Yemurai Nyoni

University of Westminster
Member Since: 
May 24 '16
Biography: 

Yemurai is a 26 year old youth leader from Bulawayo, Zimbabwe who serves as the Founder of Dot Youth Organisation, the Team Leader of MOVE! Life Improvement and a Mentor in the Executive Committee of AfriYAN. He also  sits in the Board of Directors of Women Deliver and in the Executive Committee of the PMNCH Board, advancing meaningful youth engagement in decision making. Yemurai was one of the 10 grant recipients under the Women Deliver C-Exchange Initiative that supports innovative youth led projects to improve the health of women and girls. He has also served as a Youth Family Planning Ambassador for Zimbabwe under the UNFPA, and as the National Facilitator of the Zimbabwe Young People’s Network on Sexual and Reproductive Health, HIV and AIDS. He is passionate about addressing developmental concerns affecting women and girls and has worked in various contexts to end child marriage and challenge misogyny.