Stella Mlewa-Nkhoma

I read with mounting horror the atrocities that my fellow women have gone through and continue to endure. We have different wars but the same casualties [Pambazuka News 351: International Women's Day: African women speak out].

In Zambia, the war we are waging is against HIV/AIDS. Not only has it disproportionately affected women but women are the prime victims. Women are care givers and breadwinners. However, their access to education, health care and a means for survival, is usually more