President Profile

HER EXCELLENCY DR. GERTRUDE MUTHARIKA

FIRST LADY THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI

  • She has a Degree in Business Administration.
  • She has vast experience in administration and rural development gained at World Vision International.
  • She was a Member of Parliament in the Malawi National Assembly
  • She is the Honorary Chairperson and Patron of Malawi Against Polio (MAP).
  • She is a member of High Level Group of Regional Leaders in Eastern and Southern African that advises, steers and supports the young people in education and sexual health.

With her passion in Sanitation, the first Lady established the GERTRUDE MUTHARIKA BEAUTIFY MALAWI TRUST (GM – BEAM TRUST) to improve health and quality of life through increased access to responsible participation and improved management of waste and sanitation facilities in Malawi.