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Partners and Information meeting

On the 24th May Response Network held a meeting for all its partners. The meeting was held at Courtyard hotel, it started at 14hrs. In attendance were government officials from different departments, other Non governmental Organisations and Response Network Advisory board members. The plan for 2013  and 2012 annual report were presented by the Country Director….

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I can now go anywhere….

Response Network has of late been having a bit of a challenge in transport, this year it was resolved that a motorbike be bought for administration staff. The motorbike has  been purchased and all administration staff have been advised to train how to ride the motorbike. Office Manager Frayor, did not show any interest in…

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self help village bank

RN has partnered with KnH of  Germany which supports the implementation of  a very well established Self-Help method called the Self  Help Group. This approach has many similarities with the main RN approach, but puts more emphasis on the children, through working with the poorest of the women and gives them opportunities to improve their lives by…

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Moving with Technology

3 years ago only the Director, Frayor and 2 other office staff had access to computers. Thanks to Academic work that bring us laptops every year. Now all office and field staff have a computer each. Reporting and sharing information has been made easy.   During a Departmental meeting, all field staff had their laptops…

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Entertainment for free

      Every year Response Network receives sports volunteers from NIF. For the period 2012-2013 we recieved 2 females, Nyarai and Theresa from Zimbabwe and Norway respectively. During one of their sports programme in a village Theresa purchased a guitar made from wood at a very affordable price, she had it painted and the Zambian flag…

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Joy of a sponsored girl

The Academic work team that visited Zambia had an opportunity to meet some of the sponsored children. The meeting was sheduled for 2pm but the girls started arriving at the office as early as 11am. The excitement of them meeting their sponsors could be heard in their songs and laughter.They could not keep the joy…

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Academic Work visit

13 staff from Academic Work visited Zambia and had an opportunity to spend a night at a village and visit some projects that are being funded by Academic work. Their first stop was at Mutumbi which is 130km from the main road. After veiwing a classroom and office, they moved to Kakopa where the night…