The Secretariat

Lydia Madyirapanze

National Coordinator

Ms Madyirapanze holds a Master of Science Degree in Development Studies, a Certificate in Public Policy from Africa University, and a MA Level Qualification in Education Rights from the University of Witwatersrand. She joined FAWEZI as a project officer in 2008.

Emmaculate Vangani

Program Assistant

Ms Vangani has worked for 18 years in an institution of higher education in various positionsincluding as personal assistant to the College Principal. She has provided administrative support to all FAWEZI programs since 2008.

Nqobile Nkiwane

Information and Communications Officer

Ms Nkiwane is a journalist by profession and holds a National Diploma in Mass Communication — Print Journalism. She started with FAWEZI as an intern in 2014.

Jasmine Shirey

Information and Project Officer

Ms Shirey holds a Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree in English from Claremont University in the United States. She also holds an Honours BA in Neuroscience from Keck Science. She joined FAWEZI as an intern in 2016.

Blessing Chitanda

Programs Officer

Ms Chitanda holds a Masters of Science in International Development Studies, a Certificate in Monitoring and Evaluation and a Certificate in Systemic Family. She joined FAWEZI in 2018.

May Mwalo

Finance and Administrative Officer

Ms Mwalo has over eight years of experience in the NGO sector. She holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Accounting as well as a Post-Graduate Diploma in Advanced Accounting Science with the University of South Africa. She joined FAWEZI in 2018.

Aleaster Masiyakurima

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Mr Masiyakurima holds a Special Honours Degree in Monitoring and Evaluation and a Bachelors of Arts Degree in International Studies and Criminology. He joined FAWEZI in 2018.