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Eastern Province of Zambia is divided into eight districts of which it has 19 constituencies. It has a population of 1,592, 661 from the Census of 2010. Of this population, 784, 680 are male and 807, 981 are female. Eastern province is third highest province in terms of population density after Lusaka and Copperbelt respectively. It has a population density of 30.9 persons per square kilometer. It is evident that poverty in Eastern Province has become a social and economic crisis of huge proportion, denying the majority of the people a decent standard of living. Hunger, sickness and disease including Malaria, HIV/AIDS, are claiming many lives.
CSPR in Eastern Province is operating in two districts of Chipata and Mambwe.
Research Policy Analysis of pro poor issues emerging in the province. This is done in consultation with target audiences and research results leads to advocacy with various stakeholders for policy change. The Research results are also shared with various stakeholders at different platforms and levels.
Max Nkhoma - PROVINCIAL COORDINATOR
CIVIL SOCIETY FOR POVERTY REDUCTION (CSPR)
PO BOX 510032
MOBILE: +260 966 434830/ 0955 434830
Provincial Cordinator : Maxson Nkhoma