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DISTRICT MANAGERS

District Manager

Veronica joined YONECO in January 2013 as District Manager for Balaka. In this capacity she is responsible for the implementation of projects at district level. Currently, Veronica is overseeing the day to day management of Dzukani project, Learn without Fear project and the Reaching the Hard to Reach with HIV & AIDS and Sexual Reproductive Health Interventions.  She holds a University of Malawi Diploma in Counseling and Psychology from St John of God College of Mental Health Sciences. She also has other certificates in HIV Testing and Counseling from Ministry of Health (Malawi), Certificate in Teaching from Karonga Teachers College (Malawi), Certificate in Special Needs-Learning Difficulties from Montfort College (Malawi) and a Certificate in HIV/ AIDS Care and Counseling from the University of South Africa. Prior to joining YONECO, Veronica worked as a teacher for several years and she also offered counseling in cross-cutting issues. Veronica also brings with her experience she acquired from working with St John of God as a psychological counselor where she worked with women and children on social and psychological issues affecting them. She also worked with Partners in Hope as a trainer and facilitator for people living with HIV&AIDS. Her interaction with special needs children and their significance in the community is what triggered her interest in the vulnerable groups

mail: veronicamkandawire@yoneco.org.mw

Phone: +265 888 958 726

District Manager

Dunreck joined Youth Net and Counselling (YONECO) in August 2006 as a Field Officer, Project Officer before being promoted to his current position of District Manager for Nkhatabay district. In this capacity, he take a leading role in the implementation of organizational activities and projects in Nkhata Bay district through supervising his project officers.

He holds a Certicate in Parelegal Services, Malawi School Certificate of Education and a Selling & Sales Management and Accounting (LCCIEB) certificate as well as a Primary school Teaching Certificate (Montfort College).

Dunreck has also attended a number of capacity building trainings including Governance Accountability Training Course (MS- TCD Co-operation) in Arusha, Tanzania, Civic Education and Voter Information Modules (BRIDGE),

 Prior to joining YONECO, Dunreck worked as a debt Collector for First Collect (pvt) Ltd from 2003 to 2004.

Temwanani Kachipapa

Temwanani Kachipapa

Temwanani Kachipapa
District Manager

Temwanani Kachipapa joined Youth Net and Counselling (YONECO) in 2012 as a Project Officer. In this capacity, she is responsible for project monitoring and evaluating various programmatic interventions, supporting in project formulation and programme design, implementing activities at community and district level. Temwanani is also responsible for supervising field officers and providing technical support to volunteers at community level.
Temwanani holds an advanced Diploma in Community Development as well as a Certificate in Business Management. Further to this, she has also attended various capacity building exercise and short courses which include; Sexual and Reproductive Health workshop (2012)- Cape Town, RSA; Community Paralegal Training (2012), Training in Women Empowerment and Feminism Workshop (2012) – Swaziland; Psychosocial Training, Documentation and Reporting, Parenting Training (2013); training in Girl and Boy Friendly School Monitoring.

Temwanani’s passion is in youth empowerment and this area has greatly assisted her to demonstrate her ability to contribute positively to youth development.