Peter Mawonera (Chief Chikwizo)

He is a holder of Accounting Diploma and Certificate in Government Accounting.

Gender Equality Area of Interest/Expertise
Local governance, tradition and culture, Gender-Based Violence and Finance.

Career summary
Commissioner Chief Chikwizo is an Accounting Specialist with the Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals’ Finance Department for the past 28 years. As substantive Chief of the Chikwizo area in Mudzi since 2006, he has presided over the Chiefs’ Court on cases that include gender-based violence and inheritance. As an Ex-Officio member of Mudzi Rural District Council, Chief Chikwizo has used that platform to highlight the plight of the local community on gender related issues.

He Chairs the Commission’s Audit Committee and Co-Chairs the Thematic Working Group on Gender, Socio, Cultural and Religious Issues. He is also a member of the Public Education and Information Committee.