Zambia Fires-Up for a National Fire Policy

By Zali Chikuba

The announcement of the development of a national fire and rescue service policy and procurement of 42 fire tenders by the Minister of


The Stand-off on Mining Energy Tariffs

by Mwanda Phiri and Caesar Cheelo

In the recent stand-off between Mopani Mines and CEC, one is compelled to take sides. In picking a side, we carefully


The 7NDP, New Wine in Old Wine Skins?

By Felix Mwenge

On June 21st 2017, President Edgar Lungu launched the Seventh National Development Plan (7NDP), themed “Accelerating development efforts


What Zambia needs and wants from the IMF

by Caesar Cheelo and Pamela Nakamba-Kabaso

Recently, a heated debate has raged on about whether or not Zambia needs International Monetary Fund (IMF)


Tax Amnesty Season is here!

By Florence Banda-Muleya

On the morning of 24th April 2017, Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) announced that it had declared a tax amnesty. This undertaking


Institutional Brief


ZIPAR is a Grant-aided institution under the Ministry of National Development and Planning.

Working towards the fomulation of sound public policies.


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