About People's Action Forum
Peoples Action Forum is a native not-for-profit, non-governmental organisation in Zambia. Our work involves ensuring, protecting, and advancing the rights of poor and marginalised people through non-formal education, and the empowerment of rural communities to protect and claim their rights to resources in order to secure their livelihood.
We are an open denominational, non-discriminatory society with a membership of over 2,000 people, mostly from the rural communities where we carry out most of our activities. Learn More
Education is the bedrock of human social, economic, cultural and political development.
- June 17, 2016
Located 80 km from Chipata town, in Samuel Zone is Mankhwangwe Community School which has a total number of 264 pupils – 112 Boys and 152 Girls. People’s Action Forum (PAF), with support from the Roger Federer Foundation donated education materials and sports equipment. Among the donated items were Mathematics and English books for pupils,
- May 27, 2016
Global Action Week for Education is an annual worldwide campaign, organized by the Global Campaign for Education and actively supported by UNESCO to raise awareness on education and the commitments made by the international community to achieve the global education goal. “Failing to make adequate investments in education puts the fulfilment of the entire global
- March 22, 2016
Seated behind her desk in a tiny office, head teacher Fredah Kafuti explains why a new borehole (drilled well) has made such a positive difference to the primary school she runs near the town of Mumbwa, Zambia. The list is long. We can provide our students – there
- February 12, 2016
There was great jubilation by the leadership of the Church of God in Zambia when their pipe-long dream of building a Center for the Women’s Ministry in Chibombo was nearing reality. This was because People’s Action Forum (PAF) drilled a borehole, with support funds from the United Church of Canada (UCC), for the project in