Southern African Institute for Policy and Research

Discussion Papers

The Southern African Institute for Policy and Research’s Discussion Papers Series makes available new research discussing recent economic, social, and legal issues. The Discussion Papers will be distributed widely to other specialists in the research and policy community. Authors are generally affiliated to SAIPAR, but may also include submissions from other regional scholars.

All papers are available as downloadable PDFs, listed by year numerically below:


#2020_11 Kaaba Hinfelaar and Zhou_Comparing Legal Activism in Zambia and Zimbabwe


#2018_12 Simutanyi and Hinfelaar_Understanding Zambia’s Black Box


#2016_09 Ndulo and Chanda_Services and Sustainable Growth in Zambia

#2016_04 Ndulo_Zambia’s Unfulfilled Struggle for a New Constitution


Maano alazwa amukasumbwa

Translation: "Wisdom may be found through observation of even the simplest things"

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