Operations of Response Unit

The facilitator role of the unit has been strengthened at the University in that there are associations and clubs whose mandate is HIV and AIDS mitigation and prevention. These are;
  1. Stop HIV/AIDS Reach Every Student (SHARES) – HIV prevention, peer education
  2. Universities of Zambia, Malawi, Namibia and University of Western Cape Peer Educator project (ZAMANAWE)
  3. Faith Based HIV and AIDS Desk (FHAD)
  4. Post test Club (PTC)
In addition to the above, the unit works closely with;
  • University of Zambia Students’ Union (UNZASU, the mother body of all clubs/associations)
  • Children in Need Network (UNZACHINA)
  • Population Studies Association (UNZAPOPSA)
  • Women for Change UNZA support group (WfC)
  • UNZA Service Learning Club
  • UNZA Medical Students Association (UNZAMEDSSA)
  • UNZA Pharmacy Students Association (UNZAPHARMSA)
  • UNZA Psychological Association (UNZAPSASS)
  • UNZA Football Association (UNZA CHIPOLOPOLO)
  • UNZA Social Work Association (UNZASWA)
  • UNZA Sociology Association (UNZASA)
  • UNZA Drama Club (UNZADRUMS)
  • University of Zambia Workmates Association  (The only staff association)

Collaborating partners and Activities supported

  • AIH (Norwegian Students and Academics International Assistance Fund) - Program office and baseline studies, policy formulation and Strategic plan (2005 – to date)
    The Zambia Malayalee Cultural Association  -  Office block
    USAID: CIRDZ – PEPFAR Antiretroviral therapy package
    USAID: PAS - Abstinence be faithful student leadership program (2006 – 2008)
    ZAWECA/ZAMANAWE -  Peer education
    UNICEF -  Peer education
    UNDP - Capacity assessments by UNZA for government
    UNFPA - Information
    World Bank - Institutional support
    WHO - Attempted regional coordination
    Association of Commonwealth Universities. - Computers, stationery and HIV campus debates
    University of Toronto  - Regional knowledge network
    University of Western Cape - Norwegian support to peer education
    Universities of Malawi, Namibia - Norwegian support to peer education
    University Dar-es-salaam - Regional knowledge network
    Moi University - Regional knowledge network
    Port Harcourt Nigeria - Regional knowledge network


University Clinic: 260 211 291840

Ambulance: 260 955 832547260 955 832547

Medical Officer: 260 955 3145260 955 314575

Sister in Charge

Email :

Medical Office:clementina.lwatula@unza.zm

Secretary to the Medical Officer: unza.clinic@unza.zm


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