The flag of Zambia features a green background with a vertical strip of three colors on the right side of the flag. The colors of the strip are, from left to right, red, black, and orange. In the upper left corner of the flag is an eagle in flight, which represents the freedom of the nation. The green background represents the natural resources of the country, while the red symbolizes the struggle for independence. The black represents the people of Zambia, and the orange symbolizes the country’s mineral wealth. The overall design of the flag intends to represent Zambia’s natural resources. It symbolizes the people’s hard work and sacrifice for independence and the hope for a bright future.