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Covid-19 01/25/2021

Due to the continuation of the COVID-19 emergency you are kindly invited to strictly adhere to the instructions outlined by the Italian authorities and by the countries of accreditation of this Embassy (ZAMBIA - MALAWI) on the matter. In order to safeguard the public and the staff, access to the Embassy will be limited...

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MALAWI - COVID-19 Emergency
MALAWI - COVID-19 Emergency01/25/2021

18/01/2021 Following a marked increase in COVID-19 cases since the beginning of the year, Malawi declared the state of national disaster. The Government will implement further measures to support the medical sector which will see, among other, measure to increment the number of testing facilities as well as increasing...

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ZAMBIA  - COVID-19 Emergency
ZAMBIA - COVID-19 Emergency12/23/2020

The measures for containment of the spread of COVID-19 in Zambia make it mandatory to wear face masks in public places such as shops, markets, restaurants, gyms, cinemas etc. and to ensure that all sanitary measures introduced are observed, including social distancing and sanitation.The Zambian Authorities reserve the right...

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The Partnership with Africa
The Partnership with Africa12/14/2020

The Embassy informs that tomorrow 15th December 2020 starting at 12.00 hrs, the Directorate General for Globalization and Global Issues of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, will be presenting, for the first time to the general public, the Strategic Document entitle “The Partnership with Africa”. The said ...

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Italian Contemporary Art Day: “THE POLITICS OF THE STARS”
Italian Contemporary Art Day: “THE POLITICS OF THE STARS”12/10/2020

On the occasion of the 16th ITALIAN CONTEMPORARY ART DAYThe Italian Embassy has organized a Webinar at ZICC in Lusaka on Wednesday 9th December at 16.00 hrs, a CONVERSATION between the Italian artist PIETRO RUFFO and Prof. COSTANTINO D'ORAZIO. “THE POLITICS OF THE STARS” Ruffo and D'Orazio will explore the mai...

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Italian Cuisine in Zambia
Italian Cuisine in Zambia11/20/2020

On the occasion of the 5th Week of Italian Cuisine in the World, the Embassy is proud to present the project: "Italian Cuisine in Zambia". The theme is: "Taste and Knowledge after 200 years of Pellegrino Artusi's birth". CONTEXT DINNER AND CHEF TRAINING IN ITALY A selection of some students from the "Zambia Institute...

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BOTSWANA - COVID-19 Emergency
BOTSWANA - COVID-19 Emergency11/19/2020

The Government of Botswana has prolonged the Public state of emergency declared last April, for a further 6 months. It also reserves the right to introduce further restrictive measures if necessary or in case of increase in the number of cases. Current measures remain in force including the restriction of movement between "C...

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Webinar Macfrut " Challenges and opportunities for the zambian fruit and veg sector"11/18/2020

The Webinar organized on November 17th, 2020, by the Embassy was in collaboration with the Cesena MACFRUT Exhibition Center in hybrid mode, on platform and in presence, at the Zambian-Italian Cultural Center. In connection with Rimini, the Macfrut President Renzo Piraccini outlined Macfrut 2021 Fair, then giving the floor to the representatives of the Seed, Nursery,...

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Italian Junior Professional Officers of International Organizations Program (JPO) - 2020-2021 Edition
Italian Junior Professional Officers of International Organizations Program (JPO) - 2020-2021 Edition11/18/2020

The Junior Professional Officers of International Organizations Program, also known as the JPO Program, allows qualified young Italians and, for this year, also a limited number of young foreigners from developing countries, including Zambia and Malawi , to achieve educational and professional experience in international...

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Intervista dell'Ambasciatore Maggiore sulla Rivista Africa e Affari
Intervista dell'Ambasciatore Maggiore sulla Rivista Africa e Affari11/11/2020

"Vivere sulla linea del fronte dei cambiamenti climatici"  e' il titolo dell'articolo apparso sulla Rivista "Africa e Affari" che ha intervistato l'Ambasciatore Antonino Maggiore. LEGGI ARTICOLO Per la rivista online: LINK

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Viva Dante 700
Viva Dante 70011/05/2020

On the occasion of the Celebrations for the 700th Anniversary of Dante Alighier's death the Embassy organized, in collaboration with the Italian-Zambian Cultural Center and the Dante Alighieri Society of Lusaka, a Webinar conducted by Professor Claudio Giunta, of the University of Trento. "Why do we keep reading Dante?...

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The Secrets of Michelangelo in the Sistine Chapel
The Secrets of Michelangelo in the Sistine Chapel10/29/2020

 "The secrets of Michelangelo in the Sistine Chapel", the second of a cycle of conferences organized by the Embassy and curated by Prof. Costantino D'Orazio, dedicated to illustrate some visual  masterpieces by Maestro Michelangelo, was held in digital mode and in physical presence at the Italian Zambian ...

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Quadriennale d’arte 2020 - FUORI
Quadriennale d’arte 2020 - FUORI10/28/2020

We have waited for so long. Now, for italian contemporary art, is time to come OUT. The exhibition Quadriennale d’arte 2020 FUORI, curated by Sarah Cosulich and Stefano Collicelli Cagol, presents 43 artists, with monographic displays and new works, giving back an original image of Italian art at an international level. F...

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Webinar RES4Africa con l'ambasciata Italiana
Webinar RES4Africa con l'ambasciata Italiana10/15/2020

Con piacere condividiamo alcuni degli articoli che hanno fatto eco al Webinar “Climate Change and Renewable Energy in Zambia” svoltosi lo scorso 7 ottobre 2020. Un riconoscimento per il lavoro di RES4Africa in collaborazione con la nostra Ambasciata di Lusaka. • E-Gazzette: Zambia: il solare e l'eolico p...

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Italian Language Week
Italian Language Week10/13/2020

On the occasion of the Italian Language Week, two Italian films, with English subtitles, are screened at the Italian-Zambian Cultural Centre; see poster attached.THE FIRST BEAUTIFUL THING by Paolo Virzi' – Wednesday 14 October at 18.00hrs;BREAK FREE by Gian Luca Tavarelli - Friday 16 October at 18.00 hrs.ENTRY...

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