Zambia Facts

·   35% of people have no access to safe drinking water 

·  54% of people have no access to sanitation facilities.

·   Many children are forced to drop out of school due to financial hardship, pregnancy, early marriage or illness.

·   Malaria is endemic, particularly amongst children and pregnant women.

What Do Children Want?

Children want a community where they have: 

·         Food security

·         Clean water

·         Safe sanitation facilities

·         Enough water for crops

·         Access to early childhood education and development

·         Quality education

·         Good nutrition

·         Children vaccinated

·         Access to quality healthcare

·         Children are safe and protected

·         Children’s rights are respected