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Zambia Wildlife Authority

In 1999, the Government of the Republic of Zambia took decision to transform the former Department of National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) into an autonomous body, the Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA). ZAWA is governed by the Zambia Wildlife Act, No. 12 of 1998 and has its own Board of Directors. The Board are responsible for managing the Authority under the policy guidance of the Ministry of Tourism, Environment and Natural Resources. The primary objectives of ZAWA are:

National Parks



Submissions,comments,opinions & views are invited on the proposed amendment of the zawa wildlife act 2008 & the policy for national park and wildlife in zambia. see drafts *** under DOWN LOADABLE DOCUMENTS