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Richard Muluzi


Added on: Jan 24, 2020

Last Updated: Jan 26, 2020



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Contribute towards the social and economic development of an effective and well-coordinated community responses. Programs are on education, youth, human trafficking, advocacy, and human rights.

River of Life Organization (ROLIFE) is a legally registered Non-Governmental Organization which was founded in 2007. It is registered and operating under the laws of Malawi. ROLIFE is registered with the Ministry of Justice & Constitutional Affairs through the Registrar General Office under the 1962 Trustees Incorporation Act. Its Registration Certificate number is TR/INC 5895. It is one of the Non-Governmental Organizations working in Phalombe District in the Southern part of Malawi. River of Life Organization is also a member of Council for Non-Governmental Organization (CONGOMA) and NGO Board of Malawi. At the district level, ROLIFE is a member of Phalombe Civil Society Organizations Network. At national level, the Organization is a member of Malawi Health Equity Network (MEHN), Malawi National Against Trafficking (MNAT). River of Life Organization is a member of Malawi National Advocacy Platform (NAP) under the State of Union Malawi which is a coalition of civil society organizations and citizen groups advocating for effective implementation of legal and policy instruments agreed at the African Union in an effort to end poverty and suffering among citizens. Currently it’s in the process of registering with the NGO-Gender Coordination Network (NGO-GCN) and Malawi Economic Justice Network (MEJN).

And in the African Region, River of Life Organization is a member of Gender Based Violence Prevention Network in the Horn, East and Southern Africa and also a member to Parenting in Africa Network (PAN).

ROLIFE is involved in the socio and economic development of the community on health through the Health Centre which the organization established and is managing, Child Education Sponsorship, Gender, Youth, Human Trafficking, Women Empowerment and human rights.

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Richard Muluzi

Am Richard Muluzi, working with a registered Community Based Organization called River of Life Organization as Program Manager. Am a Trained Community Development Practitioner. I have worked and facilitated different projects in Women social and economic empowerment, Promoting and advocating for women in decision making positions. I have been a member of National Advocacy Platform where we championed the protection of the rights of persons with albinism following the increase of the abduction and killings of the persons with albinism in Malawi. We championed and advocated with Malawi government for ratification of the charters and protocols that it signed with international bodies like African Union, UN for the fulfillment of the peoples rights. I have been involved in advocacy issues with duty bearers for the benefit of the grassroots community like good access of safe drinking water, access to quality education for all that includes vulnerable children like orphans and children with disabilities. Am also involved in the work of reducing the human trafficking in Malawi. We are using Transit Monitoring Approach to intercept the traffickers and the victims. River of Life Organization is a member of Malawi Network Against Trafficking in Persons. The NGO is also a member of Malawi Health Equity Network. For the sustainability of the projects, i was trained to build the capacity of the community groups in three development approaches. These are STAR Circle approach, SASA Tool Kit and Community Scorecard Approach. I was trained in Public Expenditure Tracking Survey (PETS). Am joining the network to learn best practices, have an opportunity to implement projects in Malawi with funding partners.

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