National Agricultural Information Services (NAIS)
I have over 24 years working experience as a Media practitioner ( Journalist, Communications Specialist, Communications and Knowledge Management Officer and now a Senior Reporter in the Ministry of Agriculture. Apart working in government, I have also worked with organisations like CARE International, Children International, the Food and Agriculture Organisation ( focal point person) and many others. I have also worked with various organisations as a Communications Consultant. I have the following academic qualifications: - Master of Communication for Development, University of Zambia (UNZA), Lusaka-Zambia - Bachelor of Arts in Development Studies, Zambian Open University (ZAOU), Lusaka-Zambia - Diploma in Journalism, Evelyn Hone College- Lusaka, Zambia - Certificate in General Agriculture, Zambia College of Agriculture, Mpika-Zambia In addition to the above academic certificates I have a lot of professional certificates in various specialized sectors such as agriculture, poverty reduction, Gender, women and youths, HIV and AIDS etc. Under the APPSA project, I am the National Communications Focal Point Person and Team Leader for the Communications Unit.