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Zambia

Elections around the world
Election facts by Wilfred Derksen.
 
World Factbook (CIA)
The World Factbook from the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Flag, map, facts and basic indicators.
 
Zambian National WWW Server
Comprehensive site. News, health, education, business, tourism, diplomatic missions, weather, elections and links to other resources. Search for e-mail-adresses in Zambia.
 
African Studies WWW
Zambia page on the African Studies WWW, supported by the University of Pennsylvania. Map and pointers to other resources.
City.Net Zambia
Links to different sources on Zambia. Connected to the search engine Excite.
Zambia (Commonwealth)
Map, flag, national anthem and basic indicators.
 
Zambia gopher
News, agriculture, education, engineering, health, social development
 
Agroforestry in Zambia
Research work on agroforestry in Zambia, by crop physiologist R B Matthews, Cranford University. On how crops grow, develop and produce a yield.
 
WashLaw WEB - Zambia
Links to Zambian law resources. WashLaw WEB links you to law related resources on the Internet and the World Wide Web. By Washburn Universtity School of Law (US).

 

Culture

Ethnologue Database
The Ethnologue is a catalogue of more than 6,700 languages spoken in 228 countries. The Ethnologue Name Index lists over 39,000 language names, dialect names, and alternate names. The Ethnologue Language Family Index organizes languages according to language families.


Economy

Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)
An organisation of free independent sovereign states which have agreed to co-operate in developing their natural and human resources for the good of all their people'. With its 21 member states and population of 385 million it forms a major integrated trading block.

Business Pages
Zambian business links on ZamNet.

Financial Mail
Electronic vesion of the financial newspaper.

Zambia Investment Centre
Promotes, implement, coordinate and facilitate investment programmes and policies in Zambia.

Zambia Privatisation Agency
"The Zambia Privatisation Agency is an autonomous agency of the government. Its function is to plan, implement and control the privatisation of state owned enterprises in Zambia, in cooperation with the government, by selling them off to those who are more competent to run them and who have the required capital to do so".

Mbendi's economic profile on Zambia
By Mbendi Information Service. Information on the business opportunities and challenges in the countries of Africa, the companies and organisations active in various industry sectors (Oil, Gas, Chemicals, Mining etc.), the leading business and government personalities, a directory of products and services, the larger development projects currently underway in Africa, and information on the African Stock Exchanges.

World Economic Forum's Southern Africa Economic Summit
"Where African and international business leaders work together with political leaders in a private and informal atmosphere". Held in cooperation with the Southern African Development Community (SADC).

 

Education

University of Zambia
Information on library Services, admissions, administration and academic units.
 
The International School of Lusaka, Zambia / ISL
Very unofficial, more like a scrapbook for the class of 1994.

 

News & Media

The Post
Electronic version of the newspaper.
 
Daily Mail
Electronic version of the newspaper.
 
Sunday Mail
Another newspaper from the Mail. See also "Financial mail" under Economy.
 
Zambia Today
A compilation of news stories published by the Zambian Media - Times of Zambia, Sunday Times of Zambia, Zambia Daily Mail, Sunday Mail, Financial Mail, ZANA (Zambian News Agency) and ZIS (Zambian Information Services), and those originating entirely from Zambia Today as an electronic magazine
 
The Times of Zambia
Electronic version of the newspaper.
 
Zambia ­ AIA (gopher)
Africa Information Afrique (AIA) news stories filed with a fourteen day delay. On IPEnet through an agreement with AIA. IPE-net is an electronic discussion list on international political economy.
 

Politics

Government Statements
Statements and press summaries from the government.

 

Tourism

Travel and tourism in Zambia
Accomodations, tour operators, transport. Geographical information about Lusaka, Livingstone, the Lower Zambezi, and the North or South Luangwa National Park.
 
TravelNet ­ Zambia
TravelNet is a showcase of tourism products and services from selected countries within the Southern African region. Each country is presented with maps, tourist information and pages of advertisements displaying hotels, guest houses, game lodges, car hire companies, safari operators and related companies.
 
INFOHUB Zambia Page
Comprehensive global travel guide.