2013 International Peacemaker
Rev. Moses Makandwire
Moses is the director for Church and Society, Church of Central Africa Presbyterian (CCAP), Synod of Livingstonia, one of the oldest and largest churches in Malawi. He has vast experience in monitoring and observing elections in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Southern Sudan, Mozambique, South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Tanzania and is assisting in the 2014 tripartite elections. A writer and speaker on issues of good governance, peace and conflict areas and human rights, Moses has served internationally and nationally as a Chairperson for the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Civil Rights Network, SADC Election Support Network, Malawi Election Support Network (MESN), National Integrity Platform-Malawi and Civic and Political Space Platform respectively and as a Special Law Commissioner for Review of the Republican Constitution in Malawi between 2005 and 2007 and as a Negotiating team member for the Civil Society-Malawi Government Dialogue team during the post 20 July 2011 demonstrations.