New Year’s Greetings

Joint Statement By United States Ambassador to Zambia Eric Schultz German Ambassador to Zambia Bernd Finke Acting British High Commissioner to Zambia Lucy Joyce On behalf of our governments, we would like to wish the citizens of Zambia a prosperous, peaceful 2016. Zambia has proven itself throughout the years to be a shining example of ...
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Speech by Ambassador Eric Schultz during our National Day celebrations

July 9, 2015 On July 2, 1776 the Continental Congress voted to declare independence from Great Britain. The Declaration of Independence, written by Thomas Jefferson, was formally adopted by the Congress two days later, on July 4. We Americans celebrate our national birthday on July 4 but it might easily have been July 2. Our ...
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Reflections on My Trip to Kafue National Park – A Call to Action by United States Ambassador to Zambia Eric Schultz

April 22, 2015 My visit this past week to Kafue National Park, the largest park in Zambia and the second largest park in all of Africa, was wonderful and alarming at the same time. I was very much looking forward to this visit because Zambian wildlife is one of my favorite features of your beautiful ...
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Ambassador Eric Schultz Pays Call on President Edgar Lungu

LUSAKA — United States Ambassador to the Republic of Zambia Eric Schultz today paid a courtesy call on His Excellency President Edgar Chagwa Lungu. Ambassador Schultz congratulated President Lungu on his recent inauguration and reiterated the United States commitment to continued partnership with the people and government of Zambia. During the meeting Ambassador Schultz and ...
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Statement of United States Ambassador Eric Schultz on Zambia’s January 20 Presidential Election

Lusaka.  January 21, 2015. LUSAKA — We strongly commend the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) for running a professional, well-organized election free of political violence and with minimal electoral irregularities. We encourage patience until all the votes are counted and the ECZ can announce the results. Once the electoral process is complete, we hope all ...
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Confirmation of Eric T. Schultz as United States Ambassador to the Republic of Zambia

LUSAKA – Wednesday, September 17, the United States Senate confirmed the nomination of Eric T. Schultz as Ambassador to the Republic of Zambia. He is expected to arrive in Zambia in the next few weeks. Ambassador Designate Schultz is a longtime diplomat and career member of the U.S. Senior Foreign Service who most recently served ...
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