Who We Are

Ruzivo Trust is the place of knowledge on land, livelihoods and development in Zimbabwe. We are an initiative of Zimbabweans who identified the need to contribute knowledge on land, livelihoods and developmental issues.

We value local knowledge on sustainable livelihoods and aim to use varied knowledge systems as a basis for addressing the challenges that communities face.

Vision, Mission & Values

Our Vision

Secure and prosperous families and communities

Our Mission

To influence and facilitate development processes based on transformative knowledge for securing and sustaining life

Our Values

Integrity, Accountability, Transparency, Forward thinking, Gender Equality, Collectivism & Shared Knowledge

Our Team

We have a team of young dynamic leaders who understand Zimbabwe’s culture and founding community principles, which makes programme implementation seamless.


Kudzanai Chimhanda

Programme Officer - Agriculture

Christine Juta

Programme Officer- Renewable Energy

Maureen Hove

Programme Officer - Renewable Energy

Niklaus Mutseyekwa

Programme Officer- GIS