Part of the (im)Possible

a Zambian endeavour

Women

May 4, 2012

Women Take Action

A new group has emerged in Mbayi – the Mbayi Women’s Club and I’m so pleased with an invitation to be part of the heartfelt plans this group of women are making. They caught my attention with a focus on caring for the chronically ill, seniors and orphans in their community. And I absolutely loved – Read More-

September 14, 2010

It’s Happening!

The vegetables are sprouting and the women of Mbayi are already planning for the harvest. I am so impressed by the determination of these women to succeed and the commitment  of the village leaders to progress! While the men are busy making bricks from ant hills for the chicken house (a joint venture – we – Read More-

August 23, 2010

Basic Human Needs/Rights

An editorial in Zambia’s national newspaper, The Post, dated Aug 18 2010, commented on the recent National Constitutional Conference, whose purpose was to come up with a constitution for the country that would stand the test of time. The journalist reported that Zambia’s deputy justice minister, described as utopian the demand to include in the – Read More-

August 16, 2010

Meeting the Women

Friday the 13th, we joked – a lovely morning, blue skies and Edwin, Violet and myself on our way to Mbayi, Edwin singing a little ditty he was making up in the moment. The beginning of a beautiful day. Upon arrival, some tragic news – the day before a young boy had drowned in the – Read More-