AU Ambassador on Ending Child Marriage, Founder & Chair, Rozaria Memorial Trust
Nyaradzayi Gumbonzvanda is the Secretary General of the World YWCA and also the AU Ambassador on ending child marriages. A Zimbabwean national, she is a trained human rights lawyer with extensive experience in conflict resolution and mediation. For 20 years, she has worked on issues of women and children’s human rights, with a special focus on crisis countries, violence against women, sexual and reproductive health and rights, and HIV and AIDS. She recently founded the Rozaria Memorial Trust, a charity organisation in honour of her late mother.