Kudzai MedaPolicy, Advocacy and Campaigns Program Officer
Policy, Advocacy and Campaigns Program Officer
Kudzai is a public health practitioner with experience in designing, implementing and monitoring development programs. She also has expertise in adolescent SRHR, including comprehensive abortion care, HIV and AIDS prevention and treatment, and health promotion. In her role, Kudzai leads the conceptualization and design of advocacy campaigns, undertakes grants management for the Fund’s partners, and provides them with technical support on policy engagement.
Kelvin KaputulaKnowledge Management Program Officer
Kelvin is a passionate SRHR advocate with an interest in child rights, adolescent health, and development. He has experience coordinating programs aimed at access to and use of youth-friendly SRHR information and services, operations research, and knowledge management. In his role, Kelvin leads on the Fund’s knowledge management efforts, including the youth-led research initiative and the Fund’s social media platforms. Kelvin also leads on sharing research and SRHR information to inform best practices, program scalability, and advocacy.
Brave KatembaPlanning, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Program Officer
Brave is a public health advocate with a professional background in public health and demography. He has vast research, monitoring and evaluation expertise and experience. In his role, Brave provides planning, monitoring and evaluation expertise to the Fund and its partners. He promotes program reflection and learning to inform implementation, approaches and strategies.
Lizzie HangalaFinance Officer
Lizzie is a professional accountant with extensive experience is leading financial management processes for donor-funded programs. She is specialized in finance support services including budgeting and expenditure control, financial management and accounting, grant and sub-grant management, compliance and financial reporting. In her role, Lizzie provides financial technical support to the Fund’s partners ensuring prudent financial management and compliance.
Angela LunguCapacity strengthening program officer
Angela is a seasoned development specialist with over 10 years of experience in international non-governmental organizations.
She enhances organizational capacities and has focused on Education, Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR), Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH). Angela's expertise lies in forming collaborations with various entities, including other organizations and government departments, to drive impactful policy initiatives. These initiatives aim to uplift the quality of life for marginalized individuals by promoting responsiveness and inclusivity.
In her role, Angela leads capacity-strengthening processes, including organizational development, and provides grants management for the Fund’s partners.
Mazuba MulengaProgram assistant-finance and administration
Mazuba is a driven Program Assistant with more than 5 years of experience in the industry. Committed to delivering outstanding administrative support within office settings, Mazuba showcases a remarkable degree of professionalism and meticulousness. She is skilled in communication and facilitation, with a solid background in budget monitoring, program coordination, relationship management, and meeting tight deadlines.
Mazuba coordinates the finance and administration aspects of the Fund including procurement, service provider management and programme documentation.
Gamuchirai MahachiFinance assistant
Gamuchirai "Gamu" L Mahachi skillfully combines financial expertise with a deep commitment to social justice. Starting out as a HIVOS intern, she advanced to a crucial role within the organization and later honed her financial skills at an audit firm.
Currently, Gamu is the Finance Assistant for the Fund, but she was previously a Regional Finance Assistant. With a strong dedication to women's rights, she recognizes financial empowerment as a pivotal catalyst for driving positive and impactful changes. Gamu supports the processing of payments and financial technical support to the Fund’s partners.
Mkhokheli NdlovuFinance officer
Mkhokheli is a finance professional with more than 20 years of experience in the development sector. He possesses expertise and experience in grants management and compliance. In his role, Mkhokheli provides financial management and compliance, and develops systems and policies that improve the management of grants. He also provides technical support and capacity building of the Fund’s partners in financial management and compliance including on safeguarding, anti-corruption and fraud.