one of them is putting in place an efficient team of leaders in furtherance of an organisation’s objectives. Development can only be realised when there is leadership in place to drive

  The President of the Republic of Zambia Mr. Hakainde Hichilema has said that the new Dawn Administration is committed to strengthen Local Government as an avenue for enhanced local democracy by enabling communities to participate in local development decision

17 Local Authorities have this month received various types of hygienic material to supplement their efforts in the fight against COVID-19. The materials worth K2.098,100.50 have been donated by GIZ Decentralisation for Development programme (D4D) through the Association’s COVID-19 Advisory


LGAZ-ZACCI SIGN MoUThe Local Government association of Zambia (LGAZ) and theZambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ZACCI) on 4th June, 2021 signed a memorandum of understanding aimed at providing a platform for the local authorities to meaningfully engage with the

A COVID – 19 Advisory Centre for Local Authorities (C19-ACLA) has been established by #LGAZ with support from the Germany Government through #GIZ and the United States Agency for International Development #USAID. The main objective of the Centre is to enhance the preparedness and

PRESS RELEASE LGAZ PRESIDENT URGES COUNCILS TO INTENSIFY AWARENESS ON THE COVID-19 AS JOINT CONFERENCE IS POSTPONED. Lusaka Sunday 29th March 2020: Local Government Association of Zambia (LGAZ) President Mayor Christopher Kang’ombe has urged councils to intensify public awareness to


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