Glasgow the Caring City is active in Zambia assisting programmes of wide scale community regeneration.
Our priorities for assisting are:
What we do
Our development programmes in Zambia focus on the support of families who are at immediate risk and disadvantage due to the incarceration of a parent from that household. The loss of a parent in a home can have severe impact upon the prosperity and safety of the family and their welfare. In Zambia as in many other countries around the world children often find themselves serving a sentence due to the misadventure of a parent and this is why we work with the prisons community, in partnership with other local charities, to support families in this situation.
Our development partnerships are looking at short, medium, and long-term interventions that directly or progressively improve the lives of children. Through local initiative in education, health and food security we can stabilize and support the family unit is such circumstances.
Our projects include
Who we work with
In Zambia, we work with: