Strategic Focus Areas

Our Strategic Focus Areas


  • 1. To have the State that is transparent, accountable and responsive to people’s needs.
  • 2. To have a Zambian society which upholds tenets of democracy (promotes participation, rule of law, and respect of human rights)
  • 3. To have improved livelihoods (increased income, food security and nutrition).
  • 4. To have a Church that influences the State to fulfil its responsibility to eradicate poverty, respect human rights and uphold the rule of law for all.

About Caritas Zambia

Caritas Zambia is a Catholic Organisation that is an integral structure of the Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB). The Conference of Bishops is a permanent grouping of Bishops of a given nation or territory that jointly exercises certain pastoral functions on behalf of the Christian faithful of their territory. This is done for the sake of effective evangelisation. To promote the principle of the common good which the Church offers humankind, especially through forms and programmes of the apostolate which are fittingly adapted to the circumstances of the time and place, is the role of Bishops.