Growth in the agriculture sector will enable Zambia to achieve sustainable economic growth and reduce poverty in Zambia. Zambia's vision for the sector is “an efficient, competitive, sustainable and export-led agriculture sector that assures food security and increased income. Its goal is “to increase and diversify agriculture production and productivity so as to raise the share of its contribution to 20 percent of GDP”.
_Information and Communication Technology
Zambia believes that Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and Meteorology play a vital role in its socio-economic development. Growth of ICT is a precursor to wealth creation and attainment of a well informed and knowledgeable society. Zambia's vision in this sector is an information and knowledge based society. The goal for the sector is to increase coverage, access and efficiency in the provision of Information and Communications Technology and meteorological services in order to contribute to sustainable national economic growth.
_Its Zambia's goal is to increase equitable access to quality education and skills training to enhance human capacity for sustainable national development. Zambia's Education and Skills Development sector plays a critical role in the socio-economic development. It provides opportunities for growth, poverty reduction, employment, productivity and human development.
Zambia's goal for the energy sector is to provide universal access to clean, reliable and affordable energy at the lowest total economic, financial, social and environmental cost. The main thrust of the energy sector will be to expand electricity generation and transmission capacities and enhance cost-effectiveness in fuel supply.
Zambia's manufacturing sector is a pivot of economic development through its backward and forward linkages to economic growth, exports and employment creation. It provides a market for primary products and sets the basis for exports with employment generation capacity.Zambia's vision for the Manufacturing sector is technology-based and export-focused manufacturing sector, which is dynamic and competitive with effective entities that add value to the locally abundant natural resources. Zambia's goal is to develop a diversified and competitive export led value adding manufacturing sector which will contribute 12.5 percent to GDP.
The mining sector is the major contributor to Zambia’s economic growth with its average share being 9.1 percent between 2006 and 2009. Zambia's vision for the sector is well organized private sector led mineral resource exploration and exploitation that contributes to sustainable social economic development. The focus will be on increasing exploration projects, sustainable production and management of mineral resources and increase productivity so as to maximize economic benefits from the sector.
Its Zambia's goal to enhance economic development of the prioritized economic sectors through provision of improved quality of transport infrastructure. This includes water, rail, air and road. The key focus will be on construction, rehabilitation and maintenance of physical infrastructure.
Zambia's vision for the Health sector is equitable access to quality health care. Zambia recognizes that a healthy population is critical to improved production and productivity.
_Tourism in Zambia and has the potential to be a major contributor to socio-economic development of the country. Its Zambia's vision to make the country a major tourism destination of choice. The major areas of focus are infrastructure development in three priority areas namely Greater Livingstone area, Kafue National Park and Northern circuit. The other focus areas will be tourism promotion and marketing, product development and human skills development.
Construction, Real Estate
_The continual economic growth has created the need for infrastructural development. Additionally, urban migration has resulted in the need for increased numbers of affordable housing.Zambia's vision for the Housing sector is planned settlements with adequate, affordable and quality housing. The sector goal is to facilitate the construction of adequate and affordable housing, increase the existing housing stock and enhance quality.
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