German Embassy donates sports equipment to Zambian organizations
Enlarge image Speech Ambassador Burkart (© German Embassy Lusaka) On the 19th of December 2017, German Ambassador Burkart handed over sports equipment to a group of representatives of different Zambian organizations, which are actively promoting various types of sport activities in the country. The items donated included soccer, hockey, volley- and netballs as well as tricots and many other items. The German Embassy has been supporting sports organizations in Zambia for many years – not only through the provision of equipment, but also by offering training courses and capacity building support.
Enlarge image Headteacher of the St. Paul's school (© German Embassy Lusaka) In his speech, Ambassador Burkart thanked the representatives of the various organizations present and highlighted the importance of sport for health and human development. Afterwards, the Ambassador engaged in an active discussion with all participants, learning with keen interest about their activities, challenges and long-term goals.