Benson Mwambene is a founder and Executive Director of ‘Social Advocacy for Development Network. Apart from being a holder of a Bachelor of Arts Media for Development from the University of Malawi, Chancellor College, Benson has extensive experience and knowledge in community mobilisation, corporate communication, behavioural Change communication, demand creation communication strategies and development approaches necessary to influence positive, overreaching outcomes in development initiatives.
‘Social Advocacy for Development Network’ SADN, is a youth led network that foster youth action towards sustainable development through advocacy. As a non-governmental organisation, SADN aims at voicing out and acting on problems facing the society in sustainable ways. Specific areas of interest include Sexual Reproductive Health, Gender Equality, Education, Entrepreneurship, Capacity building, Environmental health and Civic engagement just to mention a few.
So far, the organisation has mobilized over 30 active youth in Salima district, who desperately need this platform to impact and develop the nation using innovative and sustainable methods.