Naome Chimbetete

She is a holder of MA in Development Studies (WUA), MSc in Environmental Policy and Planning (UZ), Certificate in Environmental Impact Assessment and Management EIAM (Aberdeen, Scotland), Graduate Certificate in Education (UZ) and BA (Hons) in Geography (UZ).

Gender Equality Area of Interest/Expertise
The Commissioner has a keen interest in and technical expertise around Gender Responsive Budgeting, Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment Programming, Gender Analysis, Training and Mainstreaming.

Career summary
Commissioner Naome Chimbetete has worked in different positions in Government, Donor agencies, NGOs and academic institutions. She has a distinguished career in Development and Grant Fund Management.

She Chairs the Commission’s Public Education and Information Committee and the Thematic Working Group on Gender, Environment and Climate Change. She is also a member of the Research and Programming and the Legal and Investigations Committees.