Welcome to ZUKHWA

The Zambia UK Health Workforce Alliance (ZUKHWA) is a growing network of Zambian-based and UK-based organisations. They work together to promote and improve the coordination and impact of Zambia-UK joint work in health. The Alliance was launched in 11th June 2009 at Guy’s and St Thomas’s NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK. There are 35 founding members.

News

BrightZAP Trip Report

Anaesthetic Clinical Officers in Zambia

Anaesthesia provision in Zambia is at crisis point – the Ministry of Health estimates that the country is over 200 anaesthetists short of the number required to provide adequate provision for safe surgery to its population, and less than half of its hospitals currently employ trained anaesthesia providers.

Diaspora networks

Scotland Zambia Association (SCOZAA)

SCOZAA is an association of Zambians and friends of Zambia, living, studying, working in Scotland and beyond. It was formed in 2004 - following Zambia’s 40th Independence. SCOZAA has about 1,000 individual members.

Diaspora for African Development

A UK registered Diaspora led non profit organisation which aims to contribute to Africa’s sustainable social and economic development through harnessing the potential of the African Diaspora for development.