Fairtrade Zambia


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Fairtrade Zambia

  1. 1. Zambia
  2. 3. Zambian National Anthem
  3. 4. Zambia <ul><li>Zambia is an LEDC. It is located in Africa, next to Botswana. </li></ul><ul><li>It is a country in poverty and the community of Zambia suffer from many illnesses and diseases. </li></ul><ul><li>In Zambia, there isn’t a lot of female literacy. </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>Zambia is officially a Christian country, but a variety of religions exist. </li></ul><ul><li>The Zambia International Trade Fair is organized by the Zambia Industrial and commercial Show Society Limited (Z.I.C.S.S.L.) </li></ul>
  5. 6. The People! <ul><li>Population: approximately 12.9 million people. </li></ul><ul><li>Religions: Christian, indigenous beliefs, Muslim, Hindu. </li></ul><ul><li>Languages: English (official) and about 70 local languages including Bemba and Tonga. </li></ul>
  6. 7. Education <ul><li>Education: there is no compulsory education; seven years free education. Literacy for women: </li></ul><ul><li>60.6%; </li></ul><ul><li>and literacy for men: </li></ul><ul><li>81.6%. </li></ul>
  7. 8. Economy <ul><li>About two-thirds of Zambians live in poverty. </li></ul><ul><li>Per capita annual incomes are well below their levels at independence and, at $1,500, place the country among the world's poorest nations </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>The average life expectancy is about 39 years </li></ul><ul><li>And maternal mortality is 101 per 1,000 live births. </li></ul>
  9. 10. <ul><li>Zambia is also one of Sub-Saharan Africa's most highly urbanized countries. </li></ul><ul><li>Over one-third of the country's 12.9 million people are concentrated in a few urban zones. </li></ul><ul><li>Once a middle-income country, Zambia began to slide into poverty in the 1970s when copper prices declined on world markets. </li></ul>
  10. 11. History <ul><li>The indigenous hunter-gatherer occupants of Zambia began to be displaced or absorbed by more advanced migrating tribes about 2,000 years ago. </li></ul><ul><li>The major waves of Bantu-speaking immigrants began in the 15th century. </li></ul>
  11. 12. Human Rights! <ul><li>The protection of fundamental human rights was a foundation stone in the establishment of the United States over 200 years ago. </li></ul><ul><li>Since then, a central goal of U.S. foreign policy has been the promotion of respect for human rights, </li></ul>
  12. 13. <ul><li>The government's human rights record remained poor, although there were improvements in a few areas. </li></ul><ul><li>Human rights problems included unlawful killings; torture, beatings, and abuse of suspects and detainees by security forces. </li></ul>
  13. 14. CULTURE! Zambia is a country with lots of culture.
  14. 15. CULTURE!!!
  15. 16. Exotic Zambia! <ul><li>See the beautiful land and culture! </li></ul>
  16. 17. Fairtrade <ul><li>Fairtrade is about the workers and producers of the products getting a fair amount of profit for there products. </li></ul>
  17. 18. Fairtrade ! <ul><li>You could help kids education much more better just by fairtrade Help them! </li></ul>Help make Zambia a better country for everyone! The people of Zambia need your help!
  18. 19. Fairtrade in Zambia <ul><li>The Zambia International Trade Fair (ZITF) is a national show-case that presents the developments and changes taking place. Once every year at the Trade Fair, the industry exhibits products alongside services and government programmes. </li></ul>
  19. 20. The Zambian Soap Company <ul><li>The Zambian Soap Company is an organic fairtrade organisation who sell soap. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s part of the Fairtrade products. </li></ul>
  20. 21. CNSA Organic Zambian Soap <ul><li>The Company of Natural Soap Association (CNSA) is a soap that comes from Zambia and it is a fairtrade product. Some of the ingredients are: Central oil, oil seeds, water, herbs, flowers, blossom. No chemicals! </li></ul><ul><li>Flavours: Lavender, spearmint, lemon grass and cassia. </li></ul>