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  • Dr. Jill Biden Arrives in Lusaka, Zambia to Highlight Women’s Empowerment

    Dr. Jill Biden Arrives in Lusaka, Zambia

    While in Zambia, Dr. Biden will underscore the U.S. government’s commitment to women’s empowerment, education, and health. She will meet with Zambia’s Second Lady, Dr. Charlotte Harland Scott,

  • Biden Visit Focuses on Women’s Empowerment:  Second Lady Dr. Jill Biden, along with USAID Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah and U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Catherine Russell, traveled to Zambia July 1-3, 2014.  Dr. Biden met with Second Lady of Zambia, Dr. Charlotte Scott visited women’s entrepreneurship event, delivering remarks to bring attention to women’s issues.

    Biden Visit Focuses on Women’s Empowerment

    Second Lady Dr. Jill Biden, along with USAID Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah and U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Catherine Russell, traveled to Zambia July 1-3, 2014.

  • “The United States and Zambia: Celebrating Freedom Together” National Day Remarks -- by Chargé d’Affaires David J. Young. June 5, 2014

    238 Years of American Independence

    Today we commemorate 238 years of American independence. We’re getting an early start – ahead of the Fourth of July, owing to school holidays and the seasonal flight of many diplomats –

  • Serious human rights abuses occurred during the year. The most important were abuses by security forces, including reports of unlawful killings, torture, and beatings; life-threatening prison conditions; and restrictions on freedom of speech, assembly, and association.

    2013 Country Reports on Human Rights

    Serious human rights abuses occurred during the year. The most important were abuses by security forces, including reports of unlawful killings, torture, and beatings; life-threatening prison

  • U.S. Embassy’s Chargé d’Affaires Announces Zambian Participants in President Obama’s Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders

    Well Done 21 Zambian Youth Leaders!

    These 21 Zambians are among the 500 Washington Fellows traveling from across Africa to the United States next month for a

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  • Message for U.S. Citizens: Ebola Virus Disease

    The U. S. Embassy would like to share with U.S. citizens living in Zambia the following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and suggested precautions for travelers who have visited Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Nigeria.

More News From The Embassy

  • How to Apply for a U.S. Visa
    How to Apply for a U.S. Visa

    Visit our visa information service site for instructions and information on U.S. non-immigrant and immigrant visa applications. 

  • Employment Opportunities at the U.S. Embassy
    Employment Opportunities at the U.S. Embassy

    Interested and qualified candidates must submit the relevant documents by close of business before or on the closing date of the announcement, or the application will NOT be considered. Unsolicited applications will not be considered.  

  • Doing Business with the Embassy
    Procurement and Contracting Opportunities

    To carry out its operations in Zambia, the U.S. Embassy often procures supplies and services from local contractors and suppliers. Check this site for current bids. 

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U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit

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