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Unformatted text preview: downfall of Kaunda’s government. Zambia finally managed to recover itself by the turn of the millennium, controlling the inflation and starting to exploit the mining resources. Which makes you wonder if Zimbabwe’s problems would be resolved with a competent presidency. .. and speaking of Zimbabwe, there has been a large influx of Zimbabweans fleeing their country in Zambia. The Zambian government has begun offering land to white Zimbabwean farmers who were chased off their original lands by Mugabe's thugs. The main problem Zambia has today is the presence of AIDS in the population, near 17%. The society is highly patriarchal, with older men receiving more respect than younger men and men receiving more than women. Curiously, as a colonial remnant, it's possible for a white man to receive even more respect. The Zambian flag...
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- Winter '09
- Zimbabwe, Zambia, main problem Zambia