The Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) is a quasi-Government institution established under the ZDA Act No. 11 of 2006. The Agency became operational in 2007 and falls under the Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry (MCTI). The mandate of the Agency is to foster economic development through promoting and facilitating investment, trade and enterprise development in Zambia. The Agency is also responsible for building and enhancing the country’s investment profile for increased capital inflow, capital formation, employment creation and promoting the growth of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) sector by working with government to create an investment climate that can propel long term sustainable domestic growth.