CLZ Team

Management Team

CEO: Ian Stevenson
Operations Manager: Rabson Tembo
Finance and Projects Manager: Hanneke Hogerheijde
Environmental Education Manager: Besa Kaoma
Grants Manager: Donovan Rule
Programmes Manager: 
Estella Snowden
Data Management Officer: Rodgers Fumpa
Data Management Assistant: Peter Longwe
Basecamp Manager: Monica Kalo
Stores and Logistics Officer: Moses Chabala
Legal Assistant: Chilufya Chongo
Lower Zambezi Fisheries Management Project Manager: Sven Vrdoljak
Fisheries Officer: Nzala Hikapulwe
Illegal Wildlife Trade Officer: Masauso Lipah

Basecamp Staff

Alex Kalyati
Davison Mashuta
Defao Chipuka
George Mumba
Gertrude Kajiwa
Lillian Chapanga
Luka Mwetse
Macha Munakwenka
Namushi Masinja
Nicholas Njobvu
Peter Katiyo
Rabson Kuyeri
Steven Muchochoma
Timothy Kanyaya
Webster Banda


CLZ is governed by a voluntary Board, which is democratically elected at an Annual General Meeting under the constitution and made up of members from the Lower Zambezi and independent supporters.

CLZ Board Members

Chairperson: Jill Morse, CIDRZ, Lusaka
Vice-chairpersons: Cesca Cooke, Time + Tide Foundation, Lusaka and Riccardo Garbaccio, Kanyemba Lodge, Lower Zambezi
Treasurer: Peter Malao, Mwambashi River Lodge
Secretary: Carrol Fleming, Page Sorcerer, Mazabuka
CEO: Ian Stevenson, CLZ, Lower Zambezi
Anita Barrett, A to Z Solutions, Lusaka
Grant Cumings, Chiawa Camp and Old Mondoro, Lower Zambezi
Jelous “Chops” Nyandowo, Mtondo Camp and Kayila Lodge, Lower Zambezi
Juri van Zyl, Buya Bamba, Lusaka
Sarah Davies, Wildlife Crime Prevention, Lusaka
Suzyo Mwanza, ZCCM Investments Holdings PLC​, Lusaka


Alan Watson
George Sokota
Grant Cumings

Honorary Life Members

Alan Harkness
Alan Watson
Ian Stevenson
Jelous Nyandowo
Leanne Edwards
Mads Sandau
Ralph Pecker
Tine Astrupgaard
Trevor Long

CLZ employs 77 local Zambian people. On average 5 people benefit from 1 person with a job, so in effect 385 people benefit from being employed by CLZ