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Zambezi

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Area: 5888268 km2
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Total Organizations: 9
Total Projects: 28
Priority SDGs: --
Priority Industries: --
Profile Completion: 50%

Water Challenges

As reported by organizations on the Hub.

28.6%
Local Water Resource Governance
21.4%
Upstream Water Issues
14.3%
Access to Water Supply and Water Services
14.3%
Physical water supply
14.3%
Water Demand and Competition among Users
7.1%
Compliance with Local Regulations and Widely-Accepted Standards

Region Overview

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Organizations in Zambezi


Akros establishes data-driven systems that improve the health and well-being of disadvantaged communities. Akros is a cutting edge organization that establishes data-driven systems to improve the health and well-being of disadvantaged communities. We pride ourselves in our ground-level knowledge of ... Learn More

Akros is a cutting edge organization that establishes data-driven and technologically appropriate systems to improve the health and well-being of disadvantaged communities. We pride ourselves in our ground-level knowledge of the service delivery systems where we work, and our ability ... Learn More

We form part of the Barnes Group of Companies. We leverage our ability off owning our own steel manufacturing mill, whoch then supplies into our wholly owned primary manufacturing companies, who then produce standard and customer specific products which are ... Learn More

HYDROC is an association of independent consultants, -scientists and -engineers, providing water-related services through a network of national and international experts. Our concept uses the synergies of our combined expertise for the successful implementation of a variety of projects. Our ... Learn More

· Climate change impact risk assessments, strategy, adaptation and proofing · Resilient cities / business · Water resources yield and supply assurance · Hydrology, specialising in Forest Hydrology (Professionally registered) · Flood modelling · Conceptual water supply planning · GIS ... Learn More

Vision: Provide sustainable livelihoods for the resource poor Mission: To empower resource poor and vulnerable families through interventions targetting poverty reduction, food and nutrition security, and environmental sustainability Goal: To contribute to socio-economic empowerment of resource poor and vulnerable families ... Learn More

The Water Resilience Coalition, founded in 2020, is an industry-driven, CEO-led coalition of the UN Global Compact's CEO Water Mandate that aims to elevate global water stress to the top of the corporate agenda and preserve the world's freshwater resources ... Learn More

WaterStep responds to critical needs for safe water by evaluating and implementing solutions and teaching people to use those tools. WaterStep saves lives with safe water by empowering communities to take care of their own long-term water needs. We believe ... Learn More

Train agricultural extension workers and/or agricultural supervisors as well as agricultural field facilitators and technical officers who in turn are recruited mostly by gorvernment departments to go flat out to train small scale farmers in various agricultural activities. The mission ... Learn More

Projects in Zambezi


Improve the livelihood and resilience of smallholder farmers through effective access to and efficient utilization of alluvial water and storage. Learn More

To improve the current worrisome situation of the drinking water supply in Harare, the Zimfund (a basket fund) invests in rebuilding infrastructures and in capacity building of the water department of Harare municipality and surrounding areas. In this project improvement ... Learn More

The need for improved farming techniques among smallholder farmers has been aggravated by the growing world population and changing climatic conditions. This is especially true in Sub-Saharan Africa where agriculture is the main economic activity in many countries and most ... Learn More

CPWF (challenge programme for water and food) is an international, multi-institutional research initiative with a strong emphasis on north-south and south-south partnerships. The initiative brings together research scientists, development specialists, and river basin communities in Africa, Asia and Latin America ... Learn More

We have invested in building dams (rainwater catchments) in Tanzania and Malawi to help communities better adapt to climate change and provide water for longer periods during the dry season.Project Results(Incomplete) Learn More

A comprehensive water study has been commissioned to determine short and medium term expected water inflows into the mine. Given the study recommendations, Lubambe is investing in additional dewatering capacity. A dam has also been built to allow the temporary ... Learn More

The construction of a borehole for St. Teresa's Orphanage will provide clean and safe water for the local community and orphans.Project ResultsThree hundred fifty people, including 146 orphans and 204 community members, around the borehole. Learn More

In Malawi, WaterAid is contributing to the development of a national-level WASH cluster preparedness and response plan to guide the COVID-19 response of government, NGOs, and other organizations. In addition, it is supporting a COVID-19 awareness and hygiene behaviour change ... Learn More

