Jul 5, 2023 community-led - economic development - female leaders - leadership - Uncategorized - Village Partners - womensempowerment - zambia

5 Years Ago- VNM’s Save the Day

Nang Pe’s Story My name is Nang Pe, and I live in Ga Naing Nge West village. I have three children, and my husband is Khun Lan. We...
Jun 9, 2023 community-led - economic development - female leaders - leadership - Uncategorized - Village Partners - womensempowerment - zambia

Meet Janet Nyoni

Meet Janet Nyoni, Program Manager for People’s Action Forum, Shanta’s implementing partner organization in Zambia. How long have you...
May 23, 2023 community-led - economic development - female leaders - leadership - Uncategorized - Village Partners - womensempowerment - zambia

Nang No and her Tofu Business

Nang No, a 33-year-old mother from Htee Kan Laung is one of five family members with only an elementary education. Her three children are...
May 9, 2023 community-led - economic development - female leaders - leadership - peoplesactionforum - Uncategorized - Village Partners - zambia

What Our Boarding School Students Have to Say

We just received a packet of letters from sponsored boarding school students and love reading about their experiences! All these children...
Apr 19, 2023 community-led - economic development - female leaders - leadership - peoplesactionforum - Uncategorized - Village Partners - zambia

Zambian Partner Villages Identified!

After much research, baseline data collection, and engagement with a host of local leaders (elected and tribal) in Zambia, we have...
Apr 12, 2023 community-led - economic development - female leaders - leadership - Uncategorized - Village Partners

What Does ChatGBT Have to Say About Shanta

Chatbots? ChatGBT? We are hearing a lot about these technological advances in the news and most of us have interacted with them upon...
Mar 22, 2023 community-led - economic development - female leaders - leadership - Uncategorized - Village Partners

2023 Zambia Insight Trip

For all of you adventure seekers, we are taking our first Insight Trip to Zambia this September! This will be a true Zambian expedition,...
Mar 8, 2023 community-led - economic development - female leaders - leadership - Uncategorized - Village Partners

International Women’s Day!

So many women have influenced our lives. Some are relatives; some are internationally famous for their tireless achievements toward an...
Feb 22, 2023 community bank - community-led - economic development - leadership - Uncategorized - Village Partners

More Pig Farming Success!

“Now I don’t need to take out loans at interest anymore. I don’t have to worry much about whether our money is for my children's...
Feb 6, 2023 community bank - community-led - economic development - leadership - Uncategorized - Village Partners

Teacher Housing High on the List

Early in the partnership with a new village, Shanta staff spend significant time discussing what projects the villagers think will make...