Who We Are

Youth Development Initiative Trust (YDIT) is a youth-led, nonprofit, and non-governmental organization envisioned to be a leading youth development organization that creates positive change in youth, families, and communities, empowering the vulnerable and marginalized in all facets of their lives.

Mission

To work towards the establishment of a peaceful, gender-just, healthy, and empowered citizenry participating in development processes towards improving the standards of living in Zimbabwe.

Vision

To be a leading youth development organisation that creates positive change in youth, families and communities while empowering the vulnerable and marginalised in all facets of their lives.

Values

  • Respect for human rights
  • Commitment to uphold integrity and accountability
  • Commitment to learning and Innovation
  • Commitment to Partnership

Youthful

We are primarily youthful individuals who are filled with fresh, creative and innovative ideas. The solutions that we generate are therefore tailored to keep program targets relevant in a dynamic environment. Therefore, our team offers contemporary, innovative and sustainable solutions to every problem it addresses.

Our Team

The staff members

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Nicholas Kudzai Marange
Director

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Juliet Mukudzei Muteera
Programs Officer

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Takudzwa C Hlatywayo
Gender Officer

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Louis Nyandoro
Monitoring And Evaluation Officer

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Winston Simbarashe Mabambe Communications And Advocacy Officer

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Lisa Tavonga Shumba
Project Assistant Officer

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Ruth Gwemba
Finance And Admistration Officer

The board Members

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Mrs Farirai Mudiwa
Chairperson

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Mr James Matsito
Vice chairperson

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Mrs Tsitsi Gotami
Tresurer

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Mr Bothwell Piason
Advisor

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Rev T. Bhobho
Advisor