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Female Genital Schistosomiasis (FGS) is a neglected but widespread disease affecting women and girls in contact with water in many developing countries and we need to urgently raise awareness and promote treatment. The FGS manual lays out how to use…

The SCHISTA team at Zambart held a stakeholders’ meeting to update them on the study and progress made so far. The study wants to understand the inter-play between FGS + cervical cancer +HIV. Stakeholders included leadership from the Neglected Tropical…

The National Dissemination Meeting for the Female Genital Schistosomiasis (FGS) study was held on 1st June 2022 in Kafue, Zambia. FGS is a disease condition caused by the presence of eggs of Schistosomiasis in women’s reproductive organs. The study aimed…

The National Dissemination of Results of the Rapid assessment of urban communities to optimize Public Health Interventions: water infrastructure in sub-Saharan Africa (RINSS) Study took place on 19th May 2022 in Lusaka. One of the objectives of the study was…

The Yathu Yathu Study Dissemination was officially been opened by Prof. Lackson Kasonka, Permanent Secretary- Technical Services at the Ministry of Health. Yathu Yathu was a cluster randomized trial of community based sexual and reproductive health and HIV services for…

The 3rd Zambia National TB Drug Resistance Survey 2019 – 2020 dissemination meeting was held at the Mulungushi International Conference Centre in Lusaka on 22rd March 2022. Results and key messages from the survey include: 1. TB drug resistance in…

World TB Day 2022 was commemorated under the theme ‘Invest to End TB. Save Lives’. Zambart joined the rest of the world by conducting active TB case finding activities in Chipata Compound in Lusaka, Zambia in conjunction with The Ministry…

End of TREATS and TREATS COVID-19 Studies and Combined Sharing of Preliminary Results Dissemination Civil Society Event took place at Zambart House on 3rd December 2022. The objective of the meeting was to disseminate the TREATS findings to civil society…

The national, district and community dissemination activities of the preliminary study report of TREATS Project and TREATS COVID-19 study took place from 15th November 2021 to 10th December, 2021. The aim of these dissemination meetings was to inform key stakeholders…

Zambart handed over various assets to the Livingstone District Health Office and the Livingstone Central Hospital on 16th July 2021 in a mixed physical and virtual event. Representing Zambart in Livingstone was Mr Clement Mwakamui, Zambart’s District Administrator who handed…