Zambia in the global conversation

By suitably tagging their content, stakeholders can contribute it to an open domestic and global conversation on Zambia and the economic activities and functions of government in the country.

In a next step, these conversations can be analysed and shared and conflicting viewpoints can be curated in sector maps and maps of the functions of government, as part of your country's social capital wikis1.

Conversation on the economic activities in Zambia (ISIC tags)

A - Agriculture, forestry and fishing
B - Mining and quarrying
C - Manufacturing
D - Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply
E - Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
F - Construction
G - Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
H - Transportation and storage
I - Accommodation and food service activities
J - Information and communication
K - Financial and insurance activities
L - Real estate activities
M - Professional, scientific and technical activities
N - Administrative and support service activities
O - Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
P - Education
Q - Human health and social work activities
R - Arts, entertainment and recreation
S - Other service activities
T - Activities of households
U - Activities of extraterritorial organizations and bodies

Initiatives by COFOG/COPNI Class & Closest to People

Conversation #cofog0911ZM: G+ - Twitter - Facebook - Pre-primary education (IS)
#cofog0912ZM: G+ - Twitter - Facebook - Primary education (IS)
#cofog0921ZM: G+ - Twitter - Facebook - Lower-secondary education (IS)
#cofog0922ZM: G+ - Twitter - Facebook - Upper-secondary education (IS)
#cofog0930ZM: G+ - Twitter - Facebook - Post-secondary non-tertiary education (IS)
#cofog0941ZM: G+ - Twitter - Facebook - First stage of tertiary education (IS)
#cofog0942ZM: G+ - Twitter - Facebook - Second stage of tertiary education (IS)
#cofog0950ZM: G+ - Twitter - Facebook - Education not definable by level (IS)
#cofog0960ZM: G+ - Twitter - Facebook - Subsidiary services to education (IS)
#cofog0970ZM: G+ - Twitter - Facebook - R&D Education (CS)
#cofog0980ZM: G+ - Twitter - Facebook - Education n.e.c. (CS)
Initiatives - COFOG 09.7: Education For All - Global Monitoring Report: Education Inequalities Indicators
- TESSA: education resources
- Fast Track Initiative Education For All country page
- COPNI 04.7: Bemba Online Encyclopedia, Gujarati Wikipedia Same World Same Chance, Lamba Online Encyclopedia, Lozi Online Encyclopedia, Lunda Online Encyclopedia, Tonga (Nyasa) Online Encyclopedia


09 with detailed structure and explanatory notes at COFOG Division 09 - Education
The related category of industry (ISIC) is P - Education

