The 2nd KAIZEN National Conference
The 2nd KAIZEN National Conference took place at the Mulungushi International Conference Centre in Lusaka, on the 18th and 19th of February, 2011. The event was co-hosted by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Zambia Development Agency (ZDA), and Zambia Association for Manufacturers (ZAM). His Excellency Ambassador Egawa was invited as a special guest. Nine (9) companies and institutions (20 teams) participated in the conference this year, and shared their experiences through KAIZEN practice. Productivity improvement through KAIZEN is expected to assist various Zambian industries to produce better-quality goods and service, thereby increasing their competitiveness in the regional and global business environment. Japan will continue to render its support in promoting KAIZEN activities in Zambia. To read the speech by Ambassadpor Egawa at the conference, click here.