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MITANTO SECONDARY SCHOOL GOES GREEN!

Posted March 4, 2014 Avatar Brighton_EduConnect_Zambia

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Mitanto Secondary School is just one among the 10 Schools participating in the Voices of Youth Connect project in Zambia. Mitanto is situated in Kitwe town on the Coperbelt Province of Zambia. Kitwe is the second largest city in terms of size and population in Zambia. With a population of 504,194 (2010 census provisional) Kitwe is one of the most developed commercial and industrial areas in the nation, alongside Ndola and Lusaka. It has a complex of mines on its north-western a...


Climate Change and Child-led

Posted March 30, 2014 Avatar Brighton_EduConnect_Zambia

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The Zambian economy is predominantly based on the exploitation of the country's natural resources. The adverse effects of climate conditions to which the country is overtly exposed to affects these resources. Climate-induced changes to physical and biological systems are already being felt and exerting considerable stress on the country's vulnerable sectors. Already, the country's sensitive sectors - agriculture and food security, wildlife, forestry, water and energy, and human health have been...