Initiatives relating to the Economy, Environment and Community

Conversation #cofog0411ZM: G+ - Twitter - General economic and commercial affairs (CS)
#cofog0412ZM: G+ - Twitter - General labour affairs (CS)
#cofog0421ZM: G+ - Twitter - Agriculture (CS)
#cofog0422ZM: G+ - Twitter - Forestry (CS)
#cofog0423ZM: G+ - Twitter - Fishing and hunting (CS)
#cofog0431ZM: G+ - Twitter - Coal and other solid mineral fuels (CS)
#cofog0432ZM: G+ - Twitter - Petroleum and natural gas (CS)
#cofog0433ZM: G+ - Twitter - Nuclear fuel (CS)
#cofog0434ZM: G+ - Twitter - Other fuels (CS)
#cofog0435ZM: G+ - Twitter - Electricity (CS)
#cofog0436ZM: G+ - Twitter - Non-electric energy (CS)
#cofog0441ZM: G+ - Twitter - Mining of mineral resources other than mineral fuels (CS)
#cofog0442ZM: G+ - Twitter - Manufacturing (CS)
#cofog0443ZM: G+ - Twitter - Construction (CS)
#cofog0451ZM: G+ - Twitter - Road transport (CS)
#cofog0452ZM: G+ - Twitter - Water transport (CS)
#cofog0453ZM: G+ - Twitter - Railway transport (CS)
#cofog0454ZM: G+ - Twitter - Air transport (CS)
#cofog0455ZM: G+ - Twitter - Pipeline and other transport (CS)
#cofog0460ZM: G+ - Twitter - Communication (CS)
#cofog0471ZM: G+ - Twitter - Distributive trades, storage and warehousing (CS)
#cofog0472ZM: G+ - Twitter - Hotels and restaurants (CS)
#cofog0473ZM: G+ - Twitter - Tourism (CS)
#cofog0474ZM: G+ - Twitter - Multi-purpose development projects (CS)
#cofog0481ZM: G+ - Twitter - R&D General economic, commercial and labour affairs (CS)
#cofog0482ZM: G+ - Twitter - R&D Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (CS)
#cofog0483ZM: G+ - Twitter - R&D Fuel and energy (CS)
#cofog0484ZM: G+ - Twitter - R&D Mining, manufacturing and construction (CS)
#cofog0485ZM: G+ - Twitter - R&D Transport (CS)
#cofog0486ZM: G+ - Twitter - R&D Communication (CS)
#cofog0487ZM: G+ - Twitter - R&D Other industries (CS)
#cofog0490ZM: G+ - Twitter - Economic affairs n.e.c. (CS)
Initiatives ISIC K: Kiva Fellows Blog on Zambia (not for all countries)
COFOG 04.2: Country profile at the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations;
Plantwise Knowledge Bank country page (set country on first visit) including pest diagnostic tool and treatment support.
- Enhanced Integrated Framework country page
- COFOG 04.1: Country Private Sector Development Group at Donor Committee for Enterprise Development
- COFOG 04.1.1: Feed The Future (US):Context & Strategy;
Zambia Country Diagnostic: "Towards a strategy for microinsurance development in Zambia. A market and regulatory analysis" (Access to Insurance Initiative)
- COFOG 04.2: Crop Calendar for the agro-ecological zones.


04 with detailed structure and explanatory notes at COFOG Division 04 - Economic affairs
The related categories of industry (ISIC) are:
04.1.1: K - Financial and insurance activities
04.2: A - Agriculture, forestry and fishing;
04.3: D - Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply and B - Mining and quarrying
04.4: B - Mining and quarrying, C - Manufacturing and F - Construction
04.5: H - Transportation and storage
04.6: J - Information and communication
04.7.1: G - Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles; H - Transportation and storage (Storage)
04.7.2; 04.7.3: I - Accommodation and food service activities

Strengthening Society's Foundations

Conversation #cofog0111ZM: G+ - Twitter - Executive and legislative organs (CS)
#cofog0112ZM: G+ - Twitter - Financial and fiscal affairs (CS)
#cofog0113ZM: G+ - Twitter - External affairs (CS)
#cofog0121ZM: G+ - Twitter - Economic aid to developing countries and countries in transition (CS)
#cofog0122ZM: G+ - Twitter - Economic aid routed through international organizations (CS)
#cofog0131ZM: G+ - Twitter - General personnel services (CS)
#cofog0132ZM: G+ - Twitter - Overall planning and statistical services (CS)
#cofog0133ZM: G+ - Twitter - Other general services (CS)
#cofog0140ZM: G+ - Twitter - Basic research (CS)
#cofog0150ZM: G+ - Twitter - R&D General public services (CS)
#cofog0160ZM: G+ - Twitter - General public services n.e.c. (CS)
#cofog0170ZM: G+ - Twitter - Public debt transactions (CS)
#cofog0180ZM: G+ - Twitter - Transfers of a general character between different levels of government (CS)
Initiatives COFOG 01.1: HIPC Initiative (Debt relief)
Universal Periodic Review
Guidelines for Country Consultations on Post-2015 Development Agenda


01 with detailed structure and explanatory notes at COFOG Division 01 - General public services
The related categories of industry (ISIC) are:
- O - Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
- 01.1: U - Activities of extraterritorial organizations and bodies

Open Data and Content

The World Bank's Mapping for Results Platform provides detailed information about work to reduce poverty and promote sustainable development around the world. Here the map with the projects in Zambia.

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