The Champions and Advisory Group

CAG members
CAG members celebrating the signing of the ZBIDF grant agreement by Sida

The Zambia Business in Development Facility team receives guidance and assistance from the Champions & Advisory Group (CAG).  The Champions & Advisory Group’s main role is to leverage resources, promote action, provide strategic advice and guide the ZBIDF.  While the Champions & Advisory Group will advise and support the ZBIDF, its members also individually and collectively benefit from the training, expertise and facilitation provided by the Facility.  The Champions & Advisory Group is comprised of influential stakeholders within Zambia’s cross sector environment which include;

  • The Zambia Chambers of Commerce and Industry
  • Zambia Association of Manufacturers,
  • Private Sector Development Reform Program Unit Cabinet Office,
  • Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry
  • The Zambia Development Agency,
  • Embassy of Sweden,
  • United Nations Development Programme
  • The United States Agency for International Development
  • The Private Enterprise Programme Zambia
  • SNV-Netherlands Development Corporation,
  • International Finance Corporation,
  • Copperbelt University and
  • Catholic Relief Services.

The CAG meets quarterly to review the operations of the Facility.