About Us

Gender and Media Connect (GMC) a legally registered organisation whose mission and vision which is to empower women in various sectors of society to engage with the media.

Who We Are

We are a membership organization formed by media women in 1985
We advocate for the rights of women to freedom of expression and access to information.

Our approach is centred around the empowerment of women to achieve gender equality

Our Vision

We strive for a gender-sensitive and inclusive media that promotes women’s empowerment, equality and diversity.

Our Mission

We are an advocacy organization which seek to advance gender equality in and through the media.

Our Passionate Team

Patience Zirima - National Director

Media development and freedom of expression researcher, analyst and advocate. Passionate about women’s rights.

Nyarai Kampilipili - Senior Programs Officer

A dedicated advocate for gender justice, committed to empowering women and promoting their leadership roles to drive development.

Kudzai Phil Muchenjekwa - Programs Officer

A strong advocate for social justice, human rights and good governance.

Lovemore Ganyavhu - Admin & Finance Officer

A finance guru who believes in women empowerment.

Clyde Tinashe Dondo - Communications Officer Intern

A media professional passionate about media freedom and promoting gender equality.