We are led by the voices and insights of our Peer Advisory Board (PAB), comprising eight young people from Zvandiri who are elected each year by their peers from across Zimbabwe. Every province is represented and reports to the Zvandiri Board, ensuring we are responsive to the needs and experiences of all young people in Zvandiri.
Yeukai Dehwa is 21 years of age representing Masvingo Province. She is currently studying Psychology at a local university. Yeukai is passionate about mental health and her dream is to improve access to mental health for all, especially for children, adolescents and young people living with HIV.
Ropafadzo Chikwamba is the PAB member for Mashonaland West province. She is an 18 year old girl who is interested in HIV advocacy and was delighted to join the PAB. She enjoys interacting with her peers who are also living with HIV.
Barbara Munyashu aged 19, is the PAB member representing Harare province. She is currently enrolled at a vocational training centre, in a professional cookery course. Cooking has always been her passion and she is now perfecting that by becoming a certified cook.
Dominic Moyo is 22 years and the PAB member for Matebeleland North. Through the PAB he has gained new skills in engaging his peers using a mobile data collection tool.
Victoria Huhuyana, is the PAB member representing Manicaland province. Being part of PAB has always been her dream and she felt happy when she was selected to join this group of peers who are supporting Zvandiri to offer quality services to children, adolescents and young people living with HIV, their families and communities.
Isariah Mazarura is the member for Mashonaland Central province. She was grateful to be selected as a PAB member and she has noticed a great deal of change in her confidence to openly speak about her status and demand for quality services for her peers.
Thokozile Nkala is 20 years old and is continuing in her role as PAB member representing Matebeleland South. She has great passion for advocacy. She participated in the first HER Voice Fund project, where Zvandiri focused on developing the skills and capacity for girls and young women to work as story collectors and story tellers.
Varaidzo Mawere is the PAB member representing Bulawayo province and she is also studying Quantity Surveying at Bulawayo Polytechnic and working hard to become the best in that field!