Godfrey Mwelwa - Country Director

Godfrey Mwelwa is a development professional with 24 years experience in development work. Godfrey is a graduate of the University of Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of Congo where he obtained a degree in International Relations in 1991 and has several certifications. Godfrey worked as a lecturer at the Cooperative College (ISIGEC) in the Democratic Republic of Congo (1992-1993) and as Sales Representative with Air Zaire in Zambia (1993-1995). He joined ChildFund Zambia in 1995 as Programme Coordinator and assumed different positions over the years. At the time he was leaving ChildFund, he held the position of Business Development Director, responsible for partnerships and grants acquisition. During his period with ChildFund, Godfrey had an opportunity to work in an acting capacity as Country Director for ChildFund Zambia, ChildFund Guinea (twice) and ChildFund Liberia. Godfrey is an effective leader and professional whose areas of expertise include Partnership Development, Resource Mobilization, Public Relations and Networking Community mobilization and Participatory methodologies, strategic Planning, Project design and implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation. He has a wife and two children.

To contact Godfrey, phone +260 977774204 or email [email protected]





Team members 

David Mwitumwa

Programme Officer

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