Zimbabwe Environment and Science Journalists Association

ORGANISATIONAL PROFILE________________________________________ Established: 2010, Re-branded in July 2014 About: The Zimbabwe Environmental and Science Journalists Association aims to unite journalists writing about science and development issues, giving them a chance to share experiences, problems and solutions. Key Activities: Communication Reporting on Science and Development, Training, Advocacy and Awareness, Exchange Programmes, Research and Development Membership: 100 journalists and 25 associate members Affiliations: World Federation of Science Journalists (WFSJ) Zimbabwe Union of Journalists (ZUJ), Zimbabwe Civil Society Alliance Governance: Board, National Executive Authority Financing: Mostly self-financed - we sometimes source funds for particular programmes and projects from the corporate world and well-wishers Contact: The President faraimatebvu@gmail.com TELEPHONE: +263 773 764 958 or +263 0716570299 EMAIL: enquirieszesja@gmail.com: ADDRESS Room 14 Media Centre, Mutare, Zimbabwe ZESJA NATIONAL EXECUTIVE President: Mr Farai Matebvu Southern African Correspondent, SciDev.Net/The Standard Vice President: Mrs Loveness Mabhungu Senior Science Lecturer, Bindura University Science Education Secretary General: Mr Peter Makwanya Senior Climate Columnist and Communicator, News Day Treasurer General: Mrs Sharai Muonwa International and Public Relations Manager, Harare Institute of Technology Information and External Affairs: Mrs Tabitha Mutenga Senior Features and Supplements Editor, Financial Gazette General Advisor: Mr Ismail Shillaev Senior Geologist and Director, Development Trust of Zimbabwe - OZ-GEO Inserted by Farai Matebvu President [Zimbabwe Environment and Science Journalists Association] ………………………………………………………………………..