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Desmond Katongo

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Desmond Katongo is a Zambian Journalist based in Lusaka. His career stretches from sports and environmental reporting. He has also spent part of his career as the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) Communications Manager, Confederations of African Football (CAF), Interclub Competitions Media Officer, COSAFA Tournament Media Officer, and Centre for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Communications Officer.
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Since : 10/11/2015

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Trump says climate change is a hoax. But Trump is a liar. Time to challenge the myths, misinformation and mistrust to fight global warming

Trump says climate change is a hoax. But Trump is a liar. Time to challenge the myths, misinformation and mistrust to fight global warming

Hype, hysteria, hate and hyperbole and many outright lies from the Trump camp eclipsed the real and very crucial issues that should have been at the heart of the just-ended American presidential elections. Republican presidential candidate and now president-elect Donald Trump, entertained and often shocked electorates with his chilling political ba
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Is Charcoal production still a male dominated industry? Unveiling the fast growing number of Zambian women involved in the charcoal value chain

Is Charcoal production still a male dominated industry? Unveiling the fast growing number of Zambian women involved in the charcoal value chain

Charcoal production is a rigorous processes; an energy sapping undertaking often requiring rigorous physical input. The common intricacies in the production line often involves cutting down trees, carrying or rolling logs over long distances and building of a kiln. The physical demands that are often required in the charcoal production line can be

HIV Discordance in Zambia

An Eastley Media production looking at the issue of HIV discordance in Zambia..watch full story https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTHkz2cq-g8
Zambia’s Electricity Crisis, a Crisis on the Country’s Forestry Sector

Zambia’s Electricity Crisis, a Crisis on the Country’s Forestry Sector

In mid-June last year, Zambia found itself on the cuff of a crippling electricity shortage. The country started grappling with a 560 MW power deficit and to date the situation has not changed, as demand for electricity grows to 200 MW annually. Zambia’s Electricity Supply Corporation (ZESCO) has embarked on a countrywide power rationing scheme in
Selling Zambia’s media editors on science and environmental stories

Selling Zambia’s media editors on science and environmental stories

Eight Zambian editors, representing some of the country’s most important print and broadcast media, were participating in a workshop intended to equip them for and spur them into more and better coverage of climate change, forests and the environment when one of the group, puzzled by some of the complex terminology, suggested that if the country

Street Kids and Health in Zambia

An Eastley Media production looking at the daily challenges facing street kids in Zambia.. Full story here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5Y_h41xseM