The Secretariat is the administrative arm of  RCZ. It is headed by an Executive Director. The functions of the Secretariat are:

  • Ensuring that the mandate of  RCZ as embodied in the Research Act (1986) is carried out as directed by the Board
  • Ensuring regular production of  RCZ publications.
  • Following up on progress on research being undertaken in the country.
  • Carrying out other duties as directed by the Board

Our offices are located at: 11 Stafford Road Mt Pleasant Harare ,

Our postal address is P.O Box CY294,Causeway, Harare,Zimbabwe

Tel: +263 (242) 304733, 304787, and 304861.

E-mail us at or


Executive Director
PA to Executive Director  Mrs F Katsande
Finance and Administration Manager Mrs R Tamangani
Marketing and External Relations Manager
Research Prioritisation,Control and Coordination Manager Dr T Marango
Chief Accountant Mr E Mukova
Technical Officer Mr E Sibanda
Technical Officer Ms Z Gumede
Technical Officer Ms M Chikwanha
Technical Officer Mr L Tsvangirai
Technical Officer Mr F Z Chinyemba
Technical Officer Mr J Tendenedzai
Records and Information Officer Mrs L Kembo
Human Resources Officer Ms D Manyara
Admin & Logistics Assistant Ms A Shonhiwa
External Relations Officer
Internal Audit Officer
Bookkeeper Ms V Chikukwa
Secretary/Receptionist Ms T Chiwanza
General Hand Mr L Chiwota