News & Announcements
COVID-19 Pandemic Notice No. 3, Friday, 27 March 2020
The Embassy staff will, effective March 30, 2020, be performing their duties remotely via telework arrangements as a mitigation response to the spread of the coronavirus. In view of the foregoing, all in-person interviews will be suspended until further notice. That notwithstanding, applicants for visa will be required to submit their application packages by postage mail. ...
|Fri, Mar 27, 2020
Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation Pledges To Help Zambian Companies
The World Trade Center Los Angeles (WTCLA) and the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC) have pledged to help Zambian companies seeking to explore markets in the State of California of the United States of America. WTCLA is an affiliate of the LAEDC and is Los Angeles County's leading promoter and facilitator of global connections and inbound foreign direct investment.
|Sat, Sep 2, 2017
Zambia's ambassador to the U.S. calls for an urgent gaps analysis on the needs for human capital infrastructure development in higher education
April 10, 2014 - Zambia's Ambassador to the United States, Palan Mulonda has called for an urgent gaps analysis on the needs for human capital infrastructure development in higher education.
|Thu, Apr 10, 2014
Ambassador Kanyama Presents Letters of Credence to US President Biden
WASHINGTON, D.C., 4th July 2023 – His Excellency Mr. Chibamba F. Kanyama has presented his Letters of Credence to His Excellency Mr. Joseph Biden Jr., President of the United States of America formally accrediting him as Ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the Republic of Zambia to the United States.
|Tue, Jul 4, 2023
Zambians In The U.S Cautioned About Incoming Hurricane Florence
The Zambian Embassy in Washington D.C. is advising its nationals in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and Maryland, to be on alert and monitor information on the impending Hurricane Florence expected to hit the regions soon.
|Wed, Sep 12, 2018
The Death of His Excellency, Mr. Michael Chilufya Sata: Statement on the Economy by the Secretary to the Treasury Mr. Fredson Yamba
Countrymen and women, Tuesday, 28th October 2014, will forever be remembered as the day when our President, Mr. Michael Chilufya Sata, bid farewell to us to rest in the eternal presence of the Almighty. His vision was anchored on inclusive growth for all through sustained high rates of economic growth, job creation and poverty alleviation. This is the legacy he has left with us.
|Thu, Oct 30, 2014
Foreign Affairs, Home Affairs and IOM Officials in Washington for Diaspora Policy Engagements
Washington D.C., Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019 – A three-person delegation comprising officers from the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Home Affairs and the International Organisation for Migrations (IOM) were in Washington D.C to brief the Zambian Mission in the United States about progress in the implementation of the Diaspora Policy.
|Wed, Oct 23, 2019
Government set to launch ENT Strategic Plan
|Tue, Jul 18, 2017
President Hichilema Calls Zambian Diaspora Community the Country’s “11th Province”
Washington D.C,. Saturday, 25 September 2021 – President Hakainde Hichilema received euphoric applause and commendation Saturday night as he declared the Zambian Diaspora Community the country’s 11th province noting that Government appreciated their contribution to the country.
|Sun, Sep 26, 2021
H.E Ambassador Simbyakula Meets With Zambians Working At The World Bank and IMF ahead of The Spring Meetings
|Wed, Apr 4, 2018
The Auditor General’s Office to sign MoU with the Public Procurement Authority
October 6th, 2014 - The Auditor General’s Office to sign MoU with the Public Procurement Authority
|Wed, Oct 8, 2014
Embassy of Zambia tourism newsletter
|Wed, Jul 6, 2016
|Wed, Jul 6, 2016
Promoting Renewable Energy Investment in Zambia
Please take a moment to watch the video
|Wed, Aug 3, 2016
Government Sets Priority Policy Objectives, Intensifies Tapping into Diaspora Potential
Washington D.C., Thursday, 10 September 2020 — Government has set into motion enhanced action on implementation of the diaspora policy in order to expand and realize the enormous potential that Zambians abroad have.
|Thu, Sep 10, 2020
Government To Construct 5,000 Houses For Civil Servants In Zambia
Minister of Infrastructure and Housing Ronald Chitotela says Government has earmarked to build 5,000 (five thousand) houses for civil servants starting from the second quarter of this year. This follows a directive by His Excellency Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President of the Republic of Zambia to the Ministry of Infrastructure and Housing to build houses for civil servants and upgrade most of the unplanned settlements across the country.
|Tue, Jan 16, 2018
Information and Broadcasting Minister Mwansa Kapeya says government will launch a campaign to allow Zambians know the benefits of the Freedom of Information Bill
February 12, 2014 - Information and Broadcasting Minister Mwansa Kapeya says government will embark on a vigorous campaign to enable people throughout the country know the benefits of the Freedom of Information Bill
|Wed, Feb 12, 2014
Peace is Zambia’s unique selling point
We should all be climbing on top of our houses, hills and mountains and shouting about it. Zambia is unique and peaceful yet not enough noise is made about it. The noise needs to come from everyone living in Zambia.
|Fri, May 1, 2015
|Tue, May 5, 2015
Renowned Jazz Guitarist Robert Mwamba Pays Courtesy Call On The Embassy
Robert Mwamba is a Zambian-born jazz guitarist who's Debut Album "Coastin'' features 3 Grammy Award Winning Artists and a Grammy Nominee.
He will be performing at the nation's finest Jazz club ,Blues Alley in Washington DC with special guest star Cynda Williams on Wednesday June 26, 2019 for two Shows only at .8pm & 10pm
Cynda Williams has co-starred with icons such as Denzel Washington and Wesley Snipes in the Oscar Award film "Mo Better Blues" and has had a number one R&B Single "Harlem Blues".
|Tue, Jun 18, 2019
COVID-19 Pandemic Notice No. 5, Friday, 17 April 2020
The partial closure of the embassy has been extended to 30 April 2020. The issuance of visas has been suspended and anyone seeking a visa for travel deemed to be essential should submit their application to the Lusaka immigration authorities, with justification, for consideration...
|Fri, Apr 17, 2020
Exhibiting at Carlisle Expo Centre
Diplomats join Colonel Musonda Ntenga in exhibiting at the Carlisle Expo Centre where 70 countries from different parts of the world participated. Colonel Ntenga is currently attending a course at the Army War College in Pennsylvania. Over 800 Residents turned up to sample various cultural dishes as well as to interact with the foreign students and diplomats.
|Thu, Nov 2, 2017