Mr Theo Chiviru

Director of Advocacy & Partnerships, VillageReach

Theo Chiviru has a diverse work experience spanning from 2008 to 2023. Theo is currently working as the Director of Advocacy and Partnerships at VillageReach, where they collaborate with various stakeholders to develop healthcare solutions and improve access to quality healthcare for marginalized populations. Previously, Theo served as the Regional Lead for Africa & Middle East at the Open Government Partnership, where they facilitated collaborative efforts to promote transparency and accountability in government. Theo also founded and served as the Strategy Advisor at NewThinking Development, focusing on strategic consulting. Prior to that, they worked at the ONE Campaign, conducting research and advocacy initiatives to combat extreme poverty and preventable diseases in Africa. Theo also gained experience at R├Ądda Barnen - Save the Children Sweden, where they contributed to the implementation of the Child Rights Governance Programme. Additionally, they worked as a Researcher at the Institute for Democracy in Africa, focusing on democratic governance, and as a Research & Advocacy Officer at the Southern Africa Catholic Bishops' Conference.

Theo Chiviru has completed a Bachelor's degree in Development Studies at Midlands State University. Additionally, they have pursued further education in Human Rights Law, specifically an Mphil Multidisciplinary Human Rights degree, at the University of Pretoria/Universiteit van Pretoria. No specific start or end years were provided for these educational experiences.

All Sessions by Mr Theo Chiviru

13:30 - 15:00
Banquet Hall 2, Kenneth Kaunda Wing

Parallel Session: Track 7A: Leveraging the Power of Partnerships with African philanthropy, Diaspora, Private-Public Sectors to Create Sustainable Impact

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