11 Kenny Rd Kensington info@zapp.co.zw 0242-7072 89/91

Governance and Accountability

Zimbabwe AIDS Prevention Project (ZAPP) is a local, non-profit making organization whose purpose is to promote public health through evidence-based program implementation in Zimbabwe. The organization is committed to improving the quality of life of individuals, families and communities that are infected and affected by HIV/AIDS and TB.



Board Members

Professor Frances Cowan
Professor Simbarashe Rusakaniko- Executive Director


Dr Gerard Kadzirange
Dr Lynda Stranix-Chibanda
Mr John Mutonono


Executives Function

The organizational management functions are to ensure that policy directions are put in place and the services to the communities and families are effectively run. These activities are generally delegated to executive members and management. Further, the management team ensures that there is good internal control systems and annual audit of financial statements are done by external auditors.
On a quarterly basis the board of trustees sit to deliberate on policies to ensure compliance with all relevant legislation for effective implementation of the policies. A compliance report forms part of management report to every board meeting and the report assists the board to ensure that governance responsibilities are being met.

Goal: To improve the quality of life of individuals, families and communities infected and affected by HIV/AIDS and TB in Zimbabwe

Mission: To be a center of excellence in implementation, research and evidence-based programming

Vision: All preventive efforts are translated to a healthy population including the poor and the vulnerable