Global Goals Week

What Are Sustainable Development Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also known as the Global Goals, were adopted by the United Nations in 2015 as a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure that by 2030 all people enjoy peace and prosperity.

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Our Actions Towards Achieveing SDG’s

Educating people with various skills and providing them with opportunities to help them excel in their careers and lives. This is visible and can be proven through some of the programs and projects we run such as the Ready to Earn Program…

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What We Have Learnt And What is Next

Work towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals never comes to an end because it is not a one man’s show. This work requires vigorous effort from each party because every goal if not achieved affects each person.

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Women Play Free


Discrimination against Women in Sport Policies and Practices

“For decades, sport governing bodies have regulated women’s participation in sport through “sex testing” practices that violate fundamental rights to privacy and dignity. Through their policies, sport governing bodies have created…

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Let’s Make Sport Safe for Women to Play Free

Sports regulations on testosterone thresholds as criteria for participation in women’s competitions marginalize many athletes and should be abolished. As we engage various stakeholders to create change, here is a set of questions and themes to…

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NOWSPAR in Solidarity with Barbra Banda

We wish Ms Barbra Banda good health and safety and offer our solidarity.
As a high profile athlete, she has been placed in the centre of a …

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The National Organisation for Women in Sport Physical Activity and Recreation (NOWSPAR) is a Zambian Non-Governmental Organisation established in 2006, comprised of women and men who believe that sport, physical activity and recreation have the power to foster social change and increase an individual’s quality of life.

NOWSPAR advocates, educates, and increases participation of women and girls in sport.

Livelihoods and Economic Participation

Health and Wellbeing

Safeguarding and Protection

Leadership and Governance

Education and Training

Inclusion and Diversity


Menstrual Health and Sport

Report on Harness Your Cycle Project

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Play It Forward

Analysis of Economic Opportunities for Young Women in Sport In Zambia

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