About Mwandwe Chileshe

Mwandwe is a Global Citizen Campaigner passionate about issues relating to poverty and nutrition. She has worked on Food Security and Nutrition in various roles, including supporting the management of ICAN, through her previous work at 1,000 Days. Mwandwe also previously led the Zambia Civil Society Scaling up Nutrition Alliance, and was significant in the start-up of Zambia’s first Parliamentary Caucus on Food and Nutrition. She also co-founded Zambia’s first all-cartoon magazine called Flip.

Stories

  1. Article: These Zambians Are Promoting More Diverse Diets to Fight Malnutrition

    These Zambians Are Promoting More Diverse Diets to Fight Malnutrition

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Mwandwe Chileshe|Nov. 7, 2019

    They want to end the reign of maize. Read more

  2. Article: Nearly 2.3 Million Zambians Face Starvation as a Result of Low Rainfall

    Nearly 2.3 Million Zambians Face Starvation as a Result of Low Rainfall

    By Mwandwe Chileshe|Sept. 2, 2019

    Zambian singer and Global Citizen nutrition champion Esther Chungu went to see the impact firsthand. Read more

  3. Article: Zambia Vows to Prioritize the Fight Against Childhood Stunting

    Zambia Vows to Prioritize the Fight Against Childhood Stunting

    By Mwandwe Chileshe|June 4, 2019

    "We thank you for your promise to fight for and protect the future of our global community." Read more