2022 Environmental Protection Dialogue

“Strong Actions for Environmental Sustainability.”

The third EDP2022 meeting was held under the theme “strong actions to environmental sustainability” at Mulungushi international conference centre Kenneth Kaunda’s new wing from 13th to 14th Octobr, 2022 which attracted at least fifteen traditional leaders from across Zambia and had the following partners on board: Brot fur die Welt, Southern Africa Trust, Bio carbon partners, First Quantum Mineral Trident Limited, MUSIKA, ALIGN and SAYoF

The dialogue was convened by the Centre for Environment Justice (CEJ), a local environmental justice organization working with local organizations, communities and community structures to promote environmental rights, environmental sustainability, climate change adaptation and a safe, clean and healthy environment under the umbrella of climate justice.

Side Event: Traditional Leaders Caucus

The first Traditional Leaders Caucus was held under the theme “Sustainable Land-Based Investment and Environmental Governance in Zambia” at Mulungushi International Conference Centre on the 12th of October, 2022 which attracted fifteen traditional leaders from across Zambia.

The Caucus was convened by the Centre for Environment Justice (CEJ). This was with the objective of achieving good governance and social safeguards by resolving limitations in existing legal and policy frameworks on land-use investments through multi-stakeholder dialogues. CEJ invited the Advancing Land-Based Investment Governance (ALIGN) consortium. The consortium is made up of the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), Namati and the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment (CCSI).

EPD2022 Convening Partners

Together we can achieve the Environmental Agenda.