In Zambia, WaterAid is working with the Ministry of Health on COVID-19 preparedness. It has developing social distancing stickers for supermarkets, banks and other frequently used places, provided mobile phones to the official COVID-19 call center, and supplied hands-free washing ... Learn More

This project will provide up to a 100 people in rural Malawi with clean and safe water. The project also includes the training of community members in pump operation and maintenance to ensure that once Pump Aid has left, the ... Learn More

To increase capacity of water treatment plants, developing a hydraulic model, assessing efficiency of pipe network system using the hydrauilc model, field work to resolve possible inefficiencies in the system Learn More

The main objective of the partnership is to ensure the social, economic and environmental sustainability of the Itawa Springs and their benefits. The main strategy of the project thus was to safeguard the spring’s integrity and lifespan by helping the ... Learn More

This project will contribute to reducing poverty and enhancing food, health and nutritional security in the Limpopo River Basin by analysing the status of agricultural water use, access and productivity, and identifying opportunities for improved agricultural water management.Project Results-Promoting sustainable ... Learn More

The WSAIP is a highly participatory stakeholder empowerment process delivering a multi-stakeholder owned plan to improve Lusaka’s water security, with the commitment of stakeholders to implement that plan. The plan cuts across water supply and sanitation services, water resources management ... Learn More

To strengthen multi-stakeholder collaboration to safeguard Lusaka's water resources while enhancing the sustainable and timely access to water and sanitation for all." Cooperation is crucial if the complex issue of water security is to be addressed sustainably. Water security is ... Learn More

The objective of this partnership is to protect LWSC wellfields at Shaft 5 and Mass Media, in an environmentally, socially, and financially sustainable manner securing groundwater supply for Lusaka’s residents and businesses. Between March and December 2016, the International Water ... Learn More

RAIN supported sustainable water resources management and increased water supply access in and around the Mt. Mulanje protected area - of national economic importance and global environmental significance for its rich biodiversity. Mt. Mulanje produces abundant water resources that are ... Learn More

The project aimed to build awareness and capacity for environmental flows assessment in the basin and identify institutional and legal mechanisms for mainstreaming environmental flows. Interest in environmental flows in the region had been promoted by the South African Water ... Learn More

Project WET is currently active in more than 75 countries around the world through a network of partner organizations that range from small NGOs to major international corporations and organizations. We only go where we’re invited! We work with our ... Learn More

Los Bronces continues to mitigate water supply challenges by implementing technical solutions that promote water efficiency and water resilience. Water is transported to the operation via a 56-kilometre pipeline from the Las Tórtolas tailings dam using a special water-recycling system. ... Learn More

The project provided safe water by constructing 30 improved traditional wells to 4 villages in Songea district where over 3,000 people benefited from the project. These villages include the Mkuzo, Mhumbezi, Chandarua, and Mitendewawa villages. In the long term it ... Learn More

This project aims to provide the Mudi and Namisu Lea Primary schools with adequate sanitation systems, as well as train the school management on sanitation, hygiene and school sensitization Learn More

Starbucks and Conservation International began an assessment of the water component of the Coffee and Farmer Equity (C.A.F.E.) Practices program in 2008, focused on 2 stages in the coffee value chain: cultivating, growing and harvesting coffee using methods that avoid ... Learn More

Two villages in Bembeke region will be provided with two waterpumps and 50 latrines. They will receive training and education on water, hygiene and maintenance of the facilities. This will lead to a significant improvement of the health situation and ... Learn More

The overall objective of this emergency project is to improve access to sustainable water supply to 12.750 vulnerable people in the rural and peri-urban LIAs of Lilongwe City. This overall objective will be achieved through the provision of water kiosks, ... Learn More

The Itawa springs and its supporting ecosystem is an important water resource supplying water for domestic and industrial purposes to the city of Ndola in the Copperbelt. In recent years, the physical integrity of the spring and surrounding riparian environment ... Learn More

This project aims to provide safe drinking water for almost 1000 children and teachers at the fast growing rural Nyanje basic and secondary school in Zambia. It provides training/education on maintenance & hygiene. Learn More

A nationwide sustainable supply chain and market for low cost water products which will give an impulse to economic growth, food production and better health. This market should serve the water needs of the poor and will enable low cost ... Learn More

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