"YOU ARE THE FUTURE," ZCCM-IH TELLS FORMER STREET CHILDREN AT DAPP CHILDREN’S TOWN
ZCCM IH Plc has donated assorted food and nonfood items, including mealie-meal, blankets and treated-insecticide mosquito nets worth over K25, 000 to DAPP Children’s Town in Chibombo.
In 2022, DAPP Zambia, which had earlier run a COVID-19 home based care program, changed its focus to closing the COVID-19 vaccination gaps, more especially among people living with HIV not fully vaccinated.
As the world moves closer to the target of ending new HIV infections by 2030, DAPP Zambia has added 15 new districts and supporting 700 more health facilities in its HIV prevention, care and treatment program, Total Control of the Epidemic (TCE).
"Whilst the HIV/TB/COVID-19 pandemics have, and continues to, take its toll on our mental health, the ability to reconnect through World Mental Health Day 2022 provides us with an opportunity to re-kindle our efforts to protect and improve mental health.
1,5 million TB deaths occur worldwide each year and is one of the leading causes of death from an infectious disease, in 2020, tuberculosis death rate for Zambia was 31 cases per 100,000 people.