By Patrick Soko
The Government has been reminded to expedite the formulation of the Family Policy if the country is to attain aspirations of the 7th National Development Plan and the Post 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.
Both developmental agendas speak to the need to stir development across sectors without leaving anyone behind.
Families are Nations’ President, Judith Mwila, believes it will be difficult to realize economic growth without strengthening the role of a family towards community and overall national progress.
The formulation of the family policy is being spearheaded by the Ministry of Community Development and Social Services.