Director - NEPAD Business Foundation
“Yvonne Chaka Chaka” is a performing artist, entrepreneur, and humanitarian. She is currently a UNICEF’s Goodwill Ambassador against malaria, and also Ambassador for Roll-Back Malaria (sponsored by the World Bank, United Nations, World Health Organization, and other institutions).
Yvonne tirelessly campaigns for medications and bed nets that will help end malaria in Africa.
Yvonne has also served as Ambassador for the University of South Africa (UNISA); City of Johannesburg Tourism, and Nelson Mandela’s 46664 Campaign. In 2001 Yvonne was named one of the Top 100 Heroes of South Africa by the Star Newspaper.