Simplex Chithyola

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Executive Director
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A Malawian developmental specialist with 20 years’ experience in rural and community development. He is A Human rights Defender, Educator, Advocate, Climate Change expert and Activist for Rural Development. Simplex Chithyola over the years has worked Towards Socio-Economic Development and Rebuilding of the Nation through active involvement in The National Social, Political and Economic Activities through Motivational talks, Human Rights Defending and Advocating for community involvement for Rural Development. He has served in various national and international boards and portfolios

Simplex track records evolve around implementation, spearheading and championing Climate change interventions, livelihoods interventions that include food and nutrition security, promotion of community resilience interventions, Governance and women empowerment as well as youth and child rights promotion.

Through Chinansi Foundation, he has championed carbon financing projects i.e. off-grid rural electrification using mini-hydro and Solar PV as well as promotion of energy efficient Mtetezi cookstoves that are thermos efficient. Over 750,000 trees have been planted and a number of rainwater harvesting facilities been developed under his watch.