Dingase Phiri

Dingase

Co-fellow

Chilowekwa

Chilowekwa Shike

Placement Country: Zambia
Title: Malaria Program Officer, MACEPA
Partner: PATH
Health equity to me means the elimination of obstacles that hinder access to good health

Dingase Phiri hails from Lusaka, Zambia. Prior to joining GHC, Dingase won The Brand Promise Award for her role in helping a rural community in Eastern Province to find value in conserving their forests. She also successfully trained and supervised over 200 community members to raise acceptance of indoor residual spraying as an intervention against malaria. In her free time, Dingase loves to bake and read.