Zambia: Emerging Opportunities and Risks

 Zambia: Emerging Opportunities and Risks

01 Sep 2021

A spiralling debt crisis has seen Zambia become increasingly reliant on Chinese finance while the Covid-19 pandemic has led to growing tensions between government and civil society.

As developers and investors reassess their options in Zambia following Hakainde Hichilema's 12 August presidential election win, African Energy has produced a special report covering the unfolding of this complex story, the latest on developments in the power sector, and key power data.

Zambia won’t be transformed overnight, but its new positive direction does offer scope for investors to return and financiers to look to a new debt deal.

The report includes:

Zambia bundle

For a limited period this £995 report will be available to purchase for £495- see below for details on how to order.

  • African Energy articles and maps worth £246:
    • Analysis of Hakainde Hichilema’s election win;
    • Latest developments in Zambia’s electricity sector;
    • Detailed map of electricity generation and transmission infrastructure;
  • 6 month Zambia Live Data subscription worth £750, including:

(The report includes articles previously published in African Energy newsletter and data available to full African Energy Live Data subscribers- see below for special subscriber pricing)

Download a PDF of the main report's contents

Zambia report and 6 months Live Data subscription


Price: £495

Format: PDF and online data access

Pages: 35

For a limited period this £995 report will be available to purchase for £495.

Special subscriber rate:

Full African Energy newsletter and African Energy Live Data subscribers may purchase the report for £195.

Contact Alex Wark to obtain the subscriber price.
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