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HOLOCAUST EDUCATION AND GENOCIDE PREVENTION

Zambia

Zambia

Population – 14,309,466
Jewish Population – 35 (0.01%)

Government-Related Holocaust Education/Information

Ministry of Education – Zambia does not mandate the teaching of the Holocaust, nor is it specifically included in their state curriculum.  However, the Civics Curriculum for grades 8 and 9 does include lessons on Human Rights and Genocide. 
http://www.moe.gov.zm/index.php?option=com_docman&task=cat_view&gid=154&Itemid=196

Zambia has a Nation Commission for UNESCO.

Holocaust-Related Education/Information

The UN Youth Association Zambia is actively lobbying to include the Holocaust in Zambian school curricula.

Jewish Organizations
African Jewish Congress – Committed to a Jewish Future in Sub-Saharan Africa
www.africanjewishcongress.com

The Council for Zambia Jewry, Ltd.
Mpile Office Park
74 Independence Avenue
PO Box 30089
Lusaka, Zambia
Tel:  260.211.257.273/5
Fax:  260.211.253.205
Email:  ceo@galaunia.co.zm (Chairman:  M.C. Galaun)

Synagogues
Lusaka Hebrew Congregation
Chachacha Road
PO Box 30020
Tel:  260.1.22.91.90
Fax:  260.1.22.14.28
Email:  galaun@zamnet.